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Martin McAdam

 

Martin McAdam  

Martin is an accomplished executive with significant experience in the energy and renewables sectors. He was formerly Chief Executive Officer of Aquamarine Power. Prior to that, Martin was President and Chief Executive Officer of the US subsidiary of Airtricity, a role in which he constructed over 400MW of wind farm capacity.

Martin spent his early career at ESB, the Irish utility, involved in a number of activities including power station construction and generation planning. After a number of years in information services, he returned to the power industry and joined Airtricity, a significant developer and constructor of wind farms throughout the UK and Ireland, managing construction of new wind farms.  Martin's role expanded into operations and ultimately to take responsibility for the growing US business.  He led the integration of the Airtricity Generation Business Unit into the SSE Renewables Division after sale.

Martin is a non-executive director of Aveillant Ltd, a three-dimensional holographic radar company. Martin is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of Engineers Ireland and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.