Our People

Empowering Success Through Diversity

The SMS team comprises a group of experienced professionals dedicated to creating a meaningful impact on our clients' operational success. Our strength lies in the combined expertise of our team members, each contributing from diverse backgrounds and skill sets, ranging from mechanical, electrical, chemical, to petroleum engineering.

We stand out by providing comprehensive expertise and innovative solutions in sand monitoring, sand management, and sensory data analysis. We pride ourselves on our ability to tailor our approach to meet the unique needs of our clients.

Our commitment to client satisfaction knows no bounds. Regardless of the project's complexity or location, we go above and beyond to deliver the best service.

Andrew Kinsler

Operations Director, based in Aberdeen, UK

With a career spanning nearly three decades in the oil and gas industry, Andrew stands as the Business Owner, Board Member and Operations Director at SMS. 

Chantel Manning

Head of Group Corporate Services, based in Aberdeen, UK

Over ten years in the business, Chantel's journey began as a Business Support Administrator, progressing to her current pivotal role overseeing all Corporate Function Areas within the Board Team.

Jonathan Ambrose

Regional Manager, based in Kuala Lumpur, MY

He plays a key role in the general management of the business in Southeast Asia. This includes business development, sales, operations, recruitment and training, and P&L. 

Mike Westwood

Technical Sales Engineer, based in Aberdeen, UK

Mike is responsible for driving new account acquisitions and managing customer relationships across Europe, The Middle East and Africa.

Adam Taha

Account Manager, based in Kuala Lumpur, MY

With a decade of experience, Adam Taha started in Technical Sales, specializing in valves and offshore floating hoses, before progressing to project management in marine transport and installation. 

Mona Hanani

Marketing and Communications, based in Kuala Lumpur, MY

Mona is the driving force behind SMS's marketing and communication efforts, overseeing all marketing and communication activities and strategies for the group across diverse regions, including Malaysia, the UK, and the Middle East.