Heiko Englert recieved the Dipl.-Ing. degree and Dr.-Ing. degree in electrical engineering from Saarbrücken University and Darmstadt University of Technology in 1997 and 2002, respectively. After working as research assistant at Institute of Electrical Power System at Darmstadt University of Technology he joined SAG IDS GmbH, Ettlingen, where he was product manager for protection and substations automation systems.
Since 2006 he is with Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Energy Automation as an expert for standardization and IEC 61850 issues. He is member of DKE AK 952.0.1 "Engineering".