After graduating from the University of Southampton with a BSc (Hons) in accounting & finance, he qualified as a chartered accountant, servicing a variety of industries throughout this period. He then gained broad experience of the maritime sector during eight years with a Norwegian shipowner and maritime services specialist Wilhelmsen.
In welcoming the new cfo, Trimline's ceo Andrew Richards said, 'His flair for business management and his extensive experience of the maritime industry make him an ideal fit for us and I’m confident that he will be crucial to our future plans. We are growing faster than ever and Michael’s financial strategies will help to take us to the next level.'
Celebrating 50 years in business, Trimline recently completed extensive makeovers on six Windstar ships.