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We share the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS) with the University of Southampton. If you cannot find who you are looking for, it may be because they work for our collaborative partner, Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton. Please check the Ocean and Earth Science website.
 

Centre Directors

Chief Executive
Chief Scientist and Director of Science and Technology
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

Associate Directors

Associate Director of Engagement
Corporate and Business Support
Associate Director for Research
MD NOC Innovations Ltd; Associate Director Strategic Business Development
Digital Ocean
National Marine Facilities

Science and Technology

Marine Physics and Ocean Climate

Prof. Sheldon Bacon
Group Head
Prof. Penny Holliday
Associate Head
Dr Laurent Amoudry
Associate Head

National Marine Facilities

Logistics Technical Group

Tyrone Vernon
Group Head

Programme Management

Research Ships Management

Guy Dale-Smith
Research Ship Manager

Strategic Projects

Colin Day
Group Head

Engagement

Marketing

Peter Ryde
Group Head

communications@noc.ac.uk

Partnerships

David Boot
Group Head

ispo@noc.ac.uk

Fundraising

Sofie Bennett
Group Head

Corporate and Business Support

Enterprise Resource Planning

Sean Barrett
Group Head

Legal and Governance

noc_governance@noc.ac.uk

Strategic Business Development and Innovation

Strategic Business Development

Huw Gullick
Head of Strategic Business Development and Innovation

nocbusiness@noc.ac.uk

Marine Robotics Innovation Centre

Aidan Thorn
Innovation Centre Business Manager

innovationcentre@noc.ac.uk

Marine Information Products and Services

Layton Quinton
Head of MIPS
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