Harald von Heyden is Partner and Head of Renewable Energy at Arctic Securities and has extensive experience within the field from Norway and internationally including positions in Statkraft, Vattenfall, Axpo and lately as head of Agder Energi’s expansion in continental Europe. Haralds leads a team at Arctic that consists of dedicated personnel within Corporate Finance as well as research analysts.
Arctic Securities and the Arctic Group aims to become a leading center of expertise with respect to broking, research and corporate services in the field of renewable energy. Arctic acquired in November 2019 47.5% of the shares in Cleanworld AS, one of Europe’s largest brokers of renewable energy certificates. Cleanworld is a leader in broking green certificates, including Guarantees of Origin. Arctic also owns part of the research company Greenfact AS, a specialist in analysis and data on the green certificate market.
The Arctic Group is a leading, independent provider of financial services which opened its doors for business operations in August 2007. The company was founded by a handful of men with a vision of creating a financial adventure. The vision was to establish an investment bank. Arctic is founded on an entrepreneurial spirit, which permeates the culture and drive of Arctic’s employees, which today totals about 220 people. Since the startup in 2007, Arctic have expanded its international footprint with offices in Stockholm, New York, Rio de Janeiro and Houston, but always with a strong Norwegian heritage at the core.