Stuart is an aquatic ecologist with over 20 years’ experience in the environmental consulting industry. Stuart joined APEM as a director in 2006 and took on responsibility for the company’s remote sensing division in 2009. Under Stuart’s leadership the division has expanded to a fleet of three aircraft and has become Europe’s leading provider of ultra-high resolution aerial surveys to the offshore wind industry, delivering over 1,500 aerial surveys for many of the world’s leading wind farm developers. Stuart began his career in 1992 with the Institute of Freshwater Ecology in the UK, publishing a number of scientific papers and becoming a specialist in fish migration. In addition to his domestic remote sensing and ecology work Stuart also has responsibility for APEM’s overseas work in both Germany and the USA. Stuart is a Fellow of the Institute of Fisheries Management and a member of the Institute of Water.