Tobias Federico studied Energy and Process Engineering (Diploma) at the Technische Universität Berlin. He started his career at international consulting and research companies. He founded Energy Brainpool in 2003 and is active Managing Director since then. Tobias Federico developed one of the first short-term forecasts for the electricity price development at spot markets and in 2005 the long-term fundamental energy market model Power2Sim for the long-term electricity price development. Tobias Federico has the project lead on portfolio and risk management and acts as lead analyst for studies on the energy market design, integration of renewable energies as well as trainer and lecturer at national and international seminars, events and conferences. He is also a proven expert on Blockchain in the energy industry. As a certified trainer, Tobias Federico is conducting seminars for exchange traders in consultation with the European Energy Exchange (EEX AG) and the European Power Exchange (EPEX SPOT SE).