The OTAQ Team Continues to Grow: Gary English Joins as Senior Development Engineer

30th November 2022

There’s more exciting news at OTAQ, with the recent appointment of Gary English as Senior Development Engineer adding to a number of new roles OTAQ has recently announced. Aquaculture and Offshore Energy are fast growing market sectors and the OTAQ Group has been expanding to accommodate the growing demand for their services.

OTAQ develops world-class marine technology products and innovation is at the heart of everything they do. In such a fast-paced industry, the continual development of new technology solutions is crucial and OTAQ’s engineering team plays a vital role in this.

Recruiting the right people is key to ensuring consistent progress at OTAQ and Gary English brings extensive experience and engineering expertise to the OTAQ Group. From his early beginnings as an Aircraft Technician to more recent roles in Project Engineer positions, Gary’s qualifications and experience will bring some valuable skills to the existing team. Gary has worked in the Diving and Subsea industry for over 10 years, with over 15 years’ experience in the Aerospace industry.

Gary was delighted to be offered the role of Senior Development Engineer in the Connectors division, where he will be based at the Aberdeen office. He said he is looking forward to being able to get involved in the development of new products and helping to streamline processes to drive efficiencies.

His role will include being the technical authority for all underwater connector and penetrator products as well as providing mechanical engineering support across the OTAQ Group as required.

Harry Rotsch, Chief Technology Officer at OTAQ Group is excited to welcome Gary to the team:

“We were very impressed with Gary’s experience across both the Diving and Subsea industry and the Aerospace industry and his career ambitions are exactly what we are looking for at OTAQ.

We are going through a very exciting period of growth at OTAQ, and we are busy building the best team to help us to achieve all of our goals. We are confident that Gary will bring some useful new ideas and become a very valuable member of the Engineering team.”

Keep a look out for the new innovative products that OTAQ will be launching in the near future, combining the latest technology and the industry-leading talents of the ever-expanding OTAQ team.