Kreuz Subsea appoints Regional Director for Middle East and Africa

Kreuz Subsea appoints Regional Director for Middle East and Africa

Global integrated subsea services business, Kreuz Subsea, has announced the appointment of Ian Huggins as the Regional Director, Middle East & Africa.

Ian joins Kreuz Subsea in 2019 with over 20 years of subsea intervention and executive management experience. After 10 years in the military Ian’s offshore career started as a freelance ROV operator in SE Asia for Oceaneering and Global Industries. Since then Ian has operated in multiple regions with major oil companies, subsea operation companies and equipment manufacturing.

Previous roles include Projects Coordinator Asset integrity with ConocoPhillips in Indonesia, then moving to Hallin Marine with various roles as Country Manager (Houston) managing a DSV operating in the Gulf of Mexico and then relocating back to Singapore as ROV & Survey Project Manager, finally operating as Business Development Director before moving on to Oaktree Capital to assist with their acquisition of Gulmar Offshore Middle East. More recently Ian joined Unique Group as General Manager and finished there as Group Director Diving and Contracts.

Ian holds a Global Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Lancaster University