The People

fida

Fida Abu Libdeh

CEO

Education:

  • MBA (Master in Business Administration), Reykjavik University
  • Energy engineer, Ministry of Industries and Innovation
  • BSc. in Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Iceland
  • Business and Economics – Preliminary Studies, Keilir Institute of Technology

Recipient:

  • 2016 – Founder of the Year,
    Nordic Startup Awards
  • 2016 – Best Bootstrapped (geoSilica Iceland),
    Nordic Startup Awards
  • 2015 – Ingenious & Innovative Achievements
    European Union Women Inventors & Innovators Network
  • 2014 – Person of the Year
    Vikurfrettir Reykjanesbaer
  • 2013 – Excellent Young Icelanders
    JCI

+354 699 6479

fida@geosilica.com

burkni

Burkni Pálsson

CTO

Education:

  • BSc. in Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Iceland
  • BSc. in Physics, University of Iceland
  • BSc. in Mathematics, University of Iceland
  • Former Bioinformatics Specialist at deCODE genetics Inc.

+354 821 5865

burkni@geosilica.com

anita

Aníta Hauksdóttir

Business Development Manager

Education:

  • MSc. in Sustainable Energy Engineering, Reykjavik University
  • Her master’s thesis was about the precipitation and utilization of geothermal silica from geothermal power plants
  • BSc. in Biomedical Engineering, Reykjavik University

+354 771 7080

anita@geosilica.com

hildur

Hildur Rún Sigurðardóttir Kvaran

Project Manager

Education:

  • Energy engineer, Ministry of Industries and Innovation
  • BSc. in Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Iceland
  • Science and Technology- Preliminary Studies, Keilir Institute of Technology

+354 857 3408

hildur@geosilica.com

emilia

Emilía Valdimarsdóttir

Production Manager

Education:

  • MSc. in Sustainable Energy Engineering, Reykjavik University
  • BSc. in Mechanical Engineering, Reykjavik University
  • Preliminary Studies, Reykjavik University

+354 692 9983

emilia@geosilica.com

katrin

Maria Katherine Idárraga Calderón

Office Manager

Education:

  • Office and Bookkeping, Promennt

+354 823 2898

katrin@geosilica.com