Ross Tyler provides Strategy and Development support to the Network. He has market development expertise, including a 10-year focus on renewable energy sectors specializing in offshore wind. His career has included management positions with both government and private organizations as well as directing programs that build partnerships spanning US and international relationships. Previously, Mr. Tyler was principal consultant for IPF Consulting and further leveraged his marketing channels and supply chain experience in his subsequent roles as director for Delaware’s Department of Business and Economic Development under Governor Ruth Ann Minner and director of clean energy under Maryland’s Governor Martin O’Malley. Mr. Tyler spent two years working internationally with the Sustainable Energy Finance Initiative of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) where he gained insights and experience into different national public funded practices in establishing renewable energy generation and the respective supply chains. Mr. Tyler earned his BSc from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, and his MBA from the University of Kent, UK.