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Featured People — May 2015 Issue

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Robert Socha
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Callum Magee
Baker Marine Solutions (Covington, Louisiana) announced the appointment of Robert Socha as vice president business development for the United States and international operations. Socha joins the company following 16 years with Bollinger Shipyards as executive vice president marketing and sales.

Callum Magee has joined Remote Ocean Systems Ltd. (Aberdeen, Scotland). Magee brings to the company more than a decade of experience in the industry. Magee has set the objective of establishing third-party servicing in Aberdeen.

Dr. Mark Pickering joins Planet Ocean Ltd. (Camberley, England) as science and technology program manager, and Jordan Thomas came on board as sales and marketing associate. Pickering completed his Ph.D. at the University of Southampton, and Thomas received his bachelor’s of science from the same university.

Ocean Signal Ltd. (Margate, England) has a new sales manager for Europe. Colin Greetham brings experience with the marine industry and man overboard devices. Greetham has previously held positions as business development manager and regional sales manager for Asia, Middle East and Scandinavia for marine safety equipment and industrial products.

Roderick A. Larson has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Oceaneering International Inc. (Houston, Texas) by the company’s board of directors. Larson has been with Oceaneering since 2012, with worldwide responsibility for all of Oceaneering’s oilfield business operations in his previous position.

Stanley H. Ryan, a current board member and former global co-leader of Cargill’s agricultural supply chain businesses, is now chief executive officer of Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (New York, New York). Ryan succeeds Sophocles N. Zoullas, who has resigned.

KDM Marine International (Barrow-In-Furness, England) has appointed Faisel Chaudry as regional manager for the Eastern Hemisphere. Chaudry has more than eight years of experience in the oil and gas and offshore renewables industries and is tasked with growing the company’s presence in the region.

Fionnuala Richard has been named global product manager of Fugro Chance Inc.’s marine operations group (Lafayette, Louisiana). Richard’s responsibilities will span global business lines, focusing on remote service capabilities.

Steve Cullen has been appointed ROV operations manager at the Underwater Centre (Fort William, Scotland) and will lead the development of ROV training and trials activities.


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