Sandnes, Norway, 2.August 2021
GreenCap Solutions AS announces the appointment of Ørjan Aukland as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective August 2, 2021. In his new role on the Executive Management Team, Aukland will lead finance and accounting and will prepare the company for an initial public offering.
Aukland joins GreenCap Solutions from the position of Head of M&A and Corporate Venture Capital at Lyse AS, a Norwegian industrial group operating within energy, telecommunications and power grid. He has served on numerous boards of directors, including Altibox Danmark A/S, Heimdall Power AS and Validé Invest II AS. Ørjan is educated within auditing and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Agder, Norway, and is a Certified European Financial Analyst from the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH).
“We’re incredibly fortunate to have someone of Ørjan Aukland’s caliber join our team and lead several key initiatives for GreenCap Solutions in 2021 and beyond. I look forward to working with Ørjan in his new role,” said Bjørn Rygg, GreenCap Solutions’ Chief Executive Officer.
“I’m excited to be joining a pioneering carbon capture technology company such as GreenCap Solutions as they expand into new geographical markets and industrial applications, beyond sustainable food production. With their unique technology, deep expertise and firm industrial foundation through majority-owner BR Industrier, the company has everything it takes to succeed,” said Aukland.