Our Team

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Paul Aldrich, Consultant, Marine & Ports

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Dr Philip Barlow, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Bob Bishop, Senior Software Developer, Forensic Data Analysis
Dr Chris Bishop, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
James Blythe, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Mike Bowness, Consultant, Minerals & Metals

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Dr Nick Carey, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
Chris Clucas, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Nick Coogan, Consultant, Fire & Explosion

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Cyrus Dar, Practice Coordinator, Front Office
Chris Dennis, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
David Duckworth, Consultant, Minerals & Metals
James Duncombe, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals

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Christopher Ellyatt, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities

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Dr Marco Facciotti, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Dr Richard Fletcher, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
George Friend, Senior Practice Coordinator, Front Office

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Clive George, Consultant, Marine & Ports

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Keith Hall, Consultant, Minerals & Metals
Capt. Alf Hattrell, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Dr John Healey, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Dr Stephanie Heard, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Prof. Rick Hodges, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Gary Hotchkiss, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
David Hunter, Consultant, Minerals & Metals

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Frazer Imrie, Director, Food & Agricultural Commodities

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Capt. David Jackson, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities, Marine & Ports
Capt. David Jacobs, Senior Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities, Marine & Ports
Pierre de Jager, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
David Jones, Director, Oil, Gas & Chemicals

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Capt. Chris Kelly, Consultant, Marine & Ports

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Dr Alan Legge, Senior Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities

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Dr Roger Maddrell, Senior Consultant, Marine & Ports
Dr Sheila Marshman, Principal Chemist, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Geoff Mason, Consultant, Minerals & Metals
Daan Matheussen, Director, Forensic Data Analysis
Capt. Floris Menting, Associate Director, Food & Agricultural Commodities, Marine & Ports

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Stephen Radford, Senior Consultant, Marine & Ports
David Reid-Rowland, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
Dr David Rose, Head of Department, Fire & Explosion

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Mike Sachs, Senior Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Sam Sarradj, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Daniel Schütze, Director, Forensic Data Analysis
Anthony Severn, Director, Marine & Ports, Oil, Gas & Chemicals
Kevin Smith, Consultant, Oil, Gas & Chemicals

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Dr Sarah Taylor, Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
David Thompson, Consultant, Minerals & Metals
Graham Tow, Associate Director, Food & Agricultural Commodities

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Dr Ivan Vince, Principal Consultant, Fire & Explosion, Risk Safety and Environmental

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David Walker, Principal Consultant, Food & Agricultural Commodities
Dr Chris Wareham, Consultant, Fire & Explosion
Andrew Wells, Principal Consultant, Minerals & Metals
Dr John Whittington, Consultant, Forensic Data Analysis
Dick Wilkinson, Consultant, Minerals & Metals
Paul Willis, Consultant, Fire & Explosion

Food & Agricultural Commodities

David Walker
David WalkerPrincipal Consultant Chartered Biologist
Fellow of the Society of Biology

Joined in 1999 and is the Manager of the Food and Other Dry Commodities Department. Over 40 years of extensive international experience in the application of science to the food and feed industries. Specialist expertise in handling, storage, shipping, grading, quality assurance, processing and market systems for a wide range of food, feed and agricultural commodities. Experienced in shipboard attendances. Expert knowledge of applying science to claims arising from such issues as water ingress, condensation, cargo heating, microbiological food safety, contamination with mycotoxins (such as Aflatoxin), insect identification and source of infestation, and fumigation. Experienced expert witness.
Capt. Floris Menting
Capt. Floris Menting LL.MAssociate Director Master Mariner
Considerable international experience of dry cargo (especially food), damage surveys and incident investigation worldwide. Joined CWA in 1996. Expertise in the shipment of a wide range of commodities and foodstuffs including refrigerated cargoes, timber and grain, rice and other agricultural products. With a surveying career spanning more than 30 years, highly experienced in incident investigation, cargo salvage and cost damage mitigation issues. Experienced expert witness.
Frazer Imrie
Frazer ImrieDirector Chartered Biologist
Fellow of the Society of Biology
Fellow of the Institute of Food Science & Technology

Began working with CWA in the early 1980s and subsequently founded our Food Department. Vastly experienced in the management and quality control of a range of food and feed commodities, particularly those shipped as bulk, bagged, refrigerated and frozen cargoes. Analytical experience covering a range of foods, ingredients and beverages, in addition to possessing an in-depth technical, operational and commercial knowledge of sugar refining and maize processing. Extensive incident response and claims analysis expertise, extending to commodity market analysis and loss mitigation. Experienced expert witness.
James Blythe
James BlytheConsultant Food Scientist
Experienced in the analysis of problems encountered during the storage and transport of agricultural commodities having a background in the food industry. Expertise in conventional bulk, break-bulk, bagged and containerised cargoes. Commodities include cereals, oilseeds and associated by-products, as well as fresh produce (particularly bananas) and frozen cargoes. Undertaken international investigations requiring attendance in West Africa, the Middle East, South East Asia, Central and South America, and Europe. Regularly advises on market trends and commodity pricing information.
Dr Stephanie Heard
Dr Stephanie HeardConsultant Food Scientist
Member of the Society of Biology

Comprehensive knowledge of the processes involved in the deterioration of stored food and feed products as a result of fungal contamination, mycotoxin risks and the associated sampling and analysis methods. Expertise in the storage and carriage of organic commodities, as well as conventional bulk, bagged and containerised cargoes including bananas, sugar and cocoa. Undertaken international investigations requiring attendance in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. Regularly advises on market trends and commodity pricing information.
Over 30 years' experience providing specialist advice to stakeholders in the supply chain with a view to reducing losses, improving quality and safety, extending shelf life and increasing marketability and profitability throughout the supply chain of horticultural crops worldwide. Extensive international experience in over 30 countries.
Dr Alan Legge
Dr Alan LeggeSenior Consultant Chartered Biologist
Very experienced applied food scientist with particular expertise in harvest and post-harvest systems of horticultural crops. Extensive experience of all aspects of fruit horticulture including sensitive commodities (e.g. bananas and other fresh produce) covering post-harvest storage, handling and transportation. Includes18 years in the commercial and operational practice of major retailers, from supply chain management through to retail packaging. Experienced expert witness.
Graham Tow
Graham TowAssociate Director Chartered Scientist
Fellow of the Institute of Food Science & Technology
Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses

Senior food specialist with wide ranging experience, particularly in nuts, grains, oil seeds and seed cake, as well as chilled, frozen and fresh foods, including meat, fish and dairy products, and beverages. Expert in hazard identification (e.g. HACCP), risk control, temperature controlled storage and perishable products within the food industry. Accredited assessor.
Sam Sarradj
Sam SarradjConsultant Scientist
Comprehensive knowledge of the intrinsic microbiological processes of food and feedstuffs. Experienced in bulk, bagged and containerised cargoes including attendances in the Middle East and Europe to advise on storage and cause of damage. Comprehensive knowledge of sampling protocols including GAFTA, FOSFA and ISO. Familiarity with International Standards and Regulations for the import of food and feed into several Middle Eastern countries, and export of grains and oilseeds from South American countries. Has advised on grains and their by-products, oilseeds, sugar and fresh produce.
Christopher Ellyatt
Christopher EllyattConsultant Scientist
Chris Ellyatt joined CWA International in 2015 shortly after completing his Biology BSc (Hons), specialising in microbiology, biochemistry and virology. Since joining, he has undertaken extensive in-house training. This training has included mentoring from senior consultants at CWA with a wealth of experience in the shipping and handling of agricultural and animal feed commodities.

Chris is familiar with a range of cargoes, including frozen, refrigerated and dry commodities. He has attended live cases in Europe, Africa and Asia and provided remote advice to clients. He is also an associate member of the Royal Society of Biology and the Institute of Food Science & Technology.
Capt. David Jacobs
Capt. David JacobsSenior Consultant Master Mariner
Marine Surveyor

Extensive international experience of ship and/or cargo damage incidents, pollution and port operations. Experienced in a wide range of vessel types and wet and dry cargoes, including sugar, rice, cereals, oil seeds, frozen fish, bulk liquids, containerised and refrigerated cargoes. Formerly senior P&I correspondent in West Africa with wide regional experience. Experienced expert witness.
Dr Philip Barlow
Dr Philip BarlowConsultant Qualified in Environmental Health, Food Science & Technology
Fellow of the Institute of Optimum Nutrition
Member of the Cyprus Board of Food Scientists & Technologists

Academic and industrial experience gained in the Food Science and Environmental Health sectors in the UK, Singapore and Cyprus. Experienced in the investigation of food quality issues, extending to the global food transport chain and with particular focus on food safety. Specific claims experience relating to temperature abuse in frozen cargoes, including tuna, executed via both post-incident document-based analysis and overseas on-site investigation.
Capt. David Jackson
Capt. David JacksonConsultant Master Mariner
Experienced in worldwide incident investigation, cargo salvage and loss mitigation. Expertise in the shipment of many commodities, including refrigerated cargoes, grain and sugar.
Specialist in the transport of perishables or durables by road, sea or air. Expertise in temperature issues, packaging types, stowage and loss prevention.
Prof. Rick Hodges
Prof. Rick HodgesConsultant Professor of Grain Postharvest Management
Over 35 years of experience in quality management of grains and other durable food and feed commodities, covering shipping and warehousing. Specialist in insect pest management and grain quality grading. Pest and quality advisor to grain marketing boards in West Africa (1985-1987) and Southeast Asia (1987-1991).

Oil, Gas & Chemicals

Anthony Severn
Anthony SevernDirector Member of the Nautical Institute
Fellow of the Energy Institute

Joined CWA in 1983, following an early career as a tanker officer. Has extensive experience in litigation matters involving loss or contamination disputes and is responsible for the management and co-ordination of the Company's marine consultancy projects and survey assignments. Experienced Expert Witness.
David Jones
David JonesDirector Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Fellow of the Energy Institute
Chartered Scientist, Science Counsel
Member of the Institute of Corrosion

Joined CWA in 1988 and a highly experienced chemist/surveyor with expertise in all aspects of the quality control of petrochemicals and chemicals, tank inspection, coatings and corrosion issues and forensic laboratory analysis concerning contamination incidents. Experienced in marine casualties involving salvage of chemicals, loss mitigation and environmental impact. Experienced Expert Witness.
Dr Sheila Marshman
Dr Sheila MarshmanPrincipal Chemist Chartered Chemist
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Specialised in the field of distillate products, fuels and lubricants analysis, testing and research. With more than 40 years experience, has developed innovative laboratory techniques for fuels and lubricants testing. Experienced Expert Witness.
Pierre de Jager
Pierre de JagerConsultant Chemist
MChem C.Hons, RSci

Specific experience of claims relating to cargo damage and contaminations of oil, petrochemical, chemical and liquefied gas cargoes, including liquid and vapour contamination of flashpoint sensitive cargoes, colour deterioration claims, contaminations from carriage of previous incompatible cargoes and tank washings, damage to heat sensitive cargoes, including FOSFA contracted edible oils, chemical gases and speciality chemicals. Blending of incompatible petroleum products, bunker quality disputes, development and witnessing of investigative analytical protocols also undertaken. Undertaken international attendance requiring onboard and terminal based investigations in Africa, Europe, Asia, Middle East and South America.
James Duncombe
James DuncombeConsultant Chemist
James joined CWA as a Chemist in 2015, having graduated with a Master's degree in Chemistry, during which he was introduced to a range of analytical techniques, as well as the oil refinery processes. During his initial training at CWA, he has been mentored by senior experts, and has developed an understanding of the shipping industry and the quality issues which commonly arise during carriage of oil and chemical products. As part of his training with CWA, James has attended witnessed laboratory analyses, and gained experience with the correct storage and handling of cargoes including jet fuel and vegetable oils.
Dr Marco Facciotti
Dr Marco FacciottiConsultant Chemist
Dr Marco Facciotti joined CWA as a Chemist in 2015 with a PhD in the field of corrosion mitigation in insulating mineral oils and a background in applied analytical chemistry & material characterisation. As part of his continue professional development, under the expert guidance of senior colleagues at CWA, he is increasing his experience on maritime operational practices and contractual quality issues commonly arising during the bulk shipment of oil and chemical products. He has attended joint witnessed analyses on a variety of petroleum products at laboratories in UK, Europe, Middle East and USA and was involved in live incident attendances on board oil/chemical/gas tankers and container ships concerning cargo quality issues, inspection of cargo tanks, occupational hazard and health & safety issues.
Mike Sachs
Mike SachsSenior Consultant Chemical Engineer
Experienced consultant specialising in all aspects of downstream refinery process design and operation, including storage terminals. With over 50 years of experience in relation to refineries as well as trouble-shooting and the investigation of refinery incidents causing plant damage, process upset, loss of production and business interruption.
Chris Clucas
Chris ClucasConsultant Cryogenic Engineer
Specialist in LPG/LNG carriers and ship/shore facilities, loss prevention and safety auditing, training, operational manuals and incident investigation. Has been closely involved with the development of LNG and LPG supply and storage projects over the last 25 years. Experienced Expert Witness.
Capt. Alf Hattrell
Capt. Alf HattrellConsultant Master Mariner
Specialist in shipboard operations on tankers and other ship types, experienced in oil loss investigations, and draft surveys. International experience in monitoring and surveying for oil loss control. Experienced Expert Witness.
Dr John Healey
Dr John HealeyConsultant Pharmaceutical Specialist
Specialist in pharmaceuticals with over 30 years related experience including product research, development, manufacturing, quality assurance. Product experience particularly includes solid and liquid dosage forms, dermatologicals, sterile ophthalmic products and small volume parenterals, together with their stability issues and packaging needs.
Kevin Smith
Kevin SmithConsultant Edible Oils Specialist
35 years' experience in the chemical and physical properties of edible oils and fats gained within the research and development environment of a large consumer goods company and as a consultant. Leader in lipid science, having an established reputation in palm oil, palm kernel oil, margarine fats and confectionery fats. Specialist on implications of vegetable oil degradation and contamination that can occur during shipping.

Metals & Minerals

Andrew Wells
Andrew WellsPrincipal Consultant Chartered Engineer
Fellow of the Institution of Materials, Minerals & Mining
Associate of the Royal School of Mines, Imperial College, London

Over 38 years of international experience in applying science and engineering principles to the safe and sustainable production of metals and minerals in the mining industry. Specialist expertise in the production, safe handling, storage, sampling & analysis, shipping and quality assurance of mineral commodities. Experienced in shipboard attendances and mitigation of risk. Expert in applying science and engineering to claims arising from liquefaction, cargo heating, contamination, and generation of dangerous gasses. Also knowledgeable of the commercial aspects of metal concentrate sales contracts.
David Duckworth
David DuckworthConsultant Chartered Engineer
Member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining

Over 30 years' experience in the mining industry as a geologist and commodity analyst. Expertise in issues affecting mineral bulk cargoes including liquefaction, cargo heating, contamination by seawater and damage through incorrect handling procedures, across a wide range of cargoes including alumina, bauxite, coal, copper concentrate, DRI/HBI (direct reduced iron/hot briquetted iron), cement, iron concentrate, iron ore fines lead concentrate, limestone gravel, potash, pyritic ashes, salt, sodium sulphate and zinc concentrate cargoes. Also knowledgable of the comercial aspects of metal concentrate sales contracts.
Geoff Mason
Geoff MasonConsultant Chartered Engineer
Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining

Has 30 years experience in the metals industry, including senior operating and technical positions with major mining companies. Experience in market research and operational efficiency studies.
Mike Bowness
Mike BownessConsultant Chartered Engineer
Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Coke Oven Managers Association

Former technical manager of British Steel. Possesses 35 years international experience of the steel industry, production and quality control, trouble-shooting, and project management. Expert Witness.
David Thompson
David ThompsonConsultant MA (Cantab)
Past President of the International Fertiliser Society. Ex-ICI agricultural adviser with extensive expertise in all types of fertiliser, their manufacture, quality control, handling and transport. Experienced in the investigation of incidents and claims.
Keith Hall
Keith HallConsultant MMHEA (Member Materials Handling Engineers Association)
MCIPS (Member Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply)

Expert in all aspects of the cement industry including cement import and export terminals, bulk and bagged cement handling, storage, marine transportation and environmental impact. Experienced Expert Witness.
David Hunter
David HunterConsultant Fellow, Coke Oven Managers Association
Experienced coal technologist. Has travelled extensively for major steel producer visiting coal mining and coke making operations in Europe, Canada and the US. Has presented papers at Ironmaking and Cokemaking Symposia in Europe and the US.
Dick Wilkinson
Dick WilkinsonConsultant Chartered Engineer
Highly qualified engineer. Possesses international mining industry background with wide experience of planning, design and operation.

Fire & Explosion

Dr David Rose
Dr David RoseHead of Department Doctorate in Applied Chemistry
Post Doctoral research in Combustion Chemistry
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Specialises in the investigation of major marine casualties, fire and blast incidents. Experienced fire and explosion investigator, fires caused by chemical reactions, electrical failures, hot works and arson. Experienced expert witness.
Dr Nick Carey
Dr Nick CareyConsultant Doctorate of Philosophy for fire/electricity related research
Fire Investigation Diploma, Chartered Soc. Forensic Sciences
Certified Fire Investigator (IAAI)
Technical Member Inst. of Engineering & Technology

Experienced in investigating the causes of fires and explosions, and the causes of electrical failures. Firefighting experience, including fire investigation for marine casualties. Experienced expert witness.
Paul Willis
Paul WillisConsultant BSc in Chemistry with Environmental Science
Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Member of The Institution of Fire Engineers

Experienced in the investigation of fires and explosions involving bulk cargo and container ships in Europe, Scandinavia and the Middle East.
Dr Ivan Vince
Dr Ivan VincePrincipal Consultant Doctorate in Combustion Science
Chartered Chemist
Fellow of the Energy Institute

Expertise in providing detailed analysis of major marine casualties, fire and blast incidents within high hazard industrial plants, warehouse fires, consequence modeling, quantitative risk assessment as well as safety management advice and environmental impact.
Nick Coogan
Nick CooganConsultant BSc in Chemistry with Forensic Science
Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Experience of forensic fire investigations worldwide. Experienced expert witness.
Dr Richard Fletcher
Dr Richard FletcherConsultant Doctorate in Electrical Engineering
Chartered Engineer
Fellow of Inst. of Engineering & Technology

Specialises in the investigation of fires and electrical engineering failures and accidents including the investigation of shipping fires and equipment failures. Experienced expert witness.
Gary Hotchkiss
Gary HotchkissConsultant BSc (Eng) degree in Electrical Engineering
Member of Inst. of Engineering & Technology

Specialises in the investigation of fires and electrical engineering failures and accidents including the investigation of shipping fires and equipment failures.
David Reid-Rowland
David Reid-RowlandConsultant MSc (Mechanical Engineering) UCT
Chartered Engineer

Manages the investigation of fire and engineering-related failures in marine casualties.
Dr Chris Wareham
Dr Chris WarehamConsultant Doctorate & Post Doctoral research in geochemistry
Experience of investigation of fire and explosion incidents worldwide, including those caused by chemical reactions, mechanical and electrical failures and hot works.
Chris Dennis
Chris DennisConsultant Masters in Mechanical Engineering
Experienced in fire and explosion investigation including major incidents involving industrial premises and shipping covering casualties in Europe.

Forensic Data Analysis & IT

Daan Matheussen
Daan MatheussenDirector First class honours degree in Chemical Engineering
Joined CWA in 1992 and heads the Forensic Analysis & IT Department. Over 20 years' experience of the analytical investigation of large scale theft and shortage claims arising in the course of the international trade of a wide range of commodities, often under term contracts backed by pre-financing and storage agreements. Experienced in managing teams and specifying numerical analysis required as well as the organisation of voluminous documentary evidence to permit rapid retrieval. Extensive experience of expert witness work.
Daniel Schütze
Daniel SchützeDirector MBiochem (Oxon)
Experience of the selection, management and direction of teams to undertake analysis in the investigation of claims with voluminous disclosure including data processing and numerical analysis across a wide range of incidents involving large scale thefts and misrepresentations in the trade and storage of commodities such as oil, sugar, collectables and mineral concentrates worldwide. IT experience includes the design of multi-user database applications and coordinating data input in multi-user environments.
Bob Bishop
Bob BishopSenior Software Developer Electronic Engineer
European Engineer, FEANI Group 1

Joined CWA in 1989 as senior software developer for bespoke computer program packages for a wide range of applications including the insurance and re-insurance of high capital plant, rating databases, time capture and project budgeting software, document indexing and retrieval systems, and systems design projects.
Dr John Whittington
Dr John Whittington Consultant MSc in Applied Statistics
Joined CWA in 1999. Senior statistician with extensive expertise in the collection, screening and processing of large data sets for numerical and statistical studies across a range of applications.

Marine & Ports

Anthony Severn
Anthony SevernDirector Member of the Nautical Institute
Fellow of the Energy Institute

Joined CWA in 1983, following an early career as a tanker officer. Has extensive experience in litigation matters involving loss or contamination disputes and is responsible for the management and co-ordination of the Company's marine consultancy projects and survey assignments. Experienced Expert Witness.
Capt. Floris Menting
Capt. Floris Menting LL.MAssociate Director Master Mariner
Considerable international experience of incident investigation worldwide including dry cargo and damage surveys. Joined CWA in 1996. Expertise in the shipment of a wide range of commodities. With a surveying career spanning more than 30 years, highly experienced in incident investigation, cargo salvage and cost damage mitigation issues. Experienced expert witness.
Stephen Radford
Stephen RadfordSenior Consultant Marine Engineer
Comprehensive experience of all main vessel types, specialising hull and machinery damage investigation and vessel performance claims. Drawing up, costing and supervising dry dockings, major repairs and modifications, on and off hire condition surveys, and sale and purchase inspections. Experienced expert witness.
Paul Aldrich
Paul AldrichConsultant Marine Engineer
Over 40 years in the marine industry sailing on various types of vessel to the rank of Chief Engineer. Technical ship manager, specialises in condition and safety inspections, incident and technical investigations, overseeing drydockings and repairs.
Dr Roger Maddrell
Dr Roger MaddrellSenior Consultant Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers
Fellow of the Geological Society
Fellow of the Academy of Experts
Accredited Mediator

Experienced in coastal engineering, harbour and port design, engineering and construction, dredging and reclamation, feasibility studies and risk assessments, harbour and port damage claims.
Capt. David Jackson
Capt. David JacksonConsultant Master Mariner
Experienced in worldwide incident investigation, cargo salvage and loss mitigation. Expertise in the shipment of many commodities, including refrigerated cargoes, grain and sugar.
Capt. David Jacobs
Capt. David JacobsSenior Consultant Master Mariner
Marine Surveyor

Extensive international experience of ship and/or cargo damage incidents, pollution and port operations. Experienced in a wide range of vessel types and wet and dry cargoes. Formerly senior P&I correspondent in West Africa with wide regional experience. Experienced expert witness.
Capt. Chris Kelly
Capt. Chris KellyConsultant Master Mariner
Member of the Nautical Institute
Member of the Energy Institute
Member of the Royal Institute of Navigation
Member of the International Institute of Marine Surveyors

Ship surveys, cargo and vessel damage and steel pre-shipment surveys. Casualty investigation. Auditing of Quality and Safety Management Systems to the requirements of ISO and the ISM Code.
Clive George
Over 37 years as a marine engineer, superintendent and fleet manager. In the last two years as a consultant, became an OCIMF SIRE inspector accredited by many of the Oil Majors. Most experience is in the Oil and Chemical Tanker sectors, though with several year's experience in the Dry Bulk field.

Risk, Safety & Envrionmental

CWA deploys small teams drawing on the experienced professionals from our pool of experts and consultants.

Dr Ivan Vince
Dr Ivan VincePrincipal Consultant Doctorate in Combustion Science
Chartered Chemist
Fellow of the Energy Institute

Expertise in providing detailed analysis of major marine casualties, fire and blast incidents within high hazard industrial plants, warehouse fires, consequence modeling, quantitative risk assessment as well as safety management advice and environmental impact.

Front Office

The Front Office provides administrative, logistic and secretarial support to our experts and consultants.

George Friend
George FriendSenior Practice Coordinator BA Dev. Studies
Joined CWA in 2006 and heads the Front Office. He graduated from the University of the Philippines with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1986 and before joining CWA worked for 12 years in the UAE as a PA.
Cyrus Dar
Cyrus DarPractice Coordinator Bsc (Hons) MRes
Joined the CWA team in 2012. He holds a Masters degree from the University of Roehampton. Before joining CWA Cyrus spent 9 years in South Africa, Botswana and Kenya where he managed day to day operations at a number of safari camps.
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