Horváth and Drees & Sommer Join Forces in the Field of Hydrogen Economy

The goal of the cooperation is to advise clients successfully in the concept development and implementation of hydrogen strategies and projects. In this way, both companies want to help to achieve the European climate goals by assisting industrial companies and the public sector in the reduction of emissions. They will be supported by Dr. Stefan Kaufmann, the former Commissioner for Hydrogen of the German Government.

Both companies are driven by the vision of successfully shaping the transformation to green energy. In May 2020, Horváth, OGE and TÜV SÜD joined forces and founded eventy. The joint venture offers a broad portfolio of services for the realization of hydrogen projects in various application areas. For more information, please visit

As part of their new hydrogen cooperation, Horváth and Drees & Sommer support clients in the development of climate-friendly business models, the creation of hydrogen ecosystems and the conversion of complete production and infrastructure facilities for the use of hydrogen as a gradual replacement of  fossil energy sources. The cooperation will be expended nationally and internationally, in order to further strengthen their clients’ competitiveness. For this purpose, Horvath and Drees & Sommer have mandated the former hydrogen commissioner of the German government, Dr. Stefan Kaufmann. From June 2020 until July 2022 the proven expert in hydrogen worked as Innovation Commissioner Green Hydrogen at the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).