Jonah Margulis

Aker Offshore Wind

Head of North American Operations

Jonah Margulis is accountable for all U.S. operations and joined Aker Offshore Wind in January 2021. He has significant leadership experience from roles as U.S. Country Manager, Head of Front End North America, and General Manager of the Subsea Production Alliance at Aker Solutions. Mr. Margulis’s primary responsibilities include the development of deepwater wind projects and portfolio development in the Americas along with building and managing the local team and legal entity. He currently serves as the Vice Chair of Offshore Wind California (OWC) and sits on the Board of Directors of the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA). Mr. Margulis obtained his engineering degree from Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, and MBA with an Energy Management certificate from the University of Houston.

Sessions With Jonah Margulis

Wednesday, 9 March

  • 07:30am - 08:10am (CST) / 09/mar/2022 01:30 pm - 09/mar/2022 02:10 pm

    Advancements in Wind Technology: Increasing efficiency

    Panel Hydrogen/Clean Tech & Power Power & Renewables

    Wind energy is expected to play an important role in world decarbonization efforts. However, as subsidies are wound down, there is pressure to reduce the cost of energy rapidly and sustainably. Continuous technology innovation has emerged as a key driver for this, not just at the equipment level, but encompassing the broader value chain including manufacturing processes, asset ownership, supply chain, and wind farm design. What will the future of wind technology look like? Can technology continue to play a key role in driving efficiency gains and improving the competitiveness of wind energy?