Simon was appointed Managing Director of HullWiper Ltd in October 2012 and oversaw the launch of HullWiper’s Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) in 2013. He is responsible for the roll-out of this cost-effective, eco-friendly and diver-free underwater hull cleaning solution to the global shipping industry worldwide.
Simon brings a wealth of operational and management experience in the subsea sector to his role with HullWiper, including nearly 20 years as a former UK Royal Navy Diver and 17 years as General Manager for a company specialising in underwater maintenance, repair and support systems.
A keen road cyclist and kayaker, Simon lives in Dubai, UAE, with his wife. He is a qualified British amateur weightlifting coach, as well as a soccer and rugby referee.