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Burnett Named CEO of Seiche
Seiche Water Technology Group an- nounced that COO Mark Burnett has been promoted to CEO. Burnett joined
Seiche as UK Regional Director in No- vember 2016, before being promoted to
COO in March 2018.
Adams Named V.Ships MD
V.Group appointed John Adams as managing director of V.Ships U.K.
Arnout Damen Takes the Helm
Ltd., joining the company after 30
Arnout Damen became the new CEO years at Teekay Shipping, where he of Damen Shipyards Group as of Janu- played a key leadership role during ary 1, 2020, a management move that
Teekay’s growth, integrating acquisi- includes the shipbuilding company tions into the expanding ? eet opera- switching to a divisional structure. Da- tions. men takes over from René Berkvens, who has been the CEO of Damen
Paci? c Green Technologies Expands
Shipyards Group for more than 13
Paci? c Green Technologies Group years, and will now join the Supervi- welcomes Steven Matthew as Sales sory Board. Jan-Wim Dekker will
Director of its new Asia of? ce located be the new Chief Commercial Of? cer. in Hong Kong.
Arnout Damen explained the rationale for the switch to a divisional structure.
Tang New Head of APAC @ Intellian “Preparations for this have been going
Intellian appointed Cheng-Yu Tang on for several months. With the growth as Vice President and Head of Asia- of recent years, the switch to a divi-
Adams named V.Ships MD
Paci? c region, based in Hong Kong sional structure has become logical to
SAR, China. He will oversee Intellian’s remain close to the various markets and
APAC business including sales, techni- to further expand our leading position cal support, business development and in the ? elds of quality, digitalization operations. and sustainability.”
Malin Names Sharples Director
A.P. Moller - Maersk Management
Malin Group said that Ben Sharples
Change joins as Director of Malin Marine, fol-
A.P. Moller - Maersk changed the lowing a stint at JFD (James Fisher). structure of its Executive Board by
Alan Hunter joins as Malin’s new Busi- appointing Vincent Clerc as CEO of ness Development Manager, an oil and
Ocean and Logistics and Henriette gas veteran with more than 30 years’
Hallberg Thygesen as CEO of Tow- experience. In addition Malin appoint- age, Manufacturing & Others, a con- ed Stephanie Collins as Business Unit tinuation of the company’s transforma-
Manager of its ship mobilization arm tion from a diversi? ed conglomerate,
Paci? c Green Technology V. Ships Damen
Malin React. Malin’s specialist weld- which has included separating out the
Matthew joins Paci? c Green Tech.
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