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Sven Scholtysik

Director, Research

Sven has extensive experience in the energy sector, having worked in the oil, wind and geothermal industries in Europe and North America. He is an expert in energy system transition questions and is leading this portfolio as Net Zero Atlantic’s Research Director. Sven has been the technical driving force behind the Atlantic Canada Energy System modelling project and is leading projects related to hydrogen and offshore wind, as well as potential clean growth opportunities.

Sven holds an MSc in Sustainable Energy Science from Reykjavik University and a BA in International Management from FOM Essen. In addition, he is a PhD Candidate in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Victoria.