|Employer||Statkraft Norfund Power Invest AS|
He was previously CEO of Fred Olsen Renewables AS, and started that position on Jan. 1, 2009.
He has chaired studies on the relationship between the European Union allowances and certified emission reductions markets, with special emphasis on the EUA market and its impact on electricity prices.
Lien has spent most of his career working with the oil and gas, aluminum and power activities of Norsk Hydro, most recently as vice president of Hydro Energy International. He was also in charge of all Norsk Hydro’s power trading in the Nordic countries.
Lien holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Norwegian Institute of Technology in Trondheim (NTNU).