Bibby Marine, a Bibby Line Group company, has appointed Helen Samuels as its new chief executive officer.
Samuels will join the Group in January 2020 from Network Rail, where she currently holds the position of engineering director.
Prior to this Samuels worked as engineering director for United Utilities, and also held a series of senior positions at Halcrow/CH2MHill (now Jacobs) including operations director, global director and managing director.
Bibby Marine is the holding company for Bibby Maritime, Bibby Marine Services and Bibby HydroMap.
Helen Samuels said: “I am passionate about growth in the sectors in which we operate and with which we are associated. I am very much looking forward to meeting and working with colleagues across the Marine businesses as well as the rest of the Group.”
John Cresswell, Bibby Line Group CEO, said: “We are delighted to attract a leader of Helen’s calibre to Bibby; her passion for delivering for customers and her career experience make Helen ideal for this role, and I am looking forward to her leading our marine businesses in their next phase of development.”