About

Our Team

Every member of the AML team works with customer service and convenience in mind. Below are just some of the names and faces you might encounter in your inbox or on the road.

Pete Reedeker

Vice President, Deployment Systems

Pete joined AML in 2000 as a Mechanical Engineer. Having led nearly every department at AML from Production to Sales & Marketing, Pete is now leveraging his experiences in manufacturing and business development as VP of Deployment Systems.

Chris Bueley, MASc

Vice President, Instrumentation

Chris has an MASc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Victoria. After several years in product design and management at AML – most notably our award-winning UV antifouling technology – Chris now guides the development of our instrumentation solutions to market and beyond.

Caitlin Lott, CPA, CMA

Financial Controller

Caitlin has over 15 years of experience working in science focused companies, most recently at Renaissance BioScience Corp. As VP of Finance & Operations, Cait designed the start-up’s accounting and operational functions. At AML, Cait is responsible for our financial reporting and managing the administration functions.

Chris Malzone

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Chris comes to AML with over 25 years’ experience in marine technology, holding positions from research scientist and engineer to Vice President and General Manager. His business success has been achieved through teamwork, strategy and by simply listening to his clients. Having earned his MASc. in Oceanography/Geology from Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, Chris combines his technical and business knowledge of the marine industry to lead AML’s Sales & Marketing team.

Robert Haydock

CEO

Robert joined AML in 2002. President since 2006 and CEO since 2009, Robert guides the AML team on its mission to “Make it Easy.” Fluent in English, Spanish and French, Robert has lived and worked in North America, Latin America, and Europe.

Dustin Olender, PhD

Director,
ISO Implementation

Dustin earned his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Victoria. After working as Mechanical Designer of AML’s instrumentation, Dustin now directs the strategic development team focused on creating innovative solutions for the ocean sensing market.

David Wilson

Regional Sales Manager,
EMEA

David joins AML with a wealth of sales and business development experience in the global maritime industry after 29 years with Kongsberg Maritime. Based near Aberdeen, Scotland, David’s focus is supporting the success of AML’s clients in the regions of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Jackie Guo

Regional Sales Manager,
Asia Pacific

With an MBA and over 10 years’ experience working with private, government, and higher education sectors in China and Canada, Jackie combines his knowledge of Eastern and Western culture to support his clients. Jackie’s top priority at AML is ensuring the success of our clients in the Asia Pacific region.

Colin Gillis

Regional Sales Manager, North America & Oceania

Colin joins AML leveraging his experience in technical sales as a trained Mechanical Engineer. While Product Manager for Research Vessels with Hawboldt Industries, Colin brought multiple novel deployment systems to fruition. A passionate advocate for Ocean Health with an MScE in Underwater Robotics he strives to help his clients across all ocean sectors succeed.

Darrell Groom

Project Manager

With nearly 20 years of experience in project management, system operations, and sales in the ocean industry, Darrell brings a wealth of knowledge to his position of Project Manager at AML. At AML, Darrell’s principal focus is ensuring each project is successfully executed.

Mark Smith

Customer Success
Manager,
Deployment Systems

Mark has 20+ years of experience in program management, business operations, and sales in the ocean industry. A Certified Engineering Technologist, Mark started with Brooke Ocean Technology (BOT) in 1999. Mark’s priority is to ensure the AML customer experience is second to none.

James Walton

Customer Success
Manager,
Instrumentation

An Electrical Engineer by training, James joined AML in 2011 to further accelerate our international sales growth. Having managed a variety of regions and market segments as a Sales Manager at AML, James draws on his extensive experience to support our customers in his new role as Customer Success Manager.

Erin Caskey

Customer Order Coordinator

A member of AML’s team since 2002 in various capacities, Erin ensures customers have a seamless ordering experience as Customer Order Coordinator.

Jehan Zouak

Marketing Manager

After completing a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Victoria, Jehan joined AML in 2012. After a couple of years assisting our customers in the EMEA and APAC regions, Jehan has returned her full attention to AML’s marketing efforts.

Cheryl Baker

Sales Coordinator

Cheryl comes to AML with 20 years of experience in inside sales and sales support. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Saint Mary’s University. As AML’s sales coordinator, her focus is ensuring customers receive quotations in a timely manner and their orders are processed quickly and accurately.

James Walton

Customer Success
Manager,
Instrumentation

An Electrical Engineer by training, James joined AML in 2011 to further accelerate our international sales growth. Having managed a variety of regions and market segments as a Sales Manager at AML, James draws on his extensive experience to support our customers in his new role as Customer Success Manager.