Alexander Richter, Director at Large
Alexander Richter is Founder and Principal of ThinkGeoEnergy, a geothermal focused advisory firm working for corporate clients on strategic, marketing and corporate finance related activities. The firm also operates the leading news service for the global geothermal energy industry, ThinkGeoEnergy.com. He also acts as Marketing & Communications Director for Norwegian Green Energy Group AS that provides turn-key modular geothermal wellhead power plants.
Alexander is a Director on the Board of the International Geothermal Association (IGA) for the term of 2013-2016. He is also Director-at-Large on the Board of the Canadian Geothermal Energy Association (CanGEA), and has been a spokesperson for geothermal energy at many of the major geothermal and renewable energy events internationally.
From 2005 to 2011, he was a director in the Geothermal Energy Team of Icelandic bank Íslandsbanki. As a founding member of the team, he focused on business development, origination and research in geothermal energy.
A German national, Alexander has a law degree from the University of Konstanz, Germany, with additional legal studies at Queens University and the University of Ottawa, Canada. He also has a Master of Electronic Commerce degree from Dalhousie University, Canada.