About us: Partners and funders



ABB is a Swiss-Swedish multinational corporation specialising in high performance/low environmental impact power and automation technologies.  ABB is a shareholder in Aquamarine Power through its venture capital arm, ABB Technology Ventures.

ABB Technology Ventures made an £8 million investment in Aquamarine Power in November 2010, giving our company access to ABB's technical, research and engineering expertise and its global supply chain network.

The ABB Group operates in around 100 countries and employs about 145,000 people making it one of the world's leading power and automation technology companies.

ABB is represented on our Board of Directors by Gary Steel, Head of Human Resources at ABB and member of the ABB Group's Executive Committee top management team and by Girish Nadkarni, Head of ABB Technology Ventures.

Wave energy is primed to become an important part of the world's renewable energy portfolio. ABB's investment in Aquamarine Power reflects our belief in wave power's technical viability, and our confidence in Aquamarine Power's technology and its management team.
Girish Nadkarni, Head of ABB Technology Ventures
ABB Group

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