Bjørnulf Østvik founded Ecogensus and leads the organization as Chairman, CEO and CTO.
Østvik has over 15 years experience in advanced technologies and complex systems, infrastructure, engineering, and large program management. He has a long history of fostering collaborations that further sensible energy and sustainability policies.
Østvik is former program/portfolio manager at Lockheed Martin Corporation, the largest defense contractor in the world and a leader in aerospace, energy, and advanced system solutions, where he started various energy and water programs. At Lockheed, he was responsible for development of new advanced technology programs including utility-scale power, mobile power, and sustainable bio-synthetic fuels.
Østvik has led collaborations with Sandia National Laboratory, the Joint Bioenergy Institute (DoE) and other research and development institutions.
Østvik holds a B.A. from Cornell University’s College of Arts and Sciences, a M.P.A. from Cornell University, and a J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.