Dr. Ari Ingimundarson is discipline manager for geoscience at Mannvit hf. Mannvit is an international consulting firm with decades of experience across all disciplines of geothermal development. He is a senior mechanical engineer and holds a PhD in Automatic Control from Lund Technical University.
Dr. Ingimundarson has extensive geothermal project management experienced including due diligence studies, feasibility studies, and design of geothermal power plants. His experience spans a wide field, from concept design to commissioning of geothermal power plants.
Dr. Ingimundarson has been involved in projects in Iceland, Germany, El Salvador, Nicaragua, USA, Hungary, Croatia, Chile, Mexico and the Philippines. He has also been heavily involved in Business Development with client visits, preparation of commercial proposals, contracting and negotiation.
Dr. Ingimundarson sits on the Board of Directors of the Icelandic Geothermal Cluster. He is also a board member of the Geothermal Association of Iceland (GAI).
Recent projects are design reviews of geothermal power plants in Indonesia, project management and technical advisory for a geothermal power plant in Mexico, project management of basic and detail design of a geothermal power plant in Croatia, technical project management of an Enhanced Geothermal System (EGS) project in Hungary.