Michael Bernhardsson has over 30 years professional experience working in the energy sector, with particular focus on commercial and transaction advisory aspects of energy markets and industries.
Michael has led numerous transaction advisory projects for major energy industry companies in Sweden and Europe. He acted as the commercial manager for the Moldova Energy Sector Reform and Efficiency Improvements Project in Chisinau and led a study on the possibility of an LNG maritime infrastructure in the Sulphur Emission Control Area (SECA).
Michael acted as commercial manager for the financial turn-around of the Zanzibar Electricity Company where he led activities to provide a solid financial foundation for ZECO and to diminish urgent risks in the power system. The assignment included reduction of technical and non-technical losses, customer inspection program, public awareness and communication program, balance sheet clean-up, business planning, development of performance indicators and development of a financial management system.
Michael holds a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering from Hässleholm Technical College, an MSc in Industrial Maintenance from the University of Lund and a Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Lund.
Michael is based in Malmö, Sweden.