THE FULL STORY
Kilo are a global provider of contemporary maritime training underpinned by a wealth of creative, educational and technological expertise.
We always link the technological solution with the training and business objective. VR and Maritime are our great passions in life. We bring the two together via our scalable team of specialists.
The effective transfer of underpinning knowledge is essential for competent operations. We create content that delivers measurable and sustainable results that are then validated within immersive training environments.
We understand educating agencies on your business is time-consuming and frustrating. Our combined maritime backgrounds mean we talk your language.
Credible, capable and affordable.
We deliver all of our solutions under the mantra of credible, capable and affordable. In order to achieve this, we have assembled a range of specialisms that permit us to provide our clients with a breadth of capability and sector expertise that enable us to establish the need before formulating contemporary solution(s).
"At Kilo, we ensure your teams are trained and informed with engaging and relevant content, accessible at point of need and always appropriate to the requirement."
ANDY PARKIN - KILO MD
We wouldn’t be able to take Kilo to the next level without our incredible team of specialists who instinctively collaborate to make each project and client solution come to life. We live and breath Maritime, and are committed to making a positive contribution to the development of Seafarer skills and performance.
Read below to learn more about the incredible Kilo team.
After a full career in the Royal Navy, followed by 10 years working in Immersive Technology and Digital Agencies, I formed Kilo to deliver contemporary training solutions into the Maritime industry.
Leading the Strategic Direction of the business, I take pride in assembling teams of specialist talent who collectively deliver game changing solutions that are fully aligned with the sector need, like VASCO.
Head of Maritime Standards
Andrew has over 20 years of experience as operational seagoing Master on roro and roro passenger vessels, specialises in bridge operations, ship handling, safety management and emergency response.
Andrew is responsible for ensuring excellence in professional maritime standards and industry best practice are maintained in the delivery of projects.
Head of XR
Mark has over 25 years experience in 3D Development including, applications, models and animation. Building interactive desktop, mobile and XR applications for simulation, games and learning as well as visualisation and animation for all types of media.
At Kilo, Mark oversees the creation, design and implementation of our XR and 3D production. Mark has a strong maritime background having been on, under and around boats and the water for 40+ years.
Antonia has almost 20 years of experience in managing digital projects and working within digital agencies.
At Kilo, Antonia overseas the management of all the Elearning and bespoke requirement projects, ensuring that a consistent approach to ensure a quality delivery each time which includes open communication, detailed organisation and accountability.
Head of Maritime Competence
Martyn has had a successful career in both the Maritime as an Electrical Engineer and Education sectors, with nearly 20 years of educational experience in various areas including maritime and Further Education.
He has also held responsibility for fleet wide training for a large corporate cruise company.
Martyn oversees the curriculum and competency standards for all our projects and ensures that our courses meet or exceed industry requirements by working closely with our SMEs and clients.
Head of Learning Design
Sam has over 15 years of experience in the learning and education sector, improving employee performance through developing and implementing engaging learning solutions.
Sam works closely with our SMEs and clients to design, develop and implement our learning strategies and solutions.
Superyacht Training Consultant
Mairin Hunter, known as Mez, brings over 13 years of experience in the yachting industry to Kilo. Obtaining her Master 3000gt Yacht CoC in 2022, Mairin's career highlights include a remarkable circumnavigation of the globe, showcasing her adept navigational skills across various continents, oceans, and seas.
Mairin is committed to continuous professional development and believes in lifelong learning. Her enthusiasm for giving back to the industry aligns seamlessly with Kilo's ethos and ambitions.
Client Services (US)
Graeme has over 35 years working in customer marketing, sales leadership, and client management, working both client and agency side. This has afforded him a deep understanding of what makes people tick and their motivations to deliver and develop.
Graeme is based in Colorado and provides strategic input and specific client support in both the Superyacht sector and for US based clients.
Daisy has 3 years experience within the Games Development Industry, gaining knowledge of C# programming and developing skills within 3D modelling and animation. Building tools for designers to use in addition to XR software.
At Kilo, Daisy works within Engine whilst actively working alongside Mark on the creation, design and implementation of our XR production, bringing along with her unique knowledge from Video Games Development.