Erwin Bogner is currently serving as the Founder and CEO of ARS International Inc. a New York based renewable energy project development and investment firm. He is also a co-founder and director of American Biocarbon LLC. He served as the co-founder and president of New Age Energy Inc., co-founder and CTO for Adaptive Propulsion Systems Inc. and was the founder and CEO of Bogner Industries Inc. In addition, he held engineering positions, with Grumman Aerospace, Dassault Aviation SA and Saab Aerospace. Mr. Bogner has conducted extensive research for uses and implementation of renewable energy technologies and received the Energy Globe Award in 2009 and 2015 for new innovative, renewable energy technologies, designed and implemented in the US. He holds various technology patents and has over 30 years of experience in project engineering, development and management. Mr. Bogner holds a master’s degree in aeronautical engineering and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.