Auður Andrésdóttir is a geologist and senior environmental expert in the Civil and Environmental Division at Mannvit. She has been involved in geothermal projects at Mannvit for 17 years since joining the company in 2001. She has extensive experience, having worked on geothermal projects in Iceland and internationally. Her fields of specialization include project management, environmental impact assessment, consulting with authorities, presentations and writing environmental reports on geothermal projects. Along with her experience as a geologist and environmental specialist, she is also experienced in geochemistry, geochemical analysis and research. Auður Andrésdóttir was employed as an environmental expert at the Planning Agency of Iceland before joining Mannvit, where she was involved in reviewing numerous EIA projects. She also has nine years’ experience as a research scientist at the Science Institute, University of Iceland.