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Captain Nicholas Hall

General Manager, Marine Manning
Swire Pacific Offshore

Captain Nicholas Hall (Nick) is the General Manager, Marine Manning of Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) and has helmed this role since January 2016. Nick oversees SPO’s manning functions including the management of the crewing team which takes care of crewing matters including recruitment, crew changes, rotations and benefits, and the Competency Assurance team which handles training requirements for approximately 2,000 seafarers.

Nick is a Master Mariner and has amassed over 20 years of seagoing experience in the offshore industry. He sailed as a Master on a variety of vessels including platform supply vessels (PSVs), anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS) and windfarm installation vessels and has been involved in salvage operations as Salvage Master. In 2013, Nick moved to the shore-based role as SPO’s Country Manager, UK and oversaw the operational and commercial matters in the region before undertaking his current role in 2016.