President and Chief Operating Officer
Ørsted North America, Offshore
David Hardy is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Ørsted North America, Offshore. In his role he oversees the Development, Construction, and Operations of Ørsted’s offshore wind portfolio. Additionally, he is helping Ørsted mature its U.S. regional structure with organizational, process, and cultural improvements to match the fast-paced U.S. offshore industry’s advancements.
Hardy comes from a more than ten-year background working in wind energy in senior executive roles both in the U.S. and globally at both Senvion and Vestas. He also spent a large portion of his career at GE in progressive commercial leadership positions, as well a few other high-tech industrial companies. Lastly, Hardy served for more than eight years in the U.S. Navy submarine community in different roles and capacities.
Hardy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from NC State University, and an MBA in Finance and Management from the Stern School of Business at NYU. He works from Ørsted’s North America Offshore headquarters in Boston, MA.
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM