Planet Beyond x IPF24 mini series

Emerging leaders in offshore wind


09 Jul 2024

In this final episode of our International Partnering Forum miniseries, we explore how the dynamic American offshore wind industry is attracting a passionate and diverse workforce of young professionals eager to tackle climate change and make a difference.

Jon Baston-Pitt is joined by Samantha Mullen from RWE, Sarah Schwitzer from PEAK Wind, and Darcy Caja and Margarita McInnis from Fugro, who share their personal journeys and motivations. Additionally, we hear from Oceantic Network’s Next Wave attendees about what the industry has to offer.

In this episode our guests discuss the importance of early industry exposure, networking, and maintaining a healthy work-life balance. They hope their stories inspire and guide listeners in their pursuit of a meaningful and impactful career.


Jon Baston-Pitt, Fugro


Samantha Mullin, Implementation Manager, RWE

Sarah Schweitzer, Senior Consultant, PEAK Wind

Darcy Caja, Proposal Manager, Fugro

Margarita McInnis, Business Development Manager, Fugro

Photo credit: © Fugro 2020 | Photographer Paul Barendregt

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