Simon Hibberd

Simon Hibberd began his role of SBSS’s MD in May 2018, and brings vast industry experience having worked for Global Marine Group since 1988.  Captain Hibberd initially worked on board Global Marine’s cable ships, rising to the rank of Commander where he completed the installation of landmark fibre optic and power cable projects, including: Brazilian Festoon,PC1, TAT14, EAC and Estlink.  In 2007, he moved ashore and has subsequently held a number of senior posts at the Company’s UK head office including Director Fleet & Operational Support then Director, Global Technical Sales, and most recently focusing on business development opportunities in Asia.

Simon’s operational knowledge, combined with managerial and business development experience gained through his career within the Global Marine Group, makes him a great fit for SBSS’s MD.