About Vattenfall

Group presentation: Vattenfall for a fossil free future

One of Europe's largest generators of electricity

Vattenfall is 100 percent owned by the Swedish state and is one of Europe's major retailers of electricity and heat and one of the largest producers of electricity and heat.

Vattenfall in brief

Our strategy and strategic objectives

To fulfil our purpose – to "Power Climate Smarter Living" – our overarching strategy for the years ahead is based on four strategic objectives:

Our strategy and strategic objectives

Operations and sponsorship

Our energy sources

Vattenfall's energy mix reflects the energy sources available in the countries in which we operate.

Read about our different energy sources


Vattenfall's main markets are Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Germany, the UK and Sweden.

Vattenfall's markets

Energy trading

Vattenfall is one of the leading trading companies in the European energy industry. 

Our Asset optimisation and trading business

Sponsorship programmes

Vattenfall's sponsorship programmes aim to support initiatives in communities where we operate and to add value to society.

Our sponsorships

Corporate governance

Annual General Meeting

Vattenfall AB's Annual General Meeting 2017 took place at the Head office in Solna, Sweden. A recorded version of the AGM is available.

Link to the on-demand webcast (in Swedish)

Board of Directors

Vattenfall's Articles of Association stipulate that the Board shall have a minimum of five and a maximum of ten members.

Meet our Board members

Meet our CEO

Magnus Hall is the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vattenfall since 1 October 2014.

Read about Magnus Hall

Compensation guidelines

Here you will find information regarding Vattenfall's compensation guidelines, including directors' fees and compensation of senior executives.

More about compensation guidelines