Mina Weydahl is the director and founder of Polareco. Mina has worked on energy and climate change matters for almost a decade, most recently with the United Nations Development Programme where she led the Environment Unit in one of the Asia-Pacific sub-offices. Her daily work was to implement projects that enabled people to have access to energy, using renewable sources such as sun and wind. Mina has an MA in Political Economy from the University of Kent, and an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.
Elena Khichtchenko provides marketing advice for Polareco, with 13 years’ experience of working in international communication agencies such as Saatchi & Saatchi, Grey, Rapp Collins. Elena has an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.