Director, Sustainability and Decarbonisation
Matt is a Master Mariner and has sailed on various vessel types over a 16-year period. His career ashore began in 1996 with Acomarit which was later acquired by V.Ships in 2001. His roles included time spent as a Ship Operator, Fleet Operations Manager and Fleet Manager, before taking up the role of Divisional Risk, Safety and Quality Director, Chief Operating Officer, Group Director Marine Operations and latterly Group HSSEQ Director.
As Sustainability & Decarbonisation Director, Matt is responsible to drive V.Group strategic partnership with the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping (the Center) to help the industry transition to a net zero future. He is working closely with the Center as a secondee to support their work and provide practical guidance regarding safe solutions to achieve decarbonisation aims.
Matt is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute.