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Cris Partridge

Regional Director, Middle East & India


Master Mariners


Abu Dhabi


Cris is the Regional Director, Middle East & India.

Holding a MSc in Marine Operations, he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and a Liveryman of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners.

With more than 30 years’ experience in the marine industry which started as a deck rating, Cris completed his seagoing service as Master on general cargo vessels. Other seagoing experience includes container, passenger and freight ro-ro, capsize bulkers, research and AHTS vessels.

Before joining LOCME Cris was employed by Clyde & Co., London as a Master Mariner / Investigator.

His MCI experience includes high value, high fatality casualty investigation, CTL and partial losses, pollution incidents, groundings, collisions, cargo damage and associated claims.