With a strong emphasis on technical, operational and innovation, Arctic Green Energy Corporation’s core team is comprised of seasoned industry leaders in terms of technological know-how, sustainable energy utilization and project management – working constantly to fulfill the company’s mission of increasing shareholder value through sustainability.
The chairman and founder of Arctic Green Energy, is a serial entrepreneur with a few successful ventures on his track record across different fields and different parts of the world. Mr. Hardarson vision is to build highly profitable renewable energy and energy efficiency companies in the fast growing countries of Asia in the fight against global warming. Mr. Hardarson graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago in 1990 with honors from the Department of Architecture. Mr. Hardarson is an Icelandic citizen and divides his time between Asia and Iceland.
Mr. Gretarsson is Arctic Green Energy Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He has extensive international business experience within the industrial and energy sector. Before taking up his current position he was the COO of Marel (MARL Nasdaq), largest listed company in Iceland. Mr. Gretarsson also serves as non-executive director in Sinopec Green Energy and Chairman of the Board of Promote Iceland. Mr. Gretarsson holds Master´s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Executive Education from INSEAD
Ms. Zhao is Managing Director of Arctic Green Energy Beijing office and has been serving as CFO of Sinopec Green Energy Geothermal Development Co, Ltd. since 2009. Ms. Zhao has over decade experience in sustainable energy industry. Her area of expertise includes business strategy and execution, corporate finance, investment management, M&A, risk management and taxation. She also led a team registered the first geothermal district heating Clean Development Mechanism under UN Framework Climate Change. Ms. Zhao holds master´s degree in Financial Management in UK.
Mr. Magnusson is VP Business Development of Arctic Green Energy. Mr. Magnusson has an extensive Executive experience in Asia and has spent the greater part of last 14 years in China. Prior to joining Arctic Green he was Sales Manager for Asia at Ossur; a global orthopaedics company. Mr. Magnusson studied Mandarin Chinese in Sun Yat-Sen University in Guangzhou, China and has a Business Degree from Reykjavik University in Iceland.
Ms. Sun is Arctic Green Energy Corporation’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO). Ms. Sun has extensive engineering and management experience in geothermal and other clean energy projects. Before taking up her current position she was the Manager of Beijing Geology Exploration institute in China. Ms. Sun holds a Master´s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Iceland.
Mr. Sigurdsson is a Supreme Court Attorney and has substantial experience in providing legal services to businesses. Mr. Sigurdsson was for a period of time professor at the law faculty in Reykjavík University and prior to that lecturer at the University in Iceland along with his work as attorney. His expertise is company law and financial services. Mr. Sigurdsson graduated from University of Iceland as Cand. Jur, in 1986, graduated with LL.M from University of Virginia in 1987, and a Supreme Court Attorney in 1990.