Head of Marine Projects
Simon Culshaw a Master Mariner, is Altra Capital’s expert advisor on maritime projects. He brings together a wide range of seafaring experience with practical expertise in offshore operations, emergency response planning, hydrographic surveying, marine environmental boundary delimitation and oceanographic projects. Simon is a recognised authority on a number of marine topics, contributing papers to specialist and professional publications and is regularly called upon to provide expert witness in legal and insurance enquiries.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Joint Honours (Oceanography/Geography – Survey); a Master of Philosophy (Satellite monitoring marine space and operations in Exclusive Economic Zones); and is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors; a Fellow of the institute of Marine Engineers, Science and Technologists; a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.
Simon is also Managing Director of CTS. He is a Liveryman, Warden and Master (2003-2004) of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners, a London livery company.