Teofil Muresan became an entrepreneur in 1997 when he founded Electrogrup and started offering consulting services in connection to the power infrastructure.
Mr. Muresan is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of Electrogrup Infrastructure, a holding company which includes Electrogrup, Direct One, Nova Power & Gas, Wesee and Netcity. Before taking this role, he was Chairman of the board of Electrogrup from 2015 until 2017, chief executive officer from 2003 until 2015 and technical director of the company from 2000 to 2003. Starting his career in 1989 as an electrical engineer at Deva Cement Factory, he afterwards held positions as dispatcher and chief dispatcher at the Local Dispatch Centre and the National Grid Control Centre.
Over the past 20 years, Mr. Teofil Muresan gradually extended the lines of business of Electrogrup to telecom infrastructure and civil energy infrastructure - transforming the synergies among these fields into competitive advantage by leveraging the innovative concept of cross sector. The company collaborates with some of the most important telecom operators, energy distributors and industrial park or renewable energy production units’ developers. Over time, the various lines of business evolved into separate companies and today Electrogrup represents a group of companies with over 700 employees: Electrogrup, Direct One, Nova Power & Gas, Wesee and Netcity.
Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2012 edition of Champions in Business, Teofil Muresan holds a variety of academic qualifications: he graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering Cluj-Napoca in 1989, where he also received his PhD in Engineering in 2006. Mr. Muresan also has a Master’s Degree in Strategy and Leadership at the London Business School and this year started a three years program, Owners and Presidents Management, at Harvard Business School.