Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux

Jean-Christophe Gilloteaux

Head of R&D


Hydrodynamicist, Mechanical Engineer, Ocean Engineer, Project Manager, Renewables Consultant


Hydrodynamics, Offshore Wind and Floating Wind Engineering, Ocean Engineering




Jean-Christophe has 16 years of experience in marine renewable energies. He holds an MSc. degree and a PhD in hydrodynamics and ocean engineering from Ecole Centrale de Nantes. Throughout his career, he has worked as a researcher at NUI Maynooth in Ireland, at IFPEN (French Institute of Petroleum and New Energies), and at the LHEEA laboratory of Ecole Centrale de Nantes. He has been involved in numerous collaborative research projects on floating wind turbines, both nationally and internationally.

Currently serving as the Director of Research and Development at Innosea, Jean-Christophe oversees the management of the R&D team and project portfolio. In his role, he formulates research and development strategies, manages commercial activities related to research, and nurtures key partnerships as well as client relationships on behalf of the ABL Group.