Scott Doble 1 Degree West Marine Engineering

Managing Director

Hailing from New Zealand, Scott has sailed extensively, working charter seasons for YCA and Sunsail before spending 5 years in the super yacht industry. After selling his marine service business in Auckland he moved to England in 2000 to manage Southsea Marina’s engineering operations before starting 1 Degree West Marine 2002.

Nathan Gollins 1 Degree West Marine Engineering

Operations Manager

A keen sailor and cyclist, Nathan graduated from Portsmouth University with a Marine Technology degree and has many years of experience as a Marine Engineer & refit Project Manager. After joining 1 Degree West Marine in 2011 he took over the role of Operations Manager in 2016. 

Callum 1 Degree West Marine Engineering

Apprentice Marine Engineer

Callum joined us in January 2021 and has shown he is quick to learn and an eager worker. He is a keen sailor with his own yacht and started a full apprenticeship with 1 Degree West Marine in 2022.


Admin Assistant

Marianne is our loyal Admin Assistant and has been with us since 2011. Marianne is very important to the running of the office.


Branch Manager

Gary is our loyal Branch Manager, Security Guard and general “good boy”. He can often be found relaxing in the sun by the office door ready to greet visitors with a warm welcome.