Pierre works at RISE as senior project manager within offshore renewables. He has 15 years of combined experience from R&D and project management and before he joined RISE in 2013 he has worked as an engineer and project manager at Volvo Cars for 8 years. He did his master’s in mechanical engineering at Luleå University. He founded and runs the business and innnovation network called Ocean Energy Sweden, thats gathers the value chain in the ocean energy sector in Sweden. He runs both european, national and regional project and has very good knowledge about different reserach programs and funding. On european level he is an active member of the trade organisation Ocean Energy Europe and takes part in the Ocean Energy Forum (EC) as steering group member for ETIPOcean.