Raal is responsible for the overall business, including creative production, content and licensing, product development, and sales. Based in KVH Videotel’s London office, Raal has extensive experience in the commercial maritime industry and is actively involved with numerous seafarer welfare organisations, ship management associations, and international shipping entities.
Previously, Raal held the title of creative content director for KVH Videotel and was responsible for production and development of eLearning materials and digital media strategy. He championed a creative approach to enhance product interactivity and user experience and spearheaded various projects to increase Videotel’s web presence and to deliver training online and on mobile devices. Raal’s background includes university lectureships in interaction design, information product design, and computer games design, which gave him invaluable experience in structuring and designing learning material and evaluating learner performance.
Sue has worked in the maritime industry for over 25 years. She has responsibility for the marketing requirements of KVH Videotel and of its parent company’s mobile connectivity business in the EMEA region, managing everything from websites, social media and email campaigns to advertising, marketing literature and exhibition organisation. Sue is also founding member and current head of operations at Liverpool Propeller Club, a Women in Maritime taskforce member, and a member of her local Port Welfare Committee.
Anthony Pike is an ACA practice trained Financial Controller who has spent the last four years in industry. Anthony became Financial Controller for KVH Media Group in August 2014, and has since become the Financial Controller for Videotel Marine International (August 2015). Anthony possess the ability to develop and maintain lasting relationships within a global business and at all levels of management as well as having a proven track record for building winning teams, designing and implementing financial processes and creating a strong control environment.
Joe Pitcher is responsible for leading business development efforts and liaising with Videotel’s global network of agents and sales offices. Joe has extensive experience in sales to the maritime industry, providing a broad range of business support solutions to shipowners and shipmanagers as well as shipyards, oil and gas services, and marine equipment suppliers.
Director of IT, Nick Young has worked within the group of KVH businesses for 20 years, primarily running the maritime support and development operations for the content division. Prior to working at KVH, Nick was a Radio Officer on a variety of ship types and coupled with his 20 years in maritime IT support services at KVH understands the world of shipping intimately. Nick joined the KVH Videotel team in 2017 with a range of responsibilities including customer support services, manufacturing and infrastructure.