Martin Gilbert announced as chair of the OGTC

12 June 2020

The OGTC has announced the appointment of Martin Gilbert as Chair of the Aberdeen-based research and technology organization.

Established with £ 180M funding from the Aberdeen City Region Deal, the OGTC has become the go-to technology centre for the oil and gas industry. In partnership with industry, it has invested in nearly 250 innovative projects that could generate up to £ 15bn in value to the UK economy.

More recently, with strong support from industry, academia and the UK and Scottish Governments, it has created a Net Zero Solution Centre, to accelerate technology to support the UK’s transition to a net-zero economy and meet the growing demand for low carbon energy technologies.