Founder, CEO & President
Elia Golfin is one of the founding members of the Aeolus Business Group. A technology and aircraft enthusiast with experience in the wind energy industry, Elia Golfin is adept at developing policies and processes that optimize the attainment of corporate goals and enhance client experience. He brings considerable insight to his position as Director of business Development for Aeolus Energy Systems and Aeolus Business groups, having been in a variety of executive posts in the wind farming industry during his career. In addition, Elia Golfin applies his expertise in transportation to foster on-time delivery of services and operational efficiencies for Aeolus Energy.
Elia Golfin accepted the challenges afforded by his role at Aeolus during the company’s first months of planning and operation. As an original member of the team, he contributed to such key tasks as the raising of capital, creation of business strategies, identification of target customers, recruitment, and pricing of services. He participated in the development of branding initiatives, including website design, and met with potential clients to secure contracts to grow the business. Keenly aware of the need for rapid deployment of services and personnel to meet client expectations, he also guided the organization’s site-operations programs, handling the acquisition of necessary equipment and manpower.
A long-time airline pilot, Elia Golfin flew routes in the United States, Australia, and Europe. He completed a Bachelor of Aviation at the University of Western Sydney, mastering such courses as aircraft mechanics, aviation safety, aerospace dynamics, and aviation management. He also earned an Advanced Diploma of Aviation at Navair International Flying College. A native of Australia, Elia Golfin currently lives in the United States and enjoys traveling, wine tastings, and Australian-rules football.