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IHA Board 2017-2019

Tron ENGEBRETHSEN

Tron ENGEBRETHSEN

Senior Vice President, International Hydro, Statkraft

Tron Engebrethsen has over 17 years of experience leading power generation at Statkraft. His portfolio includes over 160 power plants, with a capacity of more than 16,000 MW and an annual output of approximately 50 TWh, mainly hydropower, but also wind farms, CCGT plants and biofuel plants.

He has also been responsible for greenfield hydropower in the Nordic countries. For a year and a half he held the position of EVP production and markets at SN Power, with power plants in South America and the Far East, until the integration of most of these plants into the Statkraft organisation.

He has held several positions at Statkraft since his employment in 1980, including FEX information manager, regional director and leader of the technical department. He has extensive experience from difference Boards within the Norwegian, Swedish and international hydropower industry.

Tron holds an MSc in electrical engineering from the Norwegian Institute of Technology in Trondheim and has attended the Young Managers Program at INSEAD in France.