Managing Director, Bombora, United Kimdon/Australia

Sam Leighton

Sam Leighton is the Managing Director of Bombora Wave Power and has over 30 years experience in the development and commercialisation of globally focussed environmental technologies.

With a passion for business strategy and growth, Sam has great depth of experience in the development of global partnerships, the development and commercialisation of new technologies, and the protection, management and licensing of intellectual property. As an accomplished international business executive, Sam has held senior management positions and launched new products in Australia, USA, India, Italy and the UK.

Sam joined Bombora in 2015 and successfully led the company through the early development and validation of mWave technology in Australia.  At the end of 2017, Sam moved Bombora to Wales and to the forefront of global marine energy development.  Bombora is now completing the world largest wave energy project and is poised to launch a series of global marine energy projects.