Management Team

Our management team has a wealth of expertise in the maritime industry.

Martin Taylor

Chief Executive Officer
Martin is the CEO of OneOcean. He joined ChartCo as Managing Director in 2010, before being named Chief Executive in 2016.

Martin has extensive experience in the maritime technology sector and has sat on committees of both the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC). As CEO, Martin’s focus is on leading OneOcean and driving the company through its next phase of growth, championing the move to digital solutions to facilitate faster and smarter ship management.

Nicholas Bourque

Chief Strategy Officer
Nicholas is Chief Strategy Officer at OneOcean. Prior to the merger of ChartCo and Marine Press, Nicholas served as President of Marine Press.

Nicholas’ role as Chief Strategy Officer is to bring OneOcean’s product portfolio together to create connected solutions that deliver real benefits for the maritime industry. Nicholas will also be focused on developing the company’s future strategy and delivering its vision to offer solutions that reinforce safer, cleaner and more efficient working practices.

Sam Samra

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Sam is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer UK at OneOean. Sam joined ChartCo in November 2009.

Sam is responsible for managing relationships with key stakeholders, including the banks and private equity, as well as leading M&A activity. Sam gained valuable experience of private equity with accountancy firm, Grant Thornton. A Chartered Accountant, Sam also has a degree in law.

Alexandre Trottier-Lapointe

Chief Technology Officer
Alexandre is Chief Technology Officer at OneOcean. Alexandre joined Marine Press in 2015, where he held the role of Vice President Product and Technology.

As Chief Technology Officer, Alexandre is responsible for leading the development of software and solutions. He has built, and is continuing to develop, a sophisticated team of developers who are focused on creating new, innovative and integrated solutions for the maritime industry.