General Manager, Ship Operations
Michael joined Western’s ship operations in August of 2018 as a Ship Superintendent and was promoted to his current position in September of 2019. Over his 24-year career since joining Western Stevedoring he has worked in all facets of the marine industry on both the terminal and stevedoring side. During this period, he has gained significant expertise in all aspects of operations as well as deep relationships with customers, employees and industry stakeholders. Michael is responsible for the oversight and monitoring of our ship operations ensuing the effective dispatch and supply of all necessary supervision, labour and equipment to the vessels.
Michael was born in Montreal and has a BA with a double major in Geography and Sociology from Concordia University. During his time at Concordia he was a double letter varsity athlete playing both Basketball and Soccer for the University. He enjoys the outdoors and coaching his three boys in many sports.