Capt Geoff Holland
Capt Geoff Holland is now in post as CEO/Harbour Master at Dart Harbour. He was appointed to the role at the end of 2020 after a thorough recruitment process and took charge on 1st March 2021 after a handover of a month from the Interim Harbour Master (Capt Rich Eggleton).
Capt Holland comes from a Ports and Merchant Navy background having previously held roles as Harbour Master at both Tilbury in Essex and Felixstowe in Suffolk. During his time as Harbour Master he helped oversee several major projects including the Felixstowe port expansion and significant flood defence works on the Thames.
Before coming ashore, Capt Holland held senior positions in two of the UK’s largest shipping companies, Stena Line Ferries and Saga Cruises. He also served with John Swire and Sons and P&O Princess Cruises as well as holding a voluntary board member role for a Trust Port in Essex.