Eolus appoints Head of Baltics
Eolus has appointed Inga Abolina as Head of Baltics. She will take office on 24 October, 2022.
Inga Abolina is an experienced finance manager with a proven track record in the energy industry including management of large-scale energy projects. She has, among others, held positions as CFO and Board Member of the Latvian natural gas company Latvijas Gāze and Director of Project Management of state-owned energy provider Latvenergo.
Eolus has been active in the Baltics for more than ten years and has built a project portfolio comprising approximately 700 MW onshore wind projects in Latvia and Estonia.
“We see great potential in the Baltics. With solid experience from the energy sector, I am convinced that Inga Abolina will be a great leader for our continued growth in this region. Now it is time to start realising renewable energy projects in Latvia and Estonia and add new projects to our portfolio also in Lithuania”, says Per Witalisson, CEO of Eolus.
“Driven by the will to accelerate the clean energy transition and increase Europe’s energy independence I am happy to join one of the European leaders in this transition. The new geopolitical and energy market realities put additional stress to the Baltic States for full integration with the continental Europe and require additional local electrical capacities. The Baltic terrain ensures great potential for renewable energy and as a part of Eolus I will have a chance to contribute to the transition to a sustainable energy system”, says Inga Abolina.
For further information, please contact:
Per Witalisson, CEO, +46 (0)70 265 16 15
Karin Wittsell Heydl, Head of Communications & Sustainability, +46 (0)761 16 71 99
Eolus is one of the leading developers of renewable energy in the Nordics and we are active in the whole value chain from development of green field projects to construction and operation of renewable projects. We offer attractive and competitive investments in the Nordic and Baltic countries, Poland and the United States. Founded in 1990, Eolus has constructed 666 wind turbines with a capacity of 1 414 MW. Eolus has signed contracts for 1,580 MW of asset management services of which 912 MW are in operation.
Eolus’ Class B share is traded on Nasdaq Stockholm Mid Cap. For further information, please visit www.eolusvind.com.