Roberto Fernández appointed Director of SENER Marine23/06/2022 (International)
SENER has appointed Roberto Fernández Pascual as Director of the Group's Marine Division, called SENER Marine, which is part of SENER Engineering. As Director of SENER Marine, Roberto Fernández is responsible for leading the Marine Business Unit, the Operations Department and the Marine Engineering Department at all SENER centers linked to the marine sector.
Roberto Fernández Pascual has a Master's degree in Naval Architecture from the Higher Technical School of Naval Architecture of the UPM (Polytechnic University of Madrid) and a Master's degree in Comprehensive Project Management from Comillas Pontifical University ICAI-ICADE. He has also completed an Executive Development Program (EDP) at IESE Business School (University of Navarra).
Before joining SENER in 2006, he was Director of Engineering at Aries Industrial y Naval. He has taken up a variety of roles at SENER, including Marine Projects Manager, Head of the Marine Section, Head of the SW FORAN Section and Head of the Advanced Digital Environments Hub (ADE), until his current appointment as Director of SENER Marine.
SENER Marine develops comprehensive marine engineering projects for shipyards and technical offices, with services that range from conceptual design, classification, detailed technical design and production engineering, to consulting and technical assistance, for all kinds of vessels and offshore structures. With more than 60 years of experience – SENER was founded as a marine engineering company, from which it diversified its business activity into multiple sectors, without ever leaving its marine roots – it has carried out more than 1,200 marine engineering projects, including the transformation and modernization of the Argentine Navy icebreaker Almirante Irízar, a stern trawler in China, a passenger ferry for POSCO PlanTEC in South Korea, a dredger for the Mexican client SEMAR, and different Floating Storage Regasification Units (FSRU), in which it has its own highly innovative solutions.