Responsible for the International Commercial Marine Business of WR Systems Ltd. This role includes the introduction of Emsys, the world’s first Type Approved Solid State Laser Emissions Monitoring System. A renowned ‘Subject Matter Expert’ in the field of marine air emissions, his credentials include Chairing the ‘Group of Technical Experts’ at the IMO which revised the NOx Technical Code, part of the wider revisions of MARPOL Annex VI. Simon currently advises the UK Flag at IMO for technical matters regarding air pollution and is active in the relevant working groups. A former seagoing engineer with Texaco, he has extensive commercial and technical experience in the maritime sector.