Today the joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Vestas Wind Systems was launched.
The Board of Directors of MHI Vestas Offshore Wind consists of representatives from both companies chaired by Masafumi Wani, Chairman of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Europe, Ltd. The Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors is Vestas CEO Anders Runevad.
The management team in MHI Vestas Offshore Wind consists of:
|Chief Executive Officer:
|Co-Chief Executive Officer:
|Chief Financial Officer:
|Chief Sales Officer:
|Chief Operations Officer:
|Chief Strategy Officer:
|Chief Technical Officer:
||Torben Hvid Larsen
|Deputy Chief Technical Officer:
The joint venture is responsible for the design, further development, procurement, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and service related to the V164-8.0 MW turbine as well as all marketing, sales and after-sales service related to offshore wind.
Vestas and MHI have transferred a total of 380 employees to the new entity, which is owned equally by the parent companies. The joint venture will be headquartered at Dusager 4 in Aarhus, Denmark.