Lars is a director of the Managing General Partner. His prior positions include President and Chief Executive Officer of Vattenfall AB (2001-2010), Managing Director of Celsius which later became SAAB AB (2000-2001), President and Chief Executive Officer of Celsius AB (1997-2000) and various positions with Ericsson over a 24-year period. Lars is also a member of the boards of directors of Robert Bosch GmbH and Holmen AB. He is Chairman of the Board of Green Circle Bioenergy Inc., and Burntisland Fabrication Ltd., as well as, Chairman and Managing Partner of BioElectric Solutions LGJ AB, Founder of Biomass for Electricity Initiative and Foundation and a member of the Board of Trustees of Hand in Hand International. Lars graduated from Chalmers University of Technology in Applied Physics with a Master of Science in 1973 and in 1986 graduated IMD, Lausanne, PED. Lars is an Honorary Professor in Physics, Brandenburg Technical University, Cottbus, Germany.