Board of Directors
Jordan is the Managing Director of Energy Co-invest Global (“ECG”), an energy developer and financier with projects in several countries principally in renewable power generation and cleantech. ECG is the largest shareholder of GEG, and was recently acquired by the renewable energy company Cindrigo where Jordan is also a Director.
Jordan began his career in central banking working directly with the Governor of the Bank of Canada. He continued to progressively senior positions with financial and energy companies. Jordan has held executive management over a billion dollars in transaction and enterprise value. With a focus on efficient outsourcing models and smaller teams of high quality experts, Jordan has managed companies and divisions ranging from 8 to 120 people, in 4 different countries.
In 2018, Jordan accepted appointments to the Boards of an energy company with successful renewable power plant projects with combined revenue and investment in excess of USD 200M. Jordan also recently held directorships and advisory appointments in real estate finance with a company that built 19 high rise towers, as well as banking, fintech, mining and other special advisory contracts.
Placed in sensitive positions requiring unquestioned trust and reliability, Jordan held “Level III, Top Secret” status, the highest security clearance in Canada. He regularly originates projects and leads negotiations for multi-jurisdictional transactions and has traveled to over sixty countries.
Prior positions held include Director, Hi-Rise Capital; CEO Sunbay Energy Corporation; SVP Finance & Strategy, Sun Energy Corp.; VP, Strategic Accounts and Director of Public Relations, Conros Corp.; and Special Assistant to the Governor, Bank of Canada.
A dual British Canadian citizen, Jordan holds degrees in Economics, Philosophy and International Relations, studying at Queen’s University, The University of Edinburgh and The London School of Economics.
Sigthor has over 18 years of relevant and unique experience in the financial markets, including 10 years as the CEO of financial companies in Iceland and the head of equity and alternative investments teams. He has extensive experience in creating and managing equity and private equity funds and has been a board member for companies associated with those funds.
Sigthor has a MSc. in Finance from the University of Iceland, with his graduate project focusing on financing an energy link between Iceland to the UK, and an MBA from EADA Barcelona where he majored in Energy and Structured Finance.
Overall, he has created, fundraised, and managed over 20 funds in the last 15 years, including asset classes like Icelandic equity, Scandinavian equity, fixed income, mezzanine, private equity funds, tourism, real estate development, real estate, energy, venture capital, and international private equity fund of funds among others. Sigthor also managed various transactions in debt and equity for over 500 million USD.
Tomas Otto Hansson
Director and Shareholder
Tomas is the founder and Chairman of Atom Innovations in Oxford England. Atom Innovations invests in and supports innovative companies and entrepreneurs. Tomas has over 20 years of experience in finance, banking, project management in various industries, as board member, in management or as project leader of large or small international investment projects.
He became a leading advisor to Novator, a London based private equity firm, first on the acquisition of Landsbanki, then the Bulgarian National Telecom. Tomas has been involved in, and as director of, multiple projects and companies globally, including in telecommunications, banking, shipping, and pharmaceuticals. For 8 years Tomas was the chairman of Nova, the leading mobile operator in Iceland. Tomas has an M.Phil degree in Economics from New York University.