Forum22 Speakers: Christer Bjoerkqvist

Christer Björkqvist is the Managing Director and founder of ETN Global, a network bringing together gas turbine users, OEMs, suppliers, service companies, and the R&D community. ETN’s mission is to accelerate research, development, and demonstration of safe, secure, affordable, and dispatchable carbon-neutral energy solutions by 2030, implemented globally by 2050.

Prior to the foundation of ETN in 2005, Christer Björkqvist was the General Manager of the association of European Manufacturers of Gas Turbines for five years. In his current position, he has successfully coordinated several research projects and established a platform for technology advancement, knowledge sharing, development of best practices and standards, and influencing the policy and legislative framework. Christer Björkqvist is also an elected member of the international Electric Power Committee and the Executive Chair of the ASME Turbo Expo 2022.

Christer Björkqvist panelist at the energy and aviation forum in Zurich 2024

Energy Systems Speaker

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