Professional mariner, career from deep sea (1974 – RFA service) followed by admiralty pilotage and towage. Senior contract manager with Serco Denholm Ltd (1996) – naval port marine services in SW. General Manager and latterly national Chief Marine Superintendent. Established Seaways Europe Ltd (towage training on ASD/ATD tugs). Marine Consultant & trainer (current). Business Manager IAMI (2011 to current). Based in south of France.