Oceanair Appoints New Managing Director


Oceanair Marine Ltd has appointed Justine Heeley as the new Managing Director starting from the 18th of June 2018. Justine brings with her a vast experience of handling executive positions within the Marine Industry. She was formerly CEO of Orolio UK (part of the McMurdo Group), prior to this she was Managing Director of Drew Marine Signal & Safety and formerly Managing Director of Chemring Marine.

“I have always admired Oceanair as a company that continues to show solid growth and pushes the boundaries of design and manufacturing. As part of Dometic, I am looking forward to taking the business to the next level, delivering quality, value and prosperity to our customers, shareholders and staff,” commented Justine on her appointment.

Justine is the successor of Andy FitzGerald – the founder of Ocean Marine Ltd. During its 28 years of existence, Oceanair has always strived to deliver high-end customer satisfaction by designing and manufacturing elegant solutions to the world’s leading production boat builders, superyachts, luxury properties, commercial and RV market.

“The appointment of Justine is an exciting next chapter for Oceanair, we are all looking forward to working with her. We will benefit from the knowledge and expertise she has gained throughout her career; this will be pivotal in ensuring we continue our journey of growth and expansion,” said Donna Wearn, Group Human Resources Director.

Founded in 1990, Oceanair Marine Limited continues to be the world’s leading supplier of blinds, shades, screens, and soft furnishings in the marine market. A sustained commitment to excellence has been recognised with no less than three Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in International trade. Oceanair products are exported to over 37 countries, supplying internationally renowned brands. 25 years on, the company now supplies Leisure marine, Superyacht, Residential, Commercial and RV sectors.

The Oceanair range includes systems for windows, hatches, portlights and doors. In addition, a range of soft furnishing products (curtains, cushions, upholstery, bedspreads and throws) are available for any interior. Oceanair products are designed and manufactured in a state-of-the-art facility in Selsey, UK or in the United States office, manufacturing and distribution facility.


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