- Published: 16 December 2021 16 December 2021
The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult has promoted Andrew Macdonald into the role of Offshore Wind Development & Operations Director, effective from 1st February 2022.
Andy will take responsibility for the Catapult’s portfolio of projects in Smart Operations & Maintenance (O&M), working closely with offshore wind developers to accelerate the development of both fixed and floating offshore wind farms, reduce costs and grow the UK supply chain to meet both domestic and international demand for clean energy products and services. Andy joined the Catapult in 2013 as Senior Innovation Manager and has been responsible for the successful delivery of high impact innovation programmes with UK SMEs. Most recently he led the development of the Offshore Wind Growth Partnership (OWGP), the £100m industry-funded UK supply chain growth programme and he will continue to oversee delivery of the programme in his new role.