Mainstream Renewable Power has announced the appointment of Cameron Smith as Head of Offshore (UK). Cameron re-joins the business as Mainstream accelerates its drive into offshore wind, focussing on the upcoming Crown Estate and Crown Estate Scotland tendering rounds.
Cameron first joined Mainstream in early 2008 as part of the team which established the offshore wind business and successfully secured, delivered and sold 4.5GW of offshore wind capacity. Having latterly served as COO (Offshore), Cameron left Mainstream upon the sale of the Hornsea projects to Ørsted. He joined Atlantis Resources in 2016 as Director of New Business and Public Affairs. Prior to joining Mainstream in 2008, Cameron was the Scottish development manager for Airtricity. He is a chartered electrical engineer, with a background in shipbuilding, contracting and offshore marine installations.