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COURSE: Oil Shipping With Barges

7, 8 December, 2021



Your trainer for the shipping part of the programme has been involved in shipping and trading for more than 47 years. He is the fourth generation of a shipping family, has been a member of the Baltic Exchange since 1976 and has worked with a Lloyd's underwriter and as a shipbroker, ship owner, gasoil futures broker, charterer and commodities trader in London and abroad. Providing maritime and commodities commercial claims consultancy and bespoke corporate training worldwide. He has been arbitrating on maritime disputes since 1994. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a Visiting Professor at the IMO's World Maritime University in Malmo and at Shanghai Maritime University.


The trainer has been in the oil and shipping industry for over 40 years, during which time he has held positions in procurement, oil trading and tanker operations, supply logistics, refinery throughput planning, gas field production and marketing, shipping and transportation, shipbroking, vessel agency in Bahrain and until 2008 in demurrage and claims management. He has participated in a number of industry forums and served on North Sea oil and pipeline management and pricing committees. After taking redundancy from BP in 2008, he has worked as a consultant and lecturer. From 2008 until 2011 he worked in the London office of a US trading company handling vessel demurrage claims and for 2 periods during 2012/13 worked with a Chinese Oil Major, setting up their barge demurrage claims system and handling vessel demurrage.

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