August 17, 2017 6:06 PM ET


Company Overview of Wightlink Limited

Company Overview

Wightlink Limited provides domestic passenger ferry services in the United Kingdom. The company offers services through its fleet of cars, small vans, large cars, and motorhomes. Its ferries and dedicated terminals offer amenities, such as lounges, open decks, and refreshment facilities. Wightlink Limited was formerly known as Sealink British Ferries and changed its name to Wightlink Limited in 1990. The company was incorporated in 1972 and is based in Portsmouth, United Kingdom. Wightlink Limited is a former subsidiary of SeaCo Ltd.

Gunwharf Road

Portsmouth,  PO1 2LA

United Kingdom

Founded in 1972


44 8713 761 000


44 2392 855 218

Key Executives for Wightlink Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Head of Human Resources and Organisational Development
Director of Commercial
Operations Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Wightlink Limited Key Developments

Wightlink Limited Announces Executive Changes

Samantha Lucas has joined Wightlink Ferries as Head of Human Resources and Organisational Development. She joins the company from DP World in Southampton and has also held senior roles at Southampton Solent University, which runs Warsash Maritime Academy, as well as the Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Marks and Spencer, and the NHS. Samantha takes over from Sue Harris who has retired after six years at Wightlink.

Wightlink Ferries Announces Executive Changes

Keith Greenfield has been appointed CEO of Wightlink Ferries and will take up the post on June 6, 2016. A chartered engineer with a background in transport and telecoms, until recently Keith was Managing Director of Heathrow Express. Keith brings to the company a strong track record in customer service and safety management. John Burrows, who has been acting as interim CEO, will revert to the role of Chief Operating Officer, including leading the company’s £45 million project to improve its services on its Fishbourne to Portsmouth Gunwharf route.

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