BlueWise Marine appoints three new board members

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Rogerio Chumbinho, Mairéad Elliott and Louise O’Boyle to the Board of Directors of our company.  

“Rogerio, Mairéad and Louise have played a key role in growing BlueWise Marine’s turnover and enabling us to expand our team. Their leadership, experience and knowledge of the marine and offshore renewable energy sectors bring great strength to our business. I am certain that their strategic, operational, and technical insight will be hugely significant as we continue to grow our business and our fantastic team,” says John Breslin, Owner and Managing Director at BlueWise Marine. 

BlueWise Marine Board of Directors. From left to right: Louise O’ Boyle, John Breslin, Mairéad Elliott and Rogerio Chumbinho.

Rogerio Chumbinho has held the position of Senior Project Manager at BlueWise Marine since 2014 and plays a key role in delivering our projects for the Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI) and the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).  

“I am delighted to join the Board of Directors of BlueWise Marine and I look forward to facing the challenges ahead. The company is at an exciting development stage, thanks to the collective effort of a talented team. Being on the Board will allow me to contribute to the company’s strategy and continuous improvement with my experience from the marine sector and business, for the benefit of our clients and wellbeing of the team,” says Rogerio.  

Mairéad Elliott joined BlueWise Marine in 2017 as our Business Development & Projects Coordinator. Last year she was promoted to the role of Senior Project Manager. She manages our Marketing & Communications team and handles the delivery of client projects, with particular focus on our Community & Stakeholder Engagement services.  

“Working alongside my colleagues in BlueWise Marine has always been a pleasure. Over the past few years, we have built a great team who are experts in their fields and passionate about their work. As a result, BlueWise Marine has a lot to offer to this sector. By representing the company at the Board level, I want to support the growth of our business and ensure its success for everyone at BlueWise Marine,” says Mairead.  

Louise O’ Boyle joined our team in 2019 as a Project Manager. In 2021 she was promoted to the role of Senior Project Manager. She now manages delivery of projects for our offshore renewable energy clients, including environmental assessment and planning as well as Health, Safety, Quality and Management Services (HSEQ).   

“Since joining the team I have seen the company go from strength-to-strength. I am tremendously proud to have been part of that growth and of the professional team we have built over the recent years. It’s an exciting time for offshore and marine renewables in Ireland with continued need for growth and innovation. As a member of the Board, I look forward to continuing to expand our business, helping our clients to develop cutting-edge solutions to advance their ORE Projects and ensuring BlueWise continues to be a wonderful place to work,” says Louise. 

At BlueWise Marine we are committed to growing the business through investing in our people, driving the sustainable advancement of the marine and offshore renewable energy sectors in cooperation with local communities.