Ivan Kristian Pedersen
Ivan heads Dong Energy’s strategic business unit, Energy as a Service, and is responsible for leading the development of the new international energy solutions and services business for B2B customers. Ivan joined DONG Energy in 2011 as a programme manager for Dong Energy’s virtual power plant (VPP) program; Power Hub, which was an integral part of the largest EU funded energy research and demonstration project: Twenties. Ivan brings more than 25 years of experience from the IT industry with more than 10 years of experience in implementing and operating complex IT systems at the customer side. Additionally, Ivan has more than 15 years of experience in roles as sales manager, product manager, innovation manager and member of executive management. Ivan holds an executive MBA in Innovation and Technology Management from Aalborg University in Denmark and specializes in customer driven innovation, technology management & marketing, programme management and organisational change.