Team Members

Tim Gale, President & CEO, AMS Group   
Tim Gale has over 30 years of experience in senior management in the U.S. defense industry. In addition to his work with Allied and the AMS Group, Tim has also served as CEO/President of several US-based joint ventures with European companies seeking to expand their presence in the U.S. Such companies include GEC (UK), Alstom (France) and MAN B&W (Germany).

Jeremy Gale, Senior Vice President, Marine   
Jeremy Gale started work at Allied in 1986. He returned to AMS Group in July 2010, having spent 15 years as a Regional and National Manager at several national lighting companies. Jeremy is responsible for the day-to-day management of a service and sales team comprising over 50 employees.  

John Hautala, Marine Sales Engineer 
John Hautala served in the United States Coast Guard from 1973 to 1996, both Enlisted and as a Commissioned Engineering Officer afloat and ashore. He has been with Allied since 1996 and is the Senior Marine Sales Engineer and Project Manager. John is a member of SNA, FRA and ASNE.

Allen Taylor, Marine Sales Engineer 
Allen Taylor has spent his career involved in both the technical and commercial side of the shipbuilding industry. After completing engineering school, he began working for the US Navy as a mechanical engineer and subsequently progressed through various positions involving the design of marine vessels and the supply of various shipboard equipment. Allen joined Allied in 2008.

Reggie Groce, Spare Part and Logistics Manager 
Reggie Groce is an experienced & knowledgeable former Logistics Warrant Officer with 35+ years of global supply chain administration & management with both government and non-government agencies. Reggie served over 25 years in the US Marine Corps and US Army and has worked at Allied Marine Services since 1999.