Board of Directors
Mr. Simon Kuik is Head of Research & Development at Sembcorp Marine Ltd, where he is responsible for the development of new technologies, products and solutions. He is also the secretary of the Sembcorp Marine Sustainability Council.
Prior to his current appointment, Mr. Kuik was General Manager (Technology Development and Solutions) at Sembawang Shipyard, in charge of the development and marketing of green products and services. His past appointments at Sembcorp Marine also included Quality Manager, General Manager (Engineering) and General Manager (Operations). Mr. Kuik has a Bachelor of Engineering in Marine Technology, with first class honours in Naval Architecture, from the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK.
Mr. Torbjørn Bringedal is the Managing Director of LMG Marin AS, a leading naval architecture as well as ship design and engineering house in Europe. LMG Marin is a subsidiary of the Sembcorp Marine Group.
During his over 20-year career with LMG Marin, Mr. Bringedal has been involved in the design development of numerous ship types and floating structures, including deepwater drill ships and ship-shaped floating production units. He is a Board Member of the Federation of Norwegian Industries’ (Norsk Industri) Maritime Branch. Mr. Bringedal holds an MSc in Marine Technology from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway.