SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, has appointed Claus Hjoerringgaard as its new director of clean energy.
Based at SgurrEnergy’s Glasgow headquarters, Claus will be responsible for heading up the leading renewable energy and grid integration consultancy which provides engineering and technical advisory services in onshore and offshore wind, solar, wave and energy storage projects.
With 25 years’ experience, Claus brings extensive knowledge of both the power and renewables sector, having held a number of global senior positions most recently with Mott MacDonald and Fichtner Consulting Engineers.
Jan Dell, vice president of clean energy, water & climate at Wood Group said: “I am delighted to welcome Claus Hjoerringgaard as SgurrEnergy’s new director of clean energy.
“We see significant opportunities in broadening our clean energy capabilities and leveraging Wood Group’s full global capabilities. Claus will provide the leadership and experience the company’s needs as it continues to evolve.
“Claus’ primary focus is on building a comprehensive technical advisory, engineering, asset management and optimisation services company. At the helm of SgurrEnergy and with the teamwork of the global Wood Group community he has a great foundation to grow from.”
Speaking of his new appointment, Claus Hjoerringgaard said: “I’m tremendously pleased to be joining SgurrEnergy at what is a very exciting time.
“As a trusted partner for renewable energy developers, lenders, investors and operators worldwide, we see significant opportunities to broaden our clean energy capabilities, set new standards of excellence, and continue to build lasting relationships with our clients.”