ECC: Götz Dittrich appointed as new Chief Operating Officer

At its meeting on 11st December 2018, the Supervisory Board of European Commodity Clearing (ECC) appointed Dr Götz Dittrich as a new member of the Management Board.

As of 1 January 2019, Götz Dittrich will take over the function of the Chief Operating Officer of ECC. At the same time, Iris Weidinger and Steffen Köhler will leave the ECC Management Board to focus on their mandates as CFO and COO of the European Energy Exchange (EEX).

Götz Dittrich joined ECC in 2013. As Director Clearing & Settlement, he is currently in charge of Risk Operations and Physical Settlement as well as the development of the clearing systems.


European Commodity Clearing (ECC) is the leading clearing house for energy and commodity products in Europe. ECC assumes the counterparty risk and guarantees the physical and financial settlement of transactions, providing security and cross-margining benefits for its customers. As part of EEX Group, ECC provides clearing services for EEX, EEX Asia, EPEX SPOT, Powernext and Power Exchange Central Europe (PXE) as well as the partner exchanges HUPX, HUDEX, NOREXECO, SEEPEX and SEMOpx.