Global Superyacht Business Development Manager
Ken started his career in the yacht industry with composites specialist SP Systems following graduation from Southampton Institute in Yacht Manufacturing & Marine Industries Management. After moving to International paint as a product manager, he worked on finishing systems before being seconded to the US to concentrate on superyachts. Upon his return to the UK, Ken took up the position of Global Manager of Awlgrip in 2004 once the company became part of AkzoNobel. Since 2011, Ken has been working on introducing new products from the wider AkzoNobel portfolio into the Yacht Division. Having served as Vice President and Treasurer as well as Board Member for the International Superyacht Society, Ken was elected by the board as President in 2012 and served the maximum term of three years.