Gavin Allwright

Gavin Allwright– Secretary of the International Windship Association Gavin was one of the founding members of IWSA, serving as Secretary General for the last five years. Prior to that, Gavin worked as the Commercial Director for the Greenheart project, designing a zero-emissions cargo vessel for LDC regions and as an advisor for a sustainable shipping network in the South Pacific. He currently sits on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Maritime Technology Cooperation Centres (MTCC) stakeholder’s advisory committee and is also on the board of the World Wind Energy Association (WWEA). Gavin holds a Masters degree in Sustainable Development, specialising in small scale sustainable shipping and logistics in developing countries and is a visiting lecturer at the UN World Maritime University, Malmo, Sweden. He regularly contributes to policy briefs and was an expert reviewer for the recent IPCC Special Report on 1.5C Global Warming.