Lead Marine Energy Specialist, Lloyds Register, United Kingdom

Winston D’Souza

Dr Winston D’Souza is the Technical Authority for Technology Qualification at Lloyds’ Register, a global marine and offshore classification, verification, and certification body. Winston also leads a portfolio of marine energy projects at the only IECRE accepted RECB for marine energy.

A chartered engineer with over twenty years cross discipline technical and management experience, Winston previously led the delivery of several projects involving multiple engineering disciplines.  Winston graduated with an Honours degree in Electronics and Communication engineering and subsequently achieved a doctorate in the Application of Artificial Neural Networks at the University of Aberdeen, UK.

Presently, Winston is the Co-Convener of two IECRE working groups responsible for the development of marine energy governance documents. Winston also sits on the IEC marine energy standards advisory group and was the winner of the IEC1904 award (2021) for his contribution towards the development of technical documents supporting the certification of marine energy technologies.