Marine Engineer, Naval Architect
Marine Engineering, Yachts, Regulatory Compliance, Expert Witness, Survey and Inspection
Adam Jackson is the Head of Yachts for ABL Group. Adam gained a degree in Naval Architecture from Strathclyde University in 1998 before going to sea as a Marine Engineer. He served aboard a variety of commercial ship types including cruise ships, research vessels and Ro-Pax ferries. Adam has worked ashore as a Naval Architect at a superyacht builder in the USA and also an aluminium boat builder in the UK.
Adam became a Flag state surveyor for the Maritime Coastguard Agency (MCA) of the UK in 2012 and became the Agency’s Principal Yacht Surveyor in 2017. As Head of Large Yachts for the MCA, Adam was responsible for managing a team that ensured yachts on the UK Flag and built to the UK Code met the appropriate standards.
Adam is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institute of Marine Engineering. He joined ABL Group in 2022.