Meet The Team

Gregor McPherson
Sales Director

A professional mechanical engineer, Gregor McPherson holds an MBA from Glasgow University. He has worked in the marine handling equipment sector his entire career. Mr McPherson joined Caley Ocean Systems in 1994 and has been Sales Director since 1999.

David Cooper
Managing Director

Joined Babcock Power as Mechanical Engineering graduate from Strathclyde University in 1979, working on a variety of nuclear projects. Joined Caley Ocean Systems in 1990 to be Projects and Engineering Manager. Awarded MBA from Glasgow University in 1993. As General Manager he led Caley MBO from Haliburton in 1999.

William Thomson
Engineering Manager

An experienced chartered engineer, William Thomson has over 15 years experience in engineering, and managing project teams, across different sectors including the oil and gas industry, scientific sub-sea instrumentation and mining. He is a Fellow of IMarEST, CEng, CMarEng, Member of Engineers Australia, and CPEng.

David Lamond
Financial Accountant

A Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, David Lamond has 17 years experience of accountancy in both the public and private sectors. In addition to managing a large Accounts Department, he has worked on financial integration with US parent company and SAP implementation.

Douglas Morrison
Project Manager

Douglas Morrison has over 20 years experience in mechanical engineering in Aerospace and Marine Handling Equipment for the Offshore, Naval and Ocean Science markets. In addition to project management, his roles have included have included: Quality Assurance, Manufacturing and General Management.

John Garratt
Engineering Sales Manager

John Garratt, engineering sales manager, is a Chartered Engineer with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). He has worked at Caley for 12 years and is a specialist in winches, drives and advanced hydraulic system design.