Sustainable technology leader Suzannah Bourne has been appointed to the board of progressive Cardiff advisory group Greenaway Scott.
The co-founder of Nemein, which develops technologies to enhance the safety of downhole oil and gas exploration, will join the firm as a non-executive director this month.
Ms Bourne is a qualified mechanical engineer who has been recognised among The Manufacturer’ Top 100 role models as one of the UK’s dynamic leaders and innovators in manufacturing.
She will join the board of Greenaway Scott Group, which currently includes chairman Peter Wright; CEO Nigel Greenaway; corporate director Matt Sutton; commercial director Rhian Osborne; and finance director Anthony Milford.
Mr Greenaway, founder of the advisory firm, which provides legal and business finance advice across the life science, technology, pharmaceutical and IT sectors via group companies Greenaway Scott and Verde Corporate Finance, said they were delighted to have a non-executive director with such specialist business acumen join the board.
He said: “Suzannah’s focus and impressive business sense are qualities we have long admired at Greenaway Scott and we are delighted to have her on the board.
“Her passion for the sustainable technology sector has driven the undeniable success of Nemein and she will undoubtedly be an asset at Greenaway Scott.
“We would like to officially welcome her to the board, and we look forward to working with her going forwards.”
Ms Bourne has run Nemein for four years making her mark on the sustainable technology energy sector. Before this she co-founded and built Guardian Global Technologies.
On her appointment, she said: “I am delighted to be invited to join the board of such a dynamic and industry-leading organisation and excited to work with Nigel and the team going forwards.”