The Team

The AK Marine team has grown and developed into what it is today through years in business.


Director & Engineering Manager


Aid began his marine engineering career on the Solent. Starting his training with an apprenticeship for a large engineering company on the Hamble in 1994 & continuing working for the local marine industry for the next 10 years, specialising in Volvo penta, Yanmar & Nanni engines, before moving to Torbay & taking up employment with a Volvo Penta & Yanmar dealership spending the next 8 years working & training as a volvo penta technician, working on the River Dart & Torbay surrounding areas.

In 2010 Aidan left employment & AK Marine Services was born.

Aidan now carries out much of the routine engine service work, rebuilds, fault finding & engine repair work at AKMS.


Director & Engineer


Warren grew up in Brixham & began his engineering career in 1993 repairing commercial fishing vessels, later training as a volvo penta technician & also specialising in Mercruiser engines, outboards & petrol engines.

He has a vast experience of working in the marine engineering trade & has travelled & worked in the UK & abroad . Most recently Working for a Volvo Penta dealership in Portugal before returning to Torbay & becoming an active partner in AK Marine Services ltd.

Warren handles our outboard department including servicing & repairs. He also carries out routine engine & drive services & fault diagnosis.




Neat spent her youth on the Hamble & grew up with a love of watersports, spending much of her time out on the solent.

Neat worked initially in customer relations & later trained & qualified as a swimming instructor, working for several years within the local community.

Neat has spent the last 8 years working alongside Aidan to develop & grow AK Marine & continues to manage business administration & financial matters within AKMS.


Parts Manager


Stephen is the newest member of the AKMS team. A qualified & highly experienced engineer with 11 years in the trade & a vast knowledge of engines & outdrives.

Steve carries out all aspects of engine service work & repairs & also is responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the workshop whilst answering any calls & enquiries from our customers.