This is a new role which has been created to drive forward the company’s strategy for offshore and onshore wind turbine installation, operations and maintenance.
Mr Elmes has prior experience working in senior roles at Siemens Energy Renewables and Sydney with Tenix Infrastructure in addition to 12 years spent in the Army.
Graham Hacon, managing director of 3sun Group said: “The depth of experience and knowledge Andrew has, not only of the renewable energy sector, but also in the leadership and strategic delivery of projects will be invaluable to the company going forward.
“We created this role to strengthen the company’s ability to deliver on its long-term growth targets across Europe. I look forward to working with Andrew and the management team to achieve these objectives.”
Commenting on his appointment, Andrew Elmes added: “The growth and development of 3sun Group in the last six years is impressive. It is a dynamic and innovative company which continually looks for new opportunities and strives to deliver the best possible products and services to its clients.
“Drawing upon my renewable energy experience and strong leadership and project management skills, I aim to support the company’s plans in rapidly delivering its organic and acquisitive development.”