Mr. Aune has also gained significant experience in internationalization, cross border activities and corporate governance as well as mergers and acquisitions through his role as board member across Greentech’s group structure and related investment and property companies.
In 2013, Arrow Electronics a Fortune 131 company with 2015 revenues of +$23 billion and +18,500 employees worldwide acquired Greentech to become part of Arrow Value Recovery – the global leader in IT asset disposition and reverse logistics. Following the acquisition, Mr. Aune was internally headhunted and in H2 2014 he assumed the position “Director of North American Operations”. His role includes leading all North American Operations, where he has made significant productivity enhancements. The network of eight processing plants counts a total of +1000 employees together with an extensive fleet operation that hauls 80% of the network’s products. Productivity and throughput has improved more than 50% since Mr. Aune’s inception – while total cost of operations has decreased significantly.