Darren Martin
CIO story

Darren Martin

Chief Technology Officer
Providing global leadership for Wood plc, a projects, operations, and consulting company in the Energy & Built Environment markets ($10bn+ per annum, 45,000 people across 60+ countries)

Darren is accountable for identifying, incubating, accelerating and scaling Wood’s Digital and Technology innovation programme towards a more connected and sustainable world in the Energy and Built Environment markets.

With his diverse and unique skill set Darren is focusing on how to harness technology that will further complement deep industry domain knowledge in a bid to further differentiate Wood and lead in its chosen markets.
He 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.
M&A portfolio management and IP acquisition/divestment and divestment generating significant EBIDTA contribution.

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CIO Story: Future Ready Now — Unlocking Digitally Enabled Solutions to Solve our Client's Biggest Challenges

Exploring new ways to harness digital innovation, create sustainable solutions, optimize cost, and create joint value for clients and partners by enabling integration across disciplines, asset organizations, and players in the value chain.
Whether its helping a $240bn turnover Fortune company safely orchestrate and optimize well production in the gulf of Mexico, helping investors use digital twins to optimize the investment case for huge windfarms, or using robotics to automate the installation of Wood’s 5th million Solar panel installation. Accelerating the adoption of sustainable solutions or solving complex energy sustainability challenges, digital technology is having a profound effect on Wood and its clients.

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