COOMr. Peter Curtis serves as Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Seaspan Corporationrationration. He is responsible for ship building programs, overall operations and commercial management of the vessels managed by our Manager, including our vessels. From 2001 to 2012, Mr. Curtis was vice president of SSML. From 1981 to 1989, Mr. Curtis served in the South African Navy, where he attained the rank of Lt. Commander in charge of the submarine maintenance facility and design office. From 1989 to 1991, he was an associate with a firm of engineering consultants in Cape Town, working on offshore and naval architectural projects, such as offshore oil and gas as well as other marine projects. From 1991 to 1999, Mr. Curtis was with Safmarine Container Lines, where he was responsible for the operations of a mixed fleet of containerships, handysize and capesize bulkcarriers and also oversaw a number of new building programs. Prior to joining SSML in 2001, Mr. Curtis was based in Cyprus for two years with Columbia Ship Management as technical director. Mr. Curtis has served on the board of directors of The North England PI Association Ltd. since 2012. In 1981, he obtained a BS degree in. Mechanical Engineering degree at Natal University in Durban, South Africa
Age: 56 COO Since 2017Curtis also obtained his Master?s degree in Naval Architecture from University College in London, England and his BS in business from Stellenbosch University in South Africa.