Subsea Global Solutions- Organizational Announcements
Subsea Global Solutions (SGS), the leading underwater services company with headquarters in Miami, Florida (USA), is pleased to announce the appointment of the ship management veteran, Harun Duzgoren, to their management team as ‘Executive Director, Business Development & Strategy’, effective of 21st October 2016.
Harun joins SGS from the world’s leading maritime services provider V.Ships, where he had spent more than 16 years in different senior positions working from various locations including London, Monaco, Istanbul, Dubai, Hamburg, and Singapore. His last remit with V.Group was to head up the business development function for all group services covering the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region.
‘We are delighted to have Harun join our management team. With his vast experience in international marine services, we expect him to build and drive key strategic initiatives aligned with the company’s vision and long term targets, lead the transformation of the business development and strategy function, and support the Group’s growth’ said Paul Peters, CEO of Subsea Global Solutions.
Harun added, ‘I am truly excited to join the SGS family, an agile, progressive company with realistic ambitions. Our cutting edge underwater technology, combined with an unparalleled diving experience with more than 100 divers, and global coverage, sets us apart from our competitors, and we will build on that strong reputation. I look forward to working with our management team and adding strategic value to our clients’ operations worldwide’.
With the appointment of Harun to the SGS management team, Rick Shilling has accepted the position of Executive Vice-President of SGS Global Technical Group. He will lead this critical division and bring his years of experience and knowledge to grow and build this business segment. Rick has been leading SGS’ business development team for the past 10 years after a successful 16-year career in key sales and management positions with Wartsila Corporation.
“Technology is a key attribute of SGS’ competitive advantage. A key to Subsea Global Solutions’ continued success is to remain a leader in innovation and technical solutions” said Paul Peters. The Global Technical Group will handle unique Technical Projects, Hydroweld USA, Engineering, Research & Development, Training, Risk Management, and Contract Review, and Marketing. Rick stated, “I am truly excited to be on the forefront of new product development for Subsea Global Solutions. We are passionate about developing unique customer focused solutions that will make a positive impact to our clients’ bottom line.”
Harun Duzgoren Rick Shilling
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