Kevin joined OM as a Chartered Engineer after 23 years working in industry. Kevin and his wife, Fiona, joined the OM ship MV Logos II serving as a marine engineer in the engine room. Further roles on board culminated in becoming Ship's Director.

He and his wife moved back to the UK in 2012 where Kevin became Team Leader of OM's National Office in Shropshire before his appointment of Director of Community and HR.