New director at James Fisher Marine


Falmouth-based James Fisher Marine Services has strengthened its leadership team with appointment of Simon R James as its new subsea operations director.

James joins with more than 25 years’ of experience in the marine, offshore and subsea service sectors, having held director-level roles at DeepOcean, Fugro and Iremis.

MD, Barry Jennings said: “With a strong track record, Simon brings a wealth of insight, knowledge and experience across the sectors service. He is a proven leader and has been responsible for managing projects, operations and businesses safely and efficiently. He’s a great addition to the Fisher family and will help guide us along an exciting, yet challenging, journey ahead.”

In his career to date, Simon has worked with large and prestigious companies, both in the UK and abroad. Most recently, he held the position of director of operations at EM&I Group where he improved effectiveness and drove efficiency across operations in the Americas, Africa, Canada and south east Asia.