Independent strategic renewable energy consultants BVGA announce the appointment of former RenewableUK Chair.

BVG Associates (BVGA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Julian Brown as Non-executive Chair. Julian was one of the co-founders of BVGA and since then has held various roles within the wind industry, most recently as VP and Country Manager of MHI Vestas.

In this new role, Julian will be supporting the continued growth of BVGA. With over 20 years of renewable energy experience, Julian brings a wealth of strategic expertise and industry knowledge. He will provide advice, guidance and challenge to the BVGA team.

“It’s great to be re-joining BVGA as Non-executive Chair at this exciting time for the wind energy industry,” said Julian Brown. ”I’m looking forward to help the team continue to make an increasing difference to clients across the globe.”

Julian is also Chair of AIM listed Tekmar Group and a Non-executive Director of BW Ideol. He is a board member of Renewable UK and has a number of other advisory roles in the offshore wind industry.

Julian’s appointment comes as BVGA continues to grow its global influence following the delivery of key projects in the UK, Ireland, the European mainland, the Americas and Asia.

“It’s great to have Julian back with us. As Non-executive Chairman he’ll be helping develop our strategy, capability and future growth plans,” said Bruce Valpy, Managing Director of BVGA. “He also brings great depth of knowledge and industry experience to support our growing team of consultants.”

About BVGA: BVG Associates provides strategy consulting in the wind industry, globally. We combine deep wind industry knowledge with approaches from the world of business consulting. We help our clients succeed in a sustainable global electricity system founded on renewables.
BVG Associates was formed in 2006 and plays a key role globalising offshore wind:
• We have a client base including customers of all sizes active wherever the wind industry is active.
• We have published many landmark reports on the future of the industry, cost of energy and supply chain.
BVGA was named as one of UK’s Leading Management Consultants by the Financial Times, February 2021.