Alpiq is the main Swiss power company formed from the merger of Atel and EOS in 2008.
ESP Consulting has been engaged with Alpiq on several projects. These include work on operating model, risk management and cost reduction.
Further information on our projects is available below.
Over an 18 month period, we supported Alpiq on a group-wide transformation and cost reduction programme tasked with delivering a streamlined organisation and achieving significant enduring cost savings. The scope of this programme spanned Generation, Trading and Sales as well as all Group Centre functions. Working as an integral part of Alpiq’s internal design and delivery team, we particularly supported the client in:
In addition, we supported and provided subject matter expertise to the trading workstream in the development of the Blueprint for the future commercial and trading function. This work included:
The programme designs and plans were approved and implemented.
Over a 6 month period, ESP Consulting supported Alpiq on the implementation and detailed design of a new business model. We supported the client in the design and implementation of methodologies, business rules, and processes, as well as in the drafting of accompanying documentation and the revision of group risk policies. Working closely with the client team, our work particularly focussed on:
The business model and revised risk policies were subsequently approved by the Executive Board.
Over a 12 month period, we provided subject matter expertise and implementation support on a comprehensive review and development of risk governance and policies. The new Group Risk Policy and supporting policy manuals (market, credit and business risk) were subsequently approved by the Executive Board and the Alpiq Board of Directors.
We assisted Alpiq to enhance their approach and methodology in several key areas, as well as to draft new policy documents. The scope of services delivered during this assignment included the review and development of:
As part of this work, new approaches were developed in several areas including: