MAR – TEAM MEMBERS

Ottar Zahl Jonassen

Ottar Zahl Jonassen

CEO / Owner MARELIUS - Greater Arctic Holding


Ottar is a Norwegian entrepreneur and is a creative and solution-oriented businessman living in Vadsø in a small village called Vadsø with 6000 inhabitants on top of Europe.

Vadsø and Varanger is located in the arctic part of Norway close to the Arctic Ocean: the Barents Sea, Lapland (Fi), and the Russian border. Mr. Ottar runs the private-owned company MARELIUS and Greater Arctic Holding. 

 

Pedro Legèr Pereira

Pedro Legèr Pereira

Architect ApART Studio

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ArchiSculpture (Architecture+Sculpture) is for EVERYONE.

Comfort and aesthetic/spatial quality, as well as fundamental Human Rights, must be guaranteed to everyone, in any part of the world, “without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, sexual orientation national or social origin”… and also to all other non-human/”non-creative” living beings with whom we share this planet…

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Karen Hay

Karen Hay

Founder & Creative Director INdulge Advisoryboard member - MAR, Ekkerøy


INdulge is a Hong Kong based interior design studio specializing in luxury international hotel and entertainment environments throughout the Asia Pacific region.

At INdulge we believe that every project deserves to have unique concepts and original solutions created specifically for a given space or property. We work with our clients to understand their vision and help bring their brand to life.

Silvija Seres

Silvija Seres

Advisoryboard member - MAR, Ekkerøy


Silvija Seres is a mathematician and a technology investor. She has worked on algorithm research in Oxford, development for the search engine Alta Vista in Palo Alto, strategic leadership in Fast Search and Transfer in Oslo and Boston, and later in Microsoft.

She now works as a board member in several major companies such as DNV-GL and Ruter, and as an active investor in several startup companies.

 

Charles Wara

Charles Wara

Advisoryboard member - MAR, Ekkerøy


Charles Wara is the skipper on and the owner of s/y Goxsheim. Since 1999 he has spent much of the days devoted to the rebuilding and skippering of the ship.

As a real Varanger and Northern Norway patriot, this part of the country is his back yard, and he knows where to take you for the real experience..

Garrick Lam

Garrick Lam

Advisoryboard member - MAR, Ekkerøy

Well-versed event planning and tourism marketing professional. Dedicated the career development in the tourism industry with 10 years of experience in large-scale events management and tourism marketing. Organized various events, ranged from 100 to over 900 audiences, art exhibitions, community programs. Specialized in destination marketing brand concept and development to portrait places of interest.