Our Team

Knut-Erlend Rosvold

Knut-Erlend Rosvold

Founder

Knut-Erlend Rosvold founded Provitaz in 2013. Provitaz simply means “For-life-Azerbaijan” and was established with the hope of sustaining people with a meaningful and healthy work focusing on renewable energy and other sustainable technologies. His goal is that Provitaz always consider the larger picture and help customers with technologies and solutions that not only improve your life here and now, but also the life of the generations to come.

Azer Gurbanov

Azer Gurbanov

Chief Executive Officer

A committed and diligent professional with an extensive background in leadership and people management. Possesses superior interpersonal and communication skills, as well as an ability to manage and organize diverse groups. Provides innovative solutions for business problems and implements them effectively. Navigates high-pressure situations with discernment and exercises tact when collaborating with teams.

Emin Mammadov

Emin Mammadov

Senior Engineer

Emin’s been working as a Senior Engineer for Bechtel; Fluor Corp.; CB&I and Kiewit Corp. During those years he excelled in this field, efficiently cutting the side expenses that were bringing those top contractors down. Few years ago we managed to get him onboard, and not even a full year later we’ve had a our returns in a form of an optimized expenses budget!

Janne Aitta

Janne Aitta

Deputy Director

Responsible and persistent person with background in telecommunications engineering. Started his career at Nokia company in Finland before moving on to work in various projects in Azerbaijan. Specializes on developing systems and projects with focus on quality. Janne leads our creative team of engineers. His proven ability to manage the most complex projects and bring the craziest concepts to life is what makes him as efficient as he is. Together, this creative team can be the launchpad of any project, giving it a head start at the earliest stages of the construction project’s planning.

Carsten Haertel

Carsten Haertel

Deputy Director

Previously Carsten owned his own mid-sized contracting company in Germany. That kind of a first hand, entrepreneurial experience in managing all the processes and operations for a construction company got our attention. Last year we invited him to join our team, which he fortunately did…