Geir Bjørkeli has over 25 years experience in marine systems and prior to joining Corvus Energy, held executive positions with the Dutch offshore construction equipment solutions company, Huisman. Prior to joining Huisman, Geir was a design engineer with the ship designer and shipbuilder, Ulstein. He has also held several positions within Rolls-Royce, including VP Sales for North East Asia and Managing Director of Rolls-Royce Marine Japan, during which time he was based in Korea for six years and Japan for two years. Subsequently, he was appointed VP Systems Sales & Marketing Campaigns with global responsibility for Rolls-Royce systems in merchant vessels. Bjørkeli is a mechanical engineer by training from Western Norway University of Applied Science, and holds an MBA in Shipping, Offshore and Finance at BI Norwegian School of Management and Nanyang Technical University, Singapore. He is now based in Bergen, Norway as CEO for Corvus Energy.
Geir Bjørkeli is member of the International Advisory Panel (IAP) on Maritime Decarbonisation. Board member of Maritime CleanTech cluster organisation and board member of Federation of Norwegian Industries - maritime sector.