Senior Energy Manager
Pia is a Senior Energy Manager at the Blue Minds Group. She is driven by her passion to develop new, innovative energy systems and business models.
Before joining Blue Minds, Pia worked as a strategy consultant at the Boston Consulting Group in their energy practice for almost 4 years. During this time, she implemented and led projects in the areas of strategy, innovation and product development for various players in the energy industry. These included utilities, power plant operators and oil and gas companies in Austria, Germany, UK, France, Norway and Finland.
Before moving into business, Pia studied Technical Physics at the Vienna University of Technology and worked as a research assistant at Électricité de France (EDF) in Paris. At EDF she focused on the area of computational material science for photovoltaic applications and is a published author. She discovered her strong interest for data analysis and simulations during previous research stays in Kazakhstan about nuclear physics and in Austria and France about renewable energy simulations.
Pia has additional professional experience from working at Siemens Mobility in their strategy department in California and from her time as a working student in Vienna in the field of logistics.