The team

The team

Mr. Erik Thrane, (48) Chairman of the board

Erik Thrane has 23 years of experience from various business and the last 13 years from the energy business. He has extensive board experience and has previously been a board member of Nord Pool Spot AS, European Energy Exchange AG and Nord Pool Clearing ASA. He holds a law degree and has worked as a Deputy Judge and as lawyer at Norwegian Trustee before becoming General Counsel at Nord Pool ASA. At Nord Pool he also served as Compliance officer and head of Market Surveillance before becoming President & CEO at Nord Pool ASA.


Mr. Egil Bråthen, (47), Board Member

Egil Bråthen has over 23 years of experience from the financial end of real estate, energy companies, stock brokerages, currency and other investment projects. He has been involved as an honorary member and member of several Boards, and has been instrumental in the application process for companies who apply for concessions from the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway. Egil Bråthen has a large network of professional contacts on Norway and Scandinavia.


Mr. Edin Alisic, (49) Senior Project Advisor

Edin Alisic has 20 years of experience from leading positions within management, mergers & acquisitions, operations, and maintenance of complex projects within real estate and logistics industry. He has an Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree from NKI College of Engineering in Norway and Master of Management Program from Norwegian School of Management BI.


His prior positions include; Director of Real Estate for EELD International AS where he headed the development of the Project Management organization in Southeastern Europe; Managing Director for Emerging Europe Land Development AS; Managing Director for the Basale Group in Oslo; Business manager for the real estate portfolio of Kontorbygg Holding AS (Oslo Areal AS), Etatbygg AS, Naeringsbygg Holding AS and more. Edin Alisic has held several positions as a board member and advisory member for commercial real estate companies.


I adition as senior project advisor in GEIA, Mr. Alisic has today a position as Real Estate Manager at Municipality of Ullensaker, one of the fastest growing municipalities in Norway. It covers 252 km2 with approx. 34.500 inhabitants. Norway's main international airport Oslo Airport, Gardermoen, is located in Ullensaker. Mr. Alisic has responsibility for the development and management of all properties in the municipality, including active participation in municipal planning processes regarding design of framework for a sustainable energy, climate and environment policy.

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