Edina appoints new CEO

Apr 2, 2024

Edina today (2nd April 2024) announces the appointment of Adam Bloom as Edina’s new Chief Executive Officer, following an extensive selection process. Adam will replace Hugh Richmond following his intention to step back from his role as CEO.


Adam has worked for Edina for over twelve years. He has strengthened Edina’s portfolio as one of the leading power generation specialists and engineer, procurement, and construction solutions provider in his role as Group Head of Sales.

With over 30 years of experience in the industry, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his role. He is a dynamic and values-driven business professional with a diverse background and a proven track record of delivering results in the Power Generation and Renewable Energy Industry.

Adam has exceptional strategic capabilities, proven operational effectiveness, and strong sales experience in both developed and developing markets.

We are thrilled to announce Adam Bloom as the new CEO of Edina. His exceptional leadership, strategic vision, and unwavering commitment to excellence make him the ideal choice to lead our organisation into its next chapter of growth and innovation."

Vishal Kapoor, Edina Chairman and EESL CEO.

Adam will succeed Hugh Richmond, who has been with Edina since 2017 and has served as CEO since 2018. Hugh will continue to serve Edina in an advisory role and assist in the transition and continued development of Edina's UK, Ireland, and overseas activities before settling into retirement.

I am grateful for the Board’s trust in me to lead this exceptional company. I would also like to thank Hugh for his commitment and dedication during his tenure as CEO. Whilst we have achieved significant success, we are eager to do more. We have built a strong foundation for growth and a team of people with exceptional expertise and innovation. I will continue to build on our achievements and strengthen our focus in delivering on-site generation and battery energy storage projects, leveraging our market-leading position."

Adam Bloom, CEO of Edina.

Edina looks forward to Adam taking on this new role and leading the company as a winning business that delivers long-term growth and value to all its stakeholders.

About Edina
Edina delivers on-site generation Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Battery Energy Storage Systems, and Standby Generation solutions that allow industrial and commercial users to reduce energy costs and carbon emissions whilst enhancing energy resilience and asset flexibility, helping to unlock new opportunities and support the energy transition.

Edina is the official UK and Ireland distributor for MWM hydrogen-enabled gas engines. Operating for almost 40 years, Edina has delivered over 1,000MW of installed electrical capacity in the UK and Ireland. 

For press enquiries, please contact:
Andrew Wild, Group Marketing Executive
andrew-wild@edina.eu | +44 (0) 161 432 8833 | www.edina.eu

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