Dave joins us from Chevron where he has held several leadership roles in Chevron Shipping throughout the past 30 years.
After completing a cadetship in the UK, Dave joined Globtik tankers and then Kuwait tankers as an engineering officer. In 1986 Dave joined Chevron Shipping as a 3rd engineer in their international fleet and rose through the ranks to eventually sail as Chief Engineer on lightering ships and VLCCs. In 2002, Dave accepted a shore based position in San Ramon California, as an engineering Superintendent and in 2007 moved to a Marine Superintendent position within the newly formed Marine Assurance group.
In 2010, Dave accepted a team leader position in the Marine Services group and was responsible for fleet support projects and new construction. In 2013, Dave was asked to lead a new construction site team based in South Korea with responsibility for a 13-ship new building programme in Korea and China which included LNG carriers, VLCCs, lightering tankers and DP shuttle tanker.
In 2015, Dave moved back to San Ramon into the manager’s position in the Marine Services group.