Mark Wilson, CEO Intelligent Land Investments Group,

"Andrew has worked with us as an advisor  developing business strategy and providing 'bigger picture' insight. He was also instrumental in helping us secure £3.4m from Abundance Investment to help drive our business growth"

Alister Steele , Chair Our Power

“ Andrew has helped us develop and deliver our strategy to get closer to the sources of renewable generation and link the benefits that flow to help us deliver our core objective – addressing fuel poverty”.


2019 Events

Blue Invest in the Mediterranean 2019 Malta Jan 22 - 24

Invited speaker at this match-making event that brings together innovators and the financial community to sustainably develop the Blue Economy of the Mediterranean Sea basin, while protecting its marine resources.

European Parliament (SEARICA intergroup) Brussels 30th January

Invited speaker to this European Parliament investment event on  “Banking on the blue economy – How to accelerate impact"

Marine Energy Wales Annual Conference Celtic Manor Newport 4th April

Wales has the potential to be a world-leader in the marine energy market. The Marine Energy Wales Annual Conference aims to showcase the progress being made in Wales as well as outlining future plans and opportunities.

Greenbackers Investment Pitch Scotland House, London 11th April

The Pitch that Makes the Difference: This by-invitation programme guarantees exposure to active, pre-qualified investors with a proven interest in cleantech businesses

2018 Events

Ocean Energy Europe 2018 Edinburgh

Scottish Renewables Hydro Conference & Exhibition 2018 Perth

Speaking at the Scottish Renewables Hydro Conference and Exhibition on 8th May  in session Plenary Two "Income and Expenditure: Navigating Project Costs and Assessing Revenue Opportunities"

Blueinvest2018 Brussels

ICOE 2018 Cherbourg

Speaking at ICOE2018 Cherbourg, Normandy, France - session  “Building the blocks of investability : funding leverages and opportunities”, on June 13th.

Scottish Renewables Marine Conference Inverness

Speaking in finance session on 26th September

Offshore Energy 18

Speaking in Amsterdam in Marine energy session on 24th October

Business Development, Shanghai China

December 2017, Visiting Shanghai, China for for client factory visit & meetings with Chinese investors facilitated by Scottish Development International 


Andrew Smith features in the first  of a series of 5 MET-CERTIFIED video testimonials.  It is an eye witness report explaining the benefit of certification from an investor's point of view to young developers of marine energy technologies.  Watch the video here below.


ETIP Ocean Webinar 27 2 18 :Grant Funding & Marine Energy delivered by Peter Coyle, Chairman of Irelands Marine Renewable Energy Association

& Andrew Smith, founder of Deja Blue 

Deja Blue Webinar on Financing Tidal Projects