Julian Rickards

Business Development Manager - Europe, Africa and the Middle East

Julian Rickards is the Business Development Manager for 3D at Depth Limited’s Europe, Africa & Middle East region. He is responsible for generating new client opportunities while serving 3D at Depth’s existing customer base.  Julian works collaboratively across 3D at Depth’s client service and product delivery cycles to provide subsea LiDAR applications that help clients reduce risk, increase efficiencies and lower vessel time for subsea and marine survey projects. From preemptive time lapse surveys and emergency 3D data collection, to As-built surveys, Julian is focused on developing core product derived services to help clients build, maintain, map and monitor underwater assets and environments.

Julian is based out of 3D at Depth Ltd Norwich, UK office, where he maintains a leading role in positioning the Company at the forefront of the offshore energy market across UK, Europe and the Middle East.
With a career that spans over 20 years in the offshore oil and gas industry, Julian took a vocational route in to the industry, after studying an HND in Engineering, initially working in a factory that makes subsea positioning products, then production engineering, in house system testing. assisting design, manual writing, 9 years of installing and servicing off shore, as well as authoring and delivering training courses. More recently Julian has held Technical sales roles, both in the UK and the USA.

Along with his sales and technical expertise, Julian also provides technical whitepaper support for events, press and tradeshows and has oversight of 3D at Depths tradeshow operations in Europe and the Middle East.  He has authored technical papers, conducted sales training seminars and has a robust knowledge in project management.