M.Sc. (Naval Architecture), MBA Ray Essén graduated in 1981 as a Naval Architect and Marine Engineer from the Helsinki University of Technology (currently Aalto University). He also holds an MBA degree from Henley/Brunel in the UK. Before joining Elomatic in 2000 as SVP for the Marine Business Unit, he worked at Kvaerner Masa-Yards as a Project Manager with the overall responsibility for the design and construction of the Voyager class cruise ships and a number of other passenger vessels. Ray currently works as a Senior Advisor in the Marine and Offshore Business Unit at the Elomatic office in Turku.