Alexander Richter

Managing Director, Iceland Renewable Energy Cluster

Alexander Richter is the Managing Director of the Renewable Energy Cluster of Iceland and Iceland Geothermal, a cluster initiative for the energy and geothermal sector focused on competitiveness, innovation and the promotion of sustainable energy solutions of its members. A lawyer by profession, he is founder and editor of ThinkGeoEnergy, the leading online news and market intelligence platform for the global geothermal energy industry.

Before, he was Marketing & Communication Director of Green Energy Geothermal and a founding member of the geothermal energy team of Icelandic bank Íslandsbanki/ Glitnir.

Alexander is a board member and former President of the International Geothermal Association (IGA), and a board member of the Canadian Geothermal Energy Association (CanGEA).

  • Cornell University
  • Reykjavik University
  • Renewable Energy Cluster
  • Government of Iceland