Management Team

Management Team


Leif Ottosson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Leif Ottosson has an impressive depth of experience from strategic, financial and operational roles in a variety of industries. He holds a BSc (magna cum laude) in Finance and Mathematics from Northern Arizona University and an MBA from Harvard University. The 12 years prior to Navico he worked as an entrepreneur and successfully built three companies within manufacturing, software and consulting. Prior to that, Leif was a board member and the CFO of a large UK-based metals-and-minerals company and the Head of Finance of Skanska, a major global construction company.


Lucinda Abood

EVP, Head of Service & IT
Jim Brailey Navico

Jim Brailey

EVP, Head of SCM
Edwin Hirdes

Edwin Hirdes

EVP, Chief Commercial Officer, Sales
Jeroen van de Polder Navico

Jeroen van de Polder

Global Head of Finance
Tom Edvardsen Navico

Tom Edvardsen

EVP, Head of R&D

Nicolas Queru

EVP, MD Commercial Marine Division
Jeff Shoemaker

Jeff Shoemaker

General Counsel – Legal
john scott navico

John Scott

EVP, Head of Product Management & Marketing
andrew corbett navico

Andrew Corbett

Chief Technical Officer
Anita Hatherley Navico

Anita Hatherley

SVP Global Logistics
Greg Wilson Navico

Greg Wilson

Global Director of Information Technology
Jonathon Pudney Navico

Jonathon Pudney

Global Marketing Director
Shawna Santos Navico

Shawna Santos

PMO & Strategy