Sam Strivens

Manager – Floating Offshore Wind, The Carbon Trust
Sam is part of Carbon Trust’s Policy and Innovation team where he heads up floating offshore wind activities, including managing the Floating Wind JIP programme and representing Carbon Trust on a number of international and R&D advisory boards. Sam also coordinates Maritime Decarbonisation activities with Carbon Trust, coming from a maritime operations background with experience as Master of crew transfer vessels and vessel management for offshore windfarms around the UK.  Sam has an MSc in Marine Renewable Energy from the University of Plymouth where his research focus was on the installation phase of floating offshore wind turbine platforms. Sam also holds a BSc. (Hons) in Exploration and Resource Geology from the University of Cardiff, Wales.