Main Menu

Key hire for farm operator

Jones takes helm at Ventient Energy to build portfolio

Mark JonesMark Jones has taken the helm at Edinburgh-based Ventient Energy, a UK independent wind farm owner and operator with nearly 690MW installed capacity across 34 wind farms countrywide.

Mr Jones has been brought on board to expand Ventient’s portfolio in the UK and overseas in what is described as a ‘major new phase’ for the business.

Prior to his appointment Mr Jones was group CEO of Dutch turbine manufacturer EWT, successfully leading its expansion into a UK market leading position and major new territories worldwide. He also built wind and solar businesses internationally and in the UK whilst working with private and institutional capital.

Ventient Energy was formed in 2017 from independent wind power producers Zephyr and Infinis Wind, when the Infinis wind portfolio was acquired by institutional investors advised by JP Morgan Asset Management.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked as *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.