Samuel Eaton

Senior Vice President, North America Offshore Development

Mr. Eaton is responsible for leading the RWE’s offshore wind activities in the U.S. from inception to final investment decisions.  These responsibilities include RWE’s recently announced offshore wind development partnership with National Grid Ventures.  

Mr. Eaton has spent nearly two decades in the energy industry in a broad array of positions ranging from strategic and management consulting, mergers and acquisitions, project development, and corporate relations.  Most recently, Mr. Eaton was employed by Eversource Energy in corporate strategy and corporate relations where he was responsible for leading the development of an electric vehicle charging network and energy storage facilities, completing the acquisition of an interest in the Deepwater Wind offshore wind portfolio, and supporting the development of multiple offshore wind projects in New England and New York.  Mr. Eaton has lead or supported more than $12 billion of mergers and acquisitions during his career.  Mr. Eaton graduated with honors from Brandeis University in Waltham, MA.