Stuart's marine career extends over 25 years. He is a Master Mariner and former flag surveyor. He operated his own non-exclusive marine survey company and has conducted hundreds of surveys, flag inspections, audits and overseen the construction of commercial vessels and yachts. In his career as a surveyor, becoming an expert in SOLAS, MARPOL, ISM, ISPS, multiple Yacht Codes, Class and Flag State regulations. He is a Member of the Society of Accredited Marine Surveyors and is a seasoned DPA. Stuart's distinguished practical and professional experience as a master and surveyor is invaluable to shipowners, project managers, captains and crew.