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Octai Dersamet
Course Leader at Lloyd's Maritime Academy


Octai Dersamet graduated from the University “Dunarea De Jos” Galati in 1984. He started his career in a joint venture of the shipyards Constanta and Mangalia working in various positions in the design department. He also spent several years as a trainer and supervisor and in various project management positions, contributing to the design or execution of train ferries, tankers, and bulk carriers. In 1989, Octai moved to IEFM NAVROM, a major Romanian national fleet with more than 300 ocean ships. He then worked for 12 years at CNM PETROMIN Shipping and CNM ROMLINE shipping as a Senior Mechanical Engineer and Head of Procurement. From 1999 and from 2001 to 2007, Octai developed his own company Farema Construct. In 2000-2002, Octai worked as a Technical Director for a privately-owned fleet of 25,000 Bulk Carriers. In 2007, Octai worked at DAEWOO MANGALIA HEAVY INDUSTRIES as Project Manager. From 2014 – 2017, he joined Lloyd’s Register as a Senior Naval Architect in charge with structural assessment of fixed and floating offshore structures.