GOW 2016 | Benj Sykes Vice President, Head of Asset Management at DONG Energy

Benj Sykes Vice President, Head of Asset Management at DONG Energy, talks to us about about indigenous supply chains and the interplay with levelised costs.

We also talk about the corners stones of the Energy Council and where offshore wind sits in that.

Biography

Benj is Head of Asset Management and UK Country Manager in DONG Energy’s Offshore Wind business, with P&L responsibility for their portfolio of operational windfarms across NW.

He co-chairs the Offshore Wind Industry Council alongside the Energy Minister. Benj joined DONG Energy from the Carbon Trust where he led the company’s multi-million pound technology innovation activities including the Offshore Wind Accelerator.

Previously Benj worked in the upstream oil and gas industry, most recently at Hess Corporation, a Fortune 100 Oil and Gas company. He is a Fellow of the Geological Society and the Energy
Institute.