Dr. Per Christer Lund
Counsellor, Innovation Norway/Royal Norwegian Embassy, SG
Dr. Per Christer Lund is Principal Consultant at DNV GL’s Clean Technology Centre in Singapore, with focus on electricity market reforms, smart energy systems and renewable energy in the Asia region. Before joining DNV GL in March 2014, Dr. Lund served eight years as energy and science counsellor at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Tokyo.
Dr. Lund has a comprehensive and varied background with more than 20 years in energy industry and research in Norway, Canada and Japan. After a post-doc in Japan studying CCS and one year at a Japanese nuclear power station, he developed software for energy trading and risk management systems at first Institute for Energy Technology, later Nasdaq OMX.
Dr. Lund has also been involved in design and operation of deregulated electricity markets in North America, India and Europe; as country manager for now NASDAQ OMX in Canada and Senior Vice President at Nord Pool Consulting in Norway.
During his two years at Nord Pool Consulting, Dr. Lund was engaged in designing the intra-state wholesale electricity market in India (client: Ministry of Power/NTPC), design of the national wholesale electricity market in Turkey (client: TEIAS), and modelling and implementation of the “All Island” electricity market for Ireland and Northern Ireland (client: Irish regulator CER).