UK Offshore Wind Firm Appoints Retired Admiral to Board

Press Release
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Sir Tim McClement: Photo credit CWind

Offshore wind service and solutions company CWind, welcomes Sir Tim McClement KCB OBE to the board of directors.

Sir Tim joins CWind as a non-executive board director with a specific interest in fleet management and operations, supporting Ralph Jensen, the manager of CWind’s charter fleet.

He brings insights plus marine and management expertise gained not only from a distinguished 35 year naval career culminating in running the Royal Navy’s front line operations as Deputy Commander-in-Chief Fleet, but also from commercial interests since then.

Sir Tim explained, “It is fun to work with an energetic company such as CWind.  I like the way that they work hard together as a team – to deliver the solutions needed.  The firm has a really infectious commercial vitality to it and it clearly has a lot of potential.”

Peter Jorgensen, the Managing Director of CWind commented, “Having worked with Sir Tim informally over a number of months, it is great now to welcome him and to have his experience on the board.  It is clear that he brings considerable experience and a fresh perspective which will certainly help CWind grow and achieve its goals.”

CWind is a UK-based offshore wind industry service and solutions company working in over 7 windfarms with the major offshore developers in both the construction and operations and maintenance phases.

 

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