CWind Announces New Chairman of the Board
CWind, a provider of integrated services to the offshore wind industry, announced that Chris Randle, formerly of Siemens Wind Power, has been appointed as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Andy White, Non-Executive Director of CWind & Chairman of CTruk Group (The parent company of CWind) said Randle joined CWind with effect from April 28, 2014, taking over for Whiteas Executive Chairman. “I will remain on the board, and I look forward to working with Chris to ensure that CWind builds on the solid platform we have achieved to date and help us achieve full potential from the exciting opportunities that lie ahead,” White added.
Randle said, “CWind has a tremendous track record of delivery in the offshore wind energy sector, and I believe that with its integrated solutions approach to the market it will continue to deliver excellence in key services. There is a very clear ambition to develop and expand our capabilities, to reduce interfaces, bring additional value to our customers and support the industry in its goals for reducing the costs of offshore wind. I am extremely excited about the challenges, the opportunities and the future ahead of CWind.”
Peter Jorgensen, Managing Director of CWind commented on the Board change: “With Chris Randle, we have managed to secure one of the offshore wind industry’s top talents. Our aim is to strengthen our service offering both in the U.K. and abroad, thus paving the way for CWind to grow both in geographical reach and service scope. After four years of uninterrupted and rapid growth, CWind has firmly established itself in the market as a partner of choice delivering services to the highest of standards."