The Committee 2014-2015

1st row From left to Right: Abhnav Jayswal (Committee Advisor), Naveen Sharma (Chairman), Michail Cheliotis (Vice-Chairman)

2nd row From left to right: Joshua Boland (Operations Officer), Jack Gracie (Treasurer),  Irini Triviza (Communications Officer),  Edmond Ow(Secretary), Sergiu Borsan (Electronic & Media Officer)


HERE's More about the Committee

Naveen Sharma, Chairman:
Naveen is a 4th Year NAOME student . He is also an Advisor to the SUNAS commitee and is a Class representative. He is an avid football fan and supports Chelsea FC. He enjoys going to the gym, reading and swimming when he is not in the department.  When he was once fit, he used to play hockey for Singapore. He has previously worked in the Singapore Armed Forces, Sembawang Shipyard Pte. Ltd, Deepblue Offshore & Sub-Sea Consultancy and The Swire Group; The China Navigation Company (CNCO).
Michail Cheliotis, Vice-Chairman:
Michail is known to his friends as Mike. He is a 4th year NAOME student from Greece. Michail serves as the Vice President of his university's SNAME Student Section and he is also a class representative. His industry experience comes from his summer internships in ABS Greece and in Maran Gas Maritime Inc and from various shipyard visits. His key interests are playing tennis, windsurfing and reading. Also he is soon to serve in the Greek Air Force.

Edmond Ow, Secretary :
Edmond is a 4th Year NAOME Student from Singapore who decided to pursue his dreams of ship building after his diploma. He is a huge fan of martial arts. Occasionally, he does Aikido and running. He also enjoys teaching and conducting Aikido demonstration for fund raising purposes. His experience in the marine industry includes working as a project manager in Keppel Singmarine and a quality assessment engineer in ST Marine. He was also a patrolling officer in the Singapore Police Force.​

Irene Triviza, Communications Officer:
Irene is a 4th year NAOME student who decided to pursue her dreams in Naval Architecture after completing her studies in Architecture and Engineering. During her free time she enjoys doing yoga, walking her dog and exploring different cultures. She has previously worked as a construction supervisor and gotten involved in several architectural competitions. Currently she is doing her internship in the Hellenic & Black Sea Region Plan Approval Office of Bureau Veritas.


Sergiu Borsan, Media Officer:
Sergiu is a 4th year NAOME student from Romania. Despite a computer science background with participation in programming competitions, he chose to study an engineering degree to combine the best of two worlds. When not in the department or working on this website, he enjoys playing football and running as well as literature, especially short stories and poetry. Sergiu is also an Orchid mentor. His industrial experience includes working for Damen Shipyards (GAL) and LOC Aberdeen.

Jack Gracie, Treasurer:
Jack is a first year NA-Ocean Engineering student. Jack enjoys playing badminton and regular exercise including running. He has an active social life and as such is an Honorary Life Member of the University of Strathclyde students association. Jack has served as a Warfare Officer in the Royal Navy for three years, being globally deployed on both ships and submarines. He is looking forward to developing SNAME in his role as treasurer.

Joshua Boland, Operations Officer:
Josh is a fourth year student studying Naval Architecture and High Performance Marine Vehicles. Led to this course by his passion of boats and sailing in particular, he spends his free time sailing and working on his Jaguar 21 sailing yacht. In the first three years of university he was an officer cadet in the Universities Royal Navy Unit where he had the chance to spend a week on board one of the newest ships in the British fleet, as well as on board other British, American, Dutch and German war ships.