testimonial_herbert_peelsHerbert Peels

(50) Co-Founder and
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Peels was the General Manager and Vice President for Enron Wind / GE Wind Europe and had held several senior management positions between 1996 and 2004, including supply chain management and production. During the Enron and GE period, activities around several offshore projects and offshore designs were undertaken and demo units and projects deployed. He set up operations in Europe and Asia and established a manufacturing facility in Spain. Previously, Mr. Peels was with Fokker Aviation between 1989 and 1995 as the Project and Materials Management Manager. He graduated from Polytechnik Rotterdam (Netherlands) with an Engineering Degree and also obtained a Business Studies degree from University of Rotterdam.

Mikael Jakobsson

(50) Co-Founder and
Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Jakobsson was the CEO of Airicole / EDF, an offshore wind project development company, between 2001 and 2005, this company developed projects up to 1GW. He was with Zond / Enron Wind between 1996 and 2001 where, most recently, he was Director of Sales and Offshore and led the execution of the Utgrunden offshore project in 2000. From 1991 to 1996, Mr. Jakobsson was the VP of Project Management / Construction Coordination at BTM Consult Corp in the US. He began his career at Wind World and was in-charge of wind turbine sales (including the first offshore project in the world). He graduated from Lund University (Sweden) with a Masters degree in Agricultural Management and also obtained a degree in Wind Power from Toender Technical College (Denmark).