Key People

Julian Brown, Co-Founder and Chairman

"8.2 Aarufield aims to focus on ensuring developers and investors meet their targets, both in terms of return on investment and in technical performance"


Julian is currently the Chairman of both 8.2 Aarufield Ltd and RenewableUK.  He brings a wealth of experience from the renewables industry in the UK. His former roles include UK Director of AREVA Wind, a founding partner of the globally respected renewables consultancy BVG Associates, and Managing Director of Vestas Blades (formerly NEG Micon Rotors) which was the largest renewables manufacturing supply chain employer in the UK during his employment.

Andrew Bellamy, Co-Founder and Director

"8.2 Aarufield aims to bring specific knowledge and experience from over 25,000 turbine inspections and involvement in nearly every European offshore wind farm built to-date"


Andrew has spent nearly 20 years developing and supporting the growth of renewables and related industries around the globe.  With a core background in rotorblades and composite technology, Andrew has focussed on manufacturing excellence of wind turbine components, and brings vast experience of supply chain, operations and component performance.