Tim Curtis has been appointed the new managing director of Ricardo Energy & Environment. He succeeds Robert Bell, who is retiring after 40 years with the company.
Curtis joined AEA Technology, as it was then known prior to its acquisition by Ricardo plc, in 2007 and has since held a number of senior managerial positions, most recently director, operational development.
Commenting of his appointment, Curtis said: “It is a privilege to be appointed the managing director of Ricardo Energy & Environment. I look forward to working closely with our senior leadership team to grow the company and strengthen our reputation as a global leader in providing highly regarded and innovative solutions for our clients.”
Ricardo CEO Dave Shemmans said: “I would like to welcome Tim as the new managing director and thank Robert for his leadership over many years. Ricardo exists to create solutions to the world’s most pressing technical challenges, whether that’s providing robust scientific insight to identify low carbon opportunities, or engineering technology at the forefront of clean energy generation. Tim brings a depth of experience across the environment and energy arena and I look forward to working more closely with him.”