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OEG appoints Non-Executive Chairman for next phase of global growth

Posted on 19 June 2023

OEG appoints Non-Executive Chairman for  next phase of global growth

The OEG Offshore group, today announced the appointment of David Currie as Non-Executive Chairman. His appointment will commence with immediate effect.

The news coincides with the launch of OEG Renewables at the Global Offshore Wind exhibition in London and the unveiling of ambitious plans in the clean energy sector.

Mr Currie has over 30 years’ experience in the energy services industry with past appointments at Proserv as Group Chief Executive Officer and since July 2022 as Chairman of both Proserv and Gilmore. Prior to joining Proserv, Mr Currie was Chief Executive Officer of JDR Cable Systems and previously UK President of Aker Solutions, prior to which he held senior leadership positions at FMC Technologies latterly as Managing Director of FMC Technologies UK and then as Director of Global Subsea Operations based in Houston.

John Heiton, OEG Offshore’s CEO said,

“On behalf of OEG I’m delighted to welcome David to the team as we enter the next exciting phase of our growth strategy. The appointment is a further sign of OEG’s focus on the renewables sector where David’s significant prior experience will provide guidance and assistance to drive the development and expansion of our offering in the offshore wind sector.”

David Currie adds,

“It’s a privilege to join a rapidly expanding group like OEG and I’m confident that, with our collective expertise and experience, we can capitalise on the opportunities across the global energy sector and make a meaningful impact on the transition towards a cleaner future.” Mr Currie is a member of the board of ETZ Limited in Aberdeen as well as a member of the Trade Board of the Scottish Government.