Professional qualifications Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (FIMarEST), 1999 - date (Member from 1995 to 1999). Fellow of the UK Safety and Reliability Society (FSaRS), 2011 - date (Member from 1997 to 2011). Fellow of the Royal Institute of Naval Architects (FRINA), 2005 - date. Chartered Engineer (CEng), 1996 - date. Research interests: Design and operation of maritime engineering systems such as ships, offshore installations and port terminals. Delivered more than 10 keynote addresses at reputable international conferences such as ESREL 2014.