Thomas Brostrøm - President, North America
Thomas Brostrøm serves as the President of DONG Energy Wind Power's North American business. In this role, Thomas oversees all North American operations for DONG Energy Wind Power, including the company's utility-scale offshore wind development projects in Massachusetts and New Jersey.
Thomas initially joined DONG Energy in Denmark in 2009 where he served as Business Developer and Mergers & Acquisitions and later Head of the Renewables Strategy team.
He moved to DONG Energy's UK office in 2012 where he was instrumental in building the company's utility-scale offshore wind business. He initially served as Head of Project Development UK for DONG Energy Wind Power where he led and oversaw offshore wind project development of DONG's large UK portfolio. In this role, Thomas led the development of the 1.2 megawatt Hornsea project, the world's largest offshore wind farm, and the Burbo Bank Extension project, which uses 8 megawatt Vestas turbines – the largest turbines in the world.
Thomas also served on the board of RenewableUK – the leading renewable energy trade association in the UK. In 2014, Thomas was named Director of Commercial and Market Development where he oversaw all commercial and market development activities for DONG Energy Wind Power.
Prior to joining DONG Energy, Thomas was in the investment banking and venture capital business.
Thomas studied Business Analysis & Valuation and Mergers & Acquisitions at Harvard University and received his master's degree in Finance and International Business from Aarhus University in Denmark. He was also an Instructor in corporate finance at Aarhus School of Business in Denmark.