Andreas Schell Named CEO of Rolls-Royce Power Systems Rolls-Royce has named Andreas Schell as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of MTU parent company Rolls-Royce Power Systems (RRPS). He will take up the post on January 1, 2017 and succeed Dr. Ulrich Dohle who is retiring. Schell is currently Vice President of Digital Strategy for UTC Aerospace Systems. Lois K. Zabrocky has been named President and CEO of International Seaways, the spin off of Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc’s international flag strategic business unit. She recently served as Co-President and Head of the International Flag Strategic Business Unit. Meanwhile, Jeffrey D. Pribor joins International Seaways as CFO.
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Australia division, HII Australia, has named Jeff McCray Vice President, Business Development. He will be responsible for developing new business opportunities for HII to support the Royal Australian Navy and the U.S. Navy in the South Pacific.
Subsea Global Solutions (SGS) has named ship management veteran, Harun Duzgoren, to their management team as Executive Director of Business Development & Strategy. Duzgoren joins SGS from V.Ships, where he spent more than 16 years in different senior positions.
HII also reports that Susan Jacobs has been appointed Vice President of Human Resources and Administration at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. She will assume the role this month and replace Bill Bell who is retiring after 34 years of service.
RigNet, Inc., Houston, TX, has named Jay T. Hilbert its Chief Sales Officer.
International commercial law firm, Hill Dickinson LLP, has hired Iain Johnston as its first Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Mark Woodhead has been named Senior Vice President for Training and Content for KVH Industries, Inc. In this position, Woodhead will direct KVH’s market leading maritime crew welfare, safety, and productivity services, which include Videotel maritime training packages.
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