Wood's Chief Technology Officer, Darren Martin, discusses how the power of partnership between Wood and AVEVA is unlocking sustainability in capital projects, with a focus on Wood's Connected Build offering, benefits of the streamlined approach to the cloud and a look forward to upcoming engagements at COP26 in Glasgow later this year.
Darren is accountable for identifying, incubating, accelerating and scaling Wood s Digital and Technology innovation and digital transformation program to enable Wood s clients and Wood itself to create a more connected and sustainable world. To enable this, Darren also leads enterprise product line offerings including: Sustainability; Automation; Digital Twin; Connected Build; Connected Worker; and System Integration.
With his diverse skill set Darren is focusing on harnessing technology that will further complement the deep industry domain knowledge in a bid to further differentiate Wood and lead in its chosen markets. His expertise includes M&A portfolio management and IP acquisition/divestment generating significant EBIDTA contribution.
Darren has established a winning partnership strategy with leading technology companies, including Microsoft and other Fortune/FTSE CEO & CTO technology leaders which has generated significant new partnership pipeline for high margin work.