Hans Thornell, M.Sc., Chairman, joined the Echandia management team in 2012. Hans is jointly responsible for business strategy, communications with our external partners and Echandia’s foreign expansion plans.

Hans is founder of Green City Ferries and an engineer and business development expert with a background in management consultancy and naval architecture and has worked with companies internationally since the seventies.

He is also a published author and business speaker and runs a number of other successful enterprises.

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Magnus is the co-founder and CEO of Echandia.

A naval architect with a Masters in vehicle engineering, Magnus has a professional background in the project management and development of naval ships and submarines. Magnus is mainly responsible for technical development and product certification.

Magnus has a Master’s degree in vehicle engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.

Contact Magnus:

Jean-Marc Holt
VP - Sales


Tage Eriksson
VP - Sales Norway


Echandia Marine AB
Beckholmsvägen 4, 115 21 Stockholm, Sweden

Business enquiries: Jean-Marc Holt - +46 70 603 22 93 -
Business enquiries Norway: Tage Eriksson - +47 911 64 193 –
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