RWE AG’s govt board has appointed Andrew Flanagan COO of RWE Renewables Americas, efficient July 1. The position of COO has been held by Silvia Ortín as a twin accountability alongside her CEO duties; the position of CFO has been assumed by Ingmar Ritzenhofen.
“I’m delighted Andrew Flanagan, having a wealth of renewable energy knowledge across all facets of the business, will join our experienced team in North America as COO,” says Markus Krebber, CEO of RWE AG. “Together with Silvia Ortín and Ingmar Ritzenhofen on the board of RWE Renewables Americas, he will forge ahead with the expansion of our onshore wind and solar portfolio in North America, one of our strategic key focus markets.”
In his position as COO, Flanagan can be chargeable for persevering with rising the enterprise and overseeing operations to maintain the 35+ working initiatives in North America on observe. RWE constructs, owns and operates wind, solar and energy storage initiatives within the U.S., having put in greater than 5,000 MW of era capability to this point.
“We’re happy to welcome Andrew to the RWE Renewables Americas Board,” states Silvia Ortín, CEO at RWE Renewables Americas. “With his extensive renewables background in management, development, financing and construction, Andrew’s experience matches very well to our existing team. We look forward to adding his leadership experience to help us expand our operating portfolio in North America.”
Flanagan involves RWE from his place as senior vice chairman and chief improvement officer at Leeward Renewable Energy, the place he led undertaking improvement and power features, managing a group with a undertaking pipeline of greater than 19 GW.
“I am thrilled to be joining RWE at this exciting period of the company’s further expansion of renewable energies and I look forward to being a part of RWE’s ambitious plans for a clean, secure and affordable energy portfolio,” states Flanagan.