We are pleased to announce that Mr. Peter Thyssen (43) will be joining Viking Heat Engines AS in Kristiansand from 1st of December this year.
Peter Thyssen comes from
his current position as Managing Director of Mandals AS, a world class producer
of quality flat hoses with global markets. Before taking on the job as Managing
Director he served as Sales Director in the same company.
Mr Thyssen is a graduate
from Copenhagen Business School and worked for many years on the commercial and
marketing side of the airline industry for both SAS and Austrian. In the years
1996 – 2002 he was Sales Director (VP) of the CHAM Paper Group, and has had an
outstanding career in international sales and marketing.
Peter comes to us at a
time when we are just beginning to negotiate and enter long term commercial
arrangements with distributors and partner companies, and he brings with him
experience and skills which are vital for the CraftEngine commercialization,
says John Bernander, CEO of Viking Heat Engines AS.
This is a company
with innovation at the core of its business and an entrepreneurial air and
energy which really intrigues me, says Peter Thyssen. Add to this a product -
the CraftEngine - with great promise in producing energy from renewable
sources and turning waste heat into valuable electricity. This is a venture
that I really look forward to contribute to, concludes Peter Thyssen.