Board of Directors

Charles Fabrikant

Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Mr. Fabrikant has been a member of our board of directors and has served as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board since June 1, 2017. Mr. Fabrikant is the Executive Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of SEACOR Holdings and several of its subsidiaries. Effective February 23, 2015, Mr. Fabrikant was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of SEACOR Holdings, a position he had resigned from in September 2010 when he was designated Executive Chairman of the Board of SEACOR Holdings. Mr. Fabrikant is a Director of Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc., a contract oil and gas driller, and Era Group Inc., an international helicopter operator. In addition, he is President of Fabrikant International Corporation, a privately owned corporation engaged in marine investments.

John Gellert

President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director

Mr. Gellert has been President and Chief Executive Officer since our formation and a member of our board of directors since June 1, 2017. In his previous appointment, Mr. Gellert was Co-Chief Operating Officer of SEACOR Holdings Inc. since February 23, 2015, and from May 2004 to February 2015, Mr. Gellert was Senior Vice President of SEACOR Holdings Inc. In July 2005, Mr. Gellert was appointed President of SEACOR Holdings Inc.'s Offshore Marine Services segment, a capacity in which he served until his current appointment. From June 1992, when Mr. Gellert joined SEACOR Holdings Inc. until July 2005, he had various financial, analytical, chartering and marketing roles within SEACOR Holdings Inc. In addition, Mr. Gellert is an officer and director of certain SEACOR Marine subsidiaries.

Andrew R. Morse

Director

Mr. Morse has been a member of our board of directors since his appointment on May 10, 2017. Mr. Morse served on the SEACOR Holdings board of directors from June 1998 to May 10, 2017. Mr. Morse has been a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager of Morse, Towey and White, a wholly-owned wealth management unit of High Tower Advisors Inc., a Chicago based firm of investment advisors since July 31, 2010. In addition, Mr. Morse serves on the Board of Directors and on the Audit Committee of High Tower Advisors Inc. Mr. Morse was a managing director and senior portfolio manager of UBS Financial Services, Inc., from October 2001 until July 2010. Mr. Morse was Senior Vice President-Investments of Salomon Smith Barney Inc. of New York, an investment banking firm, and Smith Barney Inc., its predecessor, from March 1993 to October 2001. Mr. Morse sits on numerous philanthropic boards and is Treasurer of the American Committee of the Weizmann Institute of Science and serves on the Management Committee of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel. Mr. Morse served as a director of Seabulk International, Inc., both before and following its merger with SEACOR Holdings in July 2005 until March 2006. In December 2015, Mr. Morse became a member of the Board of Managers of KGP Realty, a private residential property management company.

R. Christopher Regan

Director

Mr. Regan has been a member of our board of directors since his appointment on May 10, 2017. Mr. Regan served on the SEACOR Holdings board of directors from September 7, 2005 to May 10, 2017. Mr. Regan is Co-Founder and, since March 2002, Managing Director, of The Chartis Group, a management consultancy group offering strategic, operational, risk management, governance and compliance advice to U.S. healthcare providers, suppliers and payers. Prior to co-founding The Chartis Group in 2001, Mr. Regan served from March 2001 to December 2001 as President of H-Works, a healthcare management consulting firm and a division of The Advisory Board Company. From January 2000 through December 2000, Mr. Regan served as Senior Vice President of Channelpoint, Inc., a healthcare information services company. Mr. Regan also serves as a Trustee of Hamilton College and Ascension Health Ventures.

Evan Behrens

Director

Mr. Behrens has been a member of our board of directors since June 1, 2017. Mr. Behrens currently serves as Managing Partner of B Capital Advisors, LLC, an investment firm. Previously, Mr. Behrens served as Senior Vice President of Business Development at SEACOR Holdings from January 2008 to May 2017, where in addition to his corporate responsibilities, Mr. Behrens originated, led and managed discrete operating companies and investments. While at SEACOR Holdings,  Mr. Behrens served as the Chairman of the Board of Trailer Bridge Inc., a Jones Act container shipping company operating in the Caribbean, and was the Managing Member of Illinois Corn Processors Inc. Prior to joining SEACOR Holdings, Mr. Behrens served as a partner at Level Global Investors and, previous to that, founded and managed B Capital Advisors (formerly Behrens Rubinoff Capital Partners). Earlier, Mr. Behrens worked as a Senior Portfolio Manager at SAC Capital managing both equity and credit portfolios and contributed in a research capacity at Odyssey Partners/Ulysses Management. Mr. Behrens also oversaw the domestic portion of the special situations group at Banque Paribas, which focused on risk arbitrage, distressed, and special situations.

At present, Mr. Behrens is also a board member of Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (NYSE: OPY) and Sidewinder Drilling LLC. Previously, Mr. Behrens served as a board member of Continental Insurance Group, Ltd (a division of public company, HC2 (NASDAQ:HCHC)), Penford Corporation (formerly a NASDAQ listed company), Global Marine Systems Limited, and Stemline Therapeutics. Mr. Behrens was also the Lead Director of the Oppenheimer and Co. Global Chartist Fund LLC; a founding board member of Natan; and a former member of the Visiting Committee of the College of the University of Chicago.  Mr. Behrens obtained an A.B. degree in Political Science from the University of Chicago.

Julie Persily

Director

Ms. Persily has been a member of our board of directors since April 27, 2018. Since 2013, Ms. Persily has served on the board of directors of CM Finance Inc., a NASDAQ listed company that invests in middle market companies, as a member of its audit, valuation and nominating committees and as chair of its compensation committee, and since 2017 has served on the board of directors of Runway Growth Credit, a business development company that provides secured loans to early stage growth and venture-backed companies in the U.S., as a member of its audit and governance committees. Ms. Persily has a deep breadth of experience in the finance and capital market industries, having held various roles at Citigroup for nearly 10 years, including serving as the co-head of Citigroup’s leveraged finance group for over two years and head of acquisition finance prior thereto. Ms. Persily also formerly served as co-Head of Leveraged Finance and Capital Markets at Nomura Securities. Ms. Persily holds a BA in Economics and Psychology from Columbia College and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Columbia Business School.

Robert D. Abendschein

Director

Mr. Abendschein has been a member of our board of directors since April 27, 2018. Mr. Abendschein is currently the Chief Operating Officer of Venari Resources, where he is responsible for all deep water exploration, appraisal and development projects. From 2000 through August 2017, Mr. Abendschein held various corporate and executive roles at Anadarko Petroleum (“Anadarko”), including as Vice President of Anadarko’s Deep Water division from 2015 to 2017 and as Vice President of Anadarko’s Exploration and Production Services division from 2013 to 2015. Mr. Abendschein currently serves on the board of directors of Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion as chairman of its trustee committee, and as a member of the board of directors of the National Ocean Industries Association and the Offshore Energy Center, which positions he has held since 2014. Since 2008, Mr. Abendschein has served on the board of directors of United Way of Montgomery County, and since 2014 has served as its chairman. Mr. Abendschein holds a BBS in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University.