Wind Energy – Appointment
The Board of Directors for Atlantic Shores, a 50/50 partnership between Shell New Energies US and EDF Renewables North America, announced the appointment of Joris Veldhoven as the company’s first Chief Executive Officer.
Atlantic Shores has grown significantly since its inception in 2018, bringing together its parent companies’ decades of experience developing offshore and onshore projects across the globe. The joint venture is comprised of more than 100 experts dedicated to delivering its 5+GW portfolio, and is strategically positioned to meet the growing demands of its markets in New York and New Jersey.
Joris Veldhoven previously served as Atlantic Shores’ Commercial and Financial Director where he focused on developing the domestic supply chain, building local partnerships, creating economic benefits for the community at large, and helping to lead the company’s overall growth.
He has also been the Global Wind Supply Chain Manager for Shell New Energies Wind and, over the span of a decade, has held various commercial roles with Shell in The Netherlands, Norway, and the United Arab Emirates.