Stream Marine Training strengthens its team
Stream Marine Training (SMT) has started off the New Year with hiring three new members of staff. Martyn Thomas joins as chief of staff, Alex Ponomarev as sales director for the technical training division and Darren Payne as COO.
Thomas joins SMT from the position of global head of maritime training at one of the largest safety training providers. Before that, he held a senior role in training and competency for a prominent player in the cruise industry.
Ponomarev comes from a business and technology background with experience and expertise in training and simulation.
Payne worked in the aviation sector,. most recently in the capacity of perating officer and qualified managing accountant. He will diversify his ideas, financial skills and operational experience into the maritime sector to open up wider opportunities for SMT.
“I am really pleased to welcome Thomas, Ponomarev and Payne to the SMT family,” said Martin White, SMT’s CEO. (mw)