About Us


Tony Savino

Tony Savino is a co-founder of Sound Solar Systems. Mr. Savino is also the principal of A.P. Savino LLC, a construction company located in Greenwich, CT. With 22 years experience in construction management and eight years of architectural training, Tony Savino has completed in excess of 500 projects, both commercial and residential, including shopping centers, condominiums, restaurants, office buildings, residential subdivisions and custom homes. Serving corporate clients like Federal Express and others, A.P. Savino has activities in several states along the eastern seaboard. Mr. Savino earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Miami with a specialization in Alternate Energy Systems in July of 1981.


Lars Norell

Lars Norell is a co-founder of Sound Solar Systems. Before, he was a principal and Managing Director at Cohen & Company, where he served as Head of Capital Markets and subsequently led the Alternative Assets effort. Prior to joining Cohen & Company in February of 2006, Mr. Norell was a Managing Director and Co-Head of US Structured Credit Products at Merrill Lynch. Before that he was a Vice President and investment banker in the Credit Products Group at Credit Suisse. Lars Norell began his career as an attorney at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in 1998. Educated in Europe and the US, Lars Norell has a BSBA from IUM in France and J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.


Magnus Lejdstrom

Managing Director (Partner)

Magnus is an experienced executive, investment banker and entrepreneur, having spent numerous years in transactional, advisory and senior leadership positions in the investment banking and banking sector. Prior to Sound Solar, Magnus has been actively involved in the development of several firms, both as an investor and in the leadership of the firms. Magnus is currently a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Point Energy Data and his other investments include being a co-owner in an asset management firm as well as a co-founder and owner of a marine dealership. Magnus received his BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Vermont in 1991.


Kira Savino

Kira Savino is the Director of Operations at Sound Solar Systems. She graduated from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL in January of 2009 with a BA in International Business. Her previous experience includes internships at Merrill Lynch in Islip, NY and Globe Pequot Press in Guilford, CT. She lives in Old Saybrook, CT.



Stepan Dragan

Stepan Dragan is a Senior Project Manager and head of production at Sound Solar Systems. He has been a principal of a construction company with over 10 years experience in residential and commercial construction. Stepan was educated in Europe and the US in mathematics and computer information systems.


Stephen Gushue

Stephen Gushue is a project and production manager at Sound Solar Systems. He has extensive experience in the construction industry, as well as CAD and design experience. Stephen takes care of all of Sound Solar’s design work as well as supporting production in the field. He lives in Norwalk, CT with his wife and daughter.


Sev Duvall

Sev Duvall is a project manager at Sound Solar Systems. He is a graduate of the University of Oregon. After broking in the fixed income arena for nearly 3 decades, Sev was ready for change in 2009, when he became involved in the field of renewable energy. He lives in Westport, CT.