Mentors

Our companies receive mentorship from successful entrepreneurs, experienced investors, industry experts, and connectors who help them strategize, prioritize, and expand their networks.

We are constantly adding premium Mentors to the list that can help Startup Energy Reykjavik Startups accelerate. Mentors will be visiting teams nearly everyday of the program, debating and advising the companies. Do you know about a talented mentor that should be part of the program? Let us know!

Agnar hefur víđtćka reynslu sem stjórnandi á fjármálamarkađi. Hann sat í stjórn Arion banka í 3 ár og í stjórn Afl sparisjóđs í eitt ár. Ţá var hann framkvćmdastjóri fjármála hjá HRV Engineering í 5 ár og bar ţar ábyrgđ á rekstri verkefnaskrifstofa, tćknimála og fjármálastjórn en HRV sérhćfir sig í verkefnum og verkefnastjórn fyrir álver á Íslandi og erlendis. Agnar var frumkvöđull ađ stofnun SPRON Factoring hf. og var framkvćmdastjóri félagsins í 7 ár en ţađ var fyrsta fyrirtćkiđ hér á landi sem sérhćfđi sig alfariđ í „factoring“ fjármögnun. Áđur starfađi Agnar á fjármálamarkađi og viđ mat á lánshćfi fyrirtćkja.

Agnar er međ M.Sc. í rekstrarverkfrćđi frá DtU, međ próf í fjármálagreiningu og frumkvöđlafrćđum frá MIT og međ réttindi sem verđbréfamiđlari. Agnar hefur einnig sótt námskeiđ í verkefnastjórnun, leiđtogaţjálfun og ACC réttindanám sem markţjálfi.

Over 15 years of international work experience working with the EU and International Finance Institutions (IFI´s ). Expert on EU Energy climate and energy policy. Expertise in programme management and international finance (lending/blending) in climate and energy related investments. Experienced in structuring investment projects, review funding proposals and implement projects in various countries. Ágústa has worked closely with Icelandic companies on strategy and funding of geothermal projects in Europe and internationally. Extensive global contact network within the EU and international institutions and on government level in several EU countries.

Global activities on market research and business consultancy with focus on strategy, finance, investment and market positioning. Focus on structuring projects around international finance opportunities and working with clients on how to create opportunities within the international grant and finance environment.

Deputy director at HS Orka

Rector at University of Reykjavik

Investor

Manager Power Projects Department Landsvirkjun

COO at Icelandic Startups

Managing Director of Frumtak

Corporate Entrepreneur at Arion Bank

IP Lawyer at Lex Law

CEO at Stiki Information Security

CEO at Even ehf.

Managing Partner at Thule investments

Project Manager at Innovation Centre Iceland.

Fagstjóri - efnaferlar og efnistćkni

Dean School of Science and Engineering at Reykjavík University

Iceland Geothermal - Cluster Manager

Director Iceland School of Energy

Business Development Manager at Landsvirkjun

Managing Director Research and Development at Orkuveita Reykjavíkur

Operational Manager at GEORG - GEOthermal Research Group

Fjármálastjóri hjá NMI, MBA: stofnun fyrirtćkja og fyrstu skref

Head of Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Iceland

Innovation Center Iceland, Fagstjóri - orka- og umhverfistćkni

Engineering and Natural Sciences - Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer  at University of Iceland

Project Manager for Wind Power at Landsvirkjun

Independent advisor and planner

Mechanical Engineer Ph.D. at Verkís

Head of Faculty - Engineering and Natural Sciences - Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer 

CEO of Skipti

Mechanical Engineer at Verkís

HR - Department Head - School of Science and Engineering

Deputy MD Corporate Banking at Arion Bank

Framkvćmdastjóri hjá NMI, MBA: stofnun fyrirtćkja og fyrstu skref

Associate at KPMG

Investment Manager at Frumtak GP

Executive Chairman & Founding Owner of Stiki

Iceland Geothermal

Co-Founder and VP of Sales- and Marketing at Meniga

Owner and CEO at InfoMentor

Head of Research at Eyrir Invest

Marketing training and consulting

Former CEO of Nýherji

Assistant Professor at Reykjavik University

Mechanical Engineer, Geothermal Systems, Verkís Consulting Engineers

COO at Meniga

Account manager at Arion Bank

Chairman of Cooori

CEO of Innovation Centre Iceland

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