Simon Hatson

Simon HatsonSimon has worked in the offshore Industry and been a member of the Offshore Group Committee since 2012, working initially within the marine sector before joining Aquaterra Energy, Norwich as Head of QHSE & Business Improvement, covering all company operations worldwide.

Before moving to the offshore sector, Simon worked in manufacturing for 18 years in various Health & Safety Management positions.  During this time he served as Vice Chair of IOSH Food and Drink Group committee, and received the IOSH President’s award in 2012 for contributions to health & safety in manufacturing. 

During his time as an IOSH member Simon has been a frequent speaker at IOSH events and international conferences. He has also been Mentor for candidates planning and preparing their Peer Review submission for chartered membership.

Simon has an MSc & PgC in Occupational Health and Safety Management, and was the winner of the IOSH Bright Spark Award in 2014 for his research project seeking to challenge the variances in employee engagement on marine survey vessels. He became CFIOSH in December 2015.