New general manager for SMart Wind

SMart Wind has appointed Tilman Schwencke as general manager, investing him with responsibility for delivering the UK’s 4GW Hornsea project.

SMart Wind – a joint venture of Mainstream Renewable Power and Siemens Financial Services – has Agreement for Leases with the Crown Estate for the full Round 3 Hornsea zone, and is awaiting its grid-connections.

Schwenke, a five-year MRP veteran, previously worked on the company’s Horizont suite of projects in the German North Sea.