Varena is a business developer / startup-believer / backpacker / power-shifter / tree-hugger. Currently, she puts her passion into the international IT-platform business at LichtBlick, where she can combine her drive for sustainable energy solutions with her craving to see the world. Prior to LichtBlick, she has been responsible for R&D at a ReeVOLT! (now Emovum),where she led the prototyping of electric vehicles. Varena has lived and worked for other sustainability companies in Thailand, Hong Kong and Sweden. She graduated from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm with a Master´s degree in Sustainable Technology and holds an undergraduate degree in Environmental Science from Leuphana University.