While many people see the world along political, geographical or financial lines, we believe that energy will shape tomorrow’s view of reality.
No matter what industry you work in, the power of energy fuels it. Energy production capacities and consumption rates are shaping national economies and international relations. If you want to understand the future, think energy.
Enabling profitable energy decisions
At Priogen, understanding the energy of things is our core business. In a highly complex energy market, our in-depth scientific approach to price forecasting enables us to distill the exact information needed to make fact-based, future proof and profitable business decisions.
Based in Amsterdam, our 24/7 business operation focusses on short- and medium-term power trading, sourcing and optimizing generation under management.
Whether you produce or consume energy, our team’s independent position and trading expertise will maximize energy value while minimize energy risks for your business.
Priogen Management Team
Burcak Tokgoz is Priogen’s Chief Executive Officer. Since the liberalization of power and gas in Europe in the early 2000s, Burcak has been fascinated by developing concepts for bringing order and structure in exceedingly complex electricity systems and markets. As founder and CEO of Priogen he enjoys inspiring our team and our partners to enable the energy transition together.
He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Vrije University of Amsterdam. Burcak is an avid reader of non-fiction books and enjoys travel and skiing.
JanWillem Meijeringh is Head of Credit & Risk Management. JanWillem has overall responsibility for Priogen’s Mid- and Back Office activities. He joined Priogen in 2014 with over 15 year’s international experience in Credit and Risk Management working for financial institutions and well known energy trading companies. Born and raised in the Netherlands, JanWillem also worked part of his professional career in Geneva, Switzerland. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics (Finance & Risk Management) from the University of Groningen. He is a father of 3 (including twins) and aims to run a half marathon every year.
Remco Frenken is the Head of the Business Development, Origination and Analysis. He is a.o. responsible for all the non-standard transactions, like Power Purchase Agreements, flexibility contracts and new product development. Remco brings a wealth of knowledge from over 25 years of experience across the energy value chain, including business development, trading, portfolio optimization and origination, for a wide range of energy commodities. Prior to joining Priogen in April 2018, Remco held executive positions at Essent, RWE, and boutique consultancy firm UMS in Den Bosch, Dusseldorf, Geneva and Amsterdam from 1998 till 2018. Remco holds a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Delft University of Technology. He has a passion for combining technical insights and commercial excellence and he is fluent in Dutch, English, German and Slovak.