Dr Adrian Pearson

Port Operations Manager, Saqr Port

Dr Adrian Pearson

Adrian Joined RAK Ports in April 2017 and has over 40 years’ experience in port and marine environments. His formative career was spent at sea as a Deck Officer with Shell Tankers UK Ltd before coming ashore to head the Technical Services Division of SGS in the UK.  He later moved to the Murphy Corporation managing ship, rail and pipeline fed oil terminals.  Adrian moved to port operations in 2006 initially with Mersey Docks and Harbour Company and later at Portsmouth International Port as Operations Manager and Assistant Harbour Master. He was awarded a Doctorate by the Paris School of Business in November 2015 and an MBA in 2002, he also holds qualifications for Harbour Master, PFSO and RPO.
Adrian is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and a member of the Nautical Institute.