Jan Haizmann, Partner
Jan brings over 15 years of experience in energy trading in a variety of corporate functions. Jan advises the top-tier management of his international clients on a range of legal and regulatory aspects of commodity trading and gives contractual advice. He offers profound expertise in the energy industry, regulatory compliance, contractual support, risk management and business development.
Energy and Commodities
Dr. Jan Haizmann is a lawyer, and has more than 20 years of experience in the energy wholesale and commodity markets. Dr Haizmann is an independent consultant in the energy trading industry and has extensive project experience in the commodities market. Before setting up Correggio Consulting in 2005, Dr Haizmann worked at Enron Europe, TXU Energy Trading and Glencore Energy in legal, regulatory and commercial functions. In addition to working for clients at Correggio Consulting, Dr Haizmann holds several executive functions in the European Federation of Energy Trading (EFET). He is a member the EFET Board of Directors and has managed the Legal Committee as Chairman since 2005. Following client request, Dr Haizmann launched the Correggio Regulatory Report in 2009, a monthly regulatory monitoring service that which has become widely read in the energy industry. Building on his market entry consultancy experience and post-market entry compliance expertise, he developed jointly with Ponton the European energy compliance service CorreggioNet.
Disputes and Regulatory Compliance
In his consulting practice, Jan has experience in commercial arbitration, and helped resolving complex commercial disputes. He has assisted clients with their standard commodity trading documentation, improved risk management, and contributed to gas hub developments. Recently his focus lies in supporting companies with regulatory compliance and advising on new business strategies regarding financial regulation applicable to energy trading in Europe. Jan has been appointed key expert in technical assistance projects leading to the establishment of as Turkish gas market. Within a technical assistance project financed by the World Bank and the EU, Jan helped developing a blueprint gas trading and capacity platform for BOTAS. In 2015 Jan was tasked by the EU Commission to assist in the process leading to new electricity settlement rules in Cyprus.
Jan’s working languages are German, English, French and Dutch.