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  • Abdul Hadhi

    Asia Editor

    Lloyd’s List


  • Abu Bakar Mohd Nor

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        Maritime Digital


    Association of Singapore Marine Industries (ASMI)

  • Adrian Ang

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        Maritime Digital

    Service Manager- South Asia

    ABB Marine & Ports

    Adrian Ang has been working in the Marine & Ports industry for the last 16 years. He joined ABB since 2015 as Hub Service Manager for South Asia...

  • Adrian Economakis

    Chief Operations Officer


    Adrian Economakis, one of VesselsValue’s founding employees, oversees the operations and international strategy. He is currently based in the...

  • Alan Haig-Brown

    Journalist and Editor, Canada/Thailand

    Alan Haig-Brown began his working career as a commercial fisherman in British Columbia in the 1960s and 70s. In the 1980s he began writing and...

  • Andrea Giglietti

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        Maritime Digital

    Customer Service Manager


  • Arjun Nagesh

    Regional Director, APAC

    Q88 LLC

    Arjun joined Q88 LLC in 2014 and serves as Q88’s Regional Director, APAC. Based in Singapore, Arjun is responsible for business development and the...

  • Ashley Noronha

    Regional Commercial Operations Manager Asia Pacific & Executive Committee Member

    Teekay Tankers & IBIA Asia

    Master Mariner who started his career as a deck cadet with Wallem Shipmanagement in 1987. Ashley joined Teekay Shipping as a chief officer in 2000...

  • Bhupesh Gandhi

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        Maritime Digital

    Managing Director

    Group Nautical

    Bhupesh Gandhi is a Master Mariner and MBA from the University of Southern Hampshire . A Visionary and in eternal quest of Innovation.  He is a...

  • Bruno Bai Bai


    Navig8 Asia

    Bruno Bai Bai works for Navig8’s VL8 (VLCC Pool) in both chartering and business development roles in the crude and product tankers sectors, based...

  • Capt Rahul Choudhuri

    Managing Director

    Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS)

    Capt. Rahul Choudhuri joining DNV Petroleum Services (DNVPS) in 1991. He obtained his Master Mariner Certificate from the Australian Maritime College...

  • Capt. Michael Elwert

    Chief Executive Officer, Singapore


    Effective 1. April 2016 Capt. Michael P. Elwert is the Group Chief Executive Officer of the Elektrans Group. Born in 1967, Michael P. Elwert has...

  • Capt. Mike Meade

    Chief Executive Officer, Singapore

    M3 Goup

    Captain Mike Meade is the founder and CEO of the M3 Marine Group – one of Asia’s largest independent Offshore Shipbroking & Marine Consultancy...

  • Capt. Mohit Batra

    Regional Director of Commercial Shipping, Singapore

    Eniram - A Wartsila Company

    Capt. Mohit Batra is an astute business professional, entrepreneur and proactive leader with over two decades of diverse cross functional experience...

  • Capt. Neeraj Joshi

    Global Bulk Operations Manager

    China Navigation Company, Pte. Ltd

    Capt. Joshi heads the post fixture operations team, in charge of a fleet of about 85 handy-size log-carriers and other types of bulk carriers. Before...

  • Carmelita Hartoto

    Chairwoman / Vice-Chairman of Transportation

    Indonesian National Shipowners’ Association (INSA) / Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN)

    Born in Surabaya, Carmelita Hartoto is the Chairwoman of the Indonesian National Shipowners Association (INSA), and the vice-chairman of...

  • Chakib Abi-Saab

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    Chief Technology Officer


    Chakib is a business leader and technologist with 20+ years of experience aligning technology with the operational goals. Chakib has led significant...

  • Chia Yoong Hui

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    Founder, Chairman & CEO

    Ascenz Solutions

    Awarded EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2017 - Maritime Technology Solutions. An innovator in the operational intelligence industry, Chia has more than...

  • Chris Johnson


    Moore Stephens LLP

    Chris is a Partner with the Audit and Assurance practice of Moore Stephens LLP and Head of the Shipping Industry Group. He has more than 30 years’...

  • Christian Fuchs

    Managing Director

    LAB GmbH

    Diploma at Darmstadt university in Germany about " Flue Gas Desulphurization". First job for 10 years as a Project Engineer, later Sales Engineer at...

  • Christopher Lim

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    Glee Trees

    Mr. Christopher Lim is the Co-Founder of Glee Trees Pte. Ltd. He is the "father" of Gleematic, the company’s flagship product, which is Singapore’s...

  • Cyril Chua

    Managing Director

    Robinson LLC

    Mr. Cyril Chua has been practising in the area of intellectual property and technology for more than 20 years, in particular, contentious matters.  ...

  • Danielle Tap

    Area Sales Manager

    VAF Instruments

    Danielle Tap is a Sales Manager at VAF Instruments, who works closely with key stakeholders in the shipping industry to help them decrease...

  • Danny Chua

    Senior Partner & Board of Director

    Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP & IBIA Asia

    Danny is a Senior Partner at JTJB with 35 years of practice. His specialities include shipping disputes on charterparties, offshore oil & gas,...

  • David Palmer

    Chief Executive Officer

    Pareto Securities Pte Ltd


  • Divay Goel

    Chief Investment Officer

    Prudent Shipping Investments

    Divay Goel has more than 24 years of hands-on operational, commercial, management consulting and investment experience in the shipping industry. This...

  • Dom LaVigne

    Director for Government & Public Affairs – Asia Pacific/ Middle East, Singapore

    Methanol Institute (MI)

    Dom LaVigne joined the Methanol Institute (MI) in September 2011, and is based in the Institute’s Singapore global headquarters. With more than 24...

  • Dorcas Teo

    Chief Executive Officer

    Nordic Flow Control Pte Ltd

    Dorcas Teo is our Executive Director. She was appointed to our Board on 30 June 2010 and was last re-elected at the Company’s AGM on 26 April 2013....

  • Douglas Raitt

    Regional Consultancy Manager

    Lloyd’s Register Asia

    Douglas has BSc Hons degrees from Rotterdam University in Chemical Engineering and Business Management obtained in 1995 and 1996. He has a strong...

  • Dr Daniel Cheong

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    Business Development Manager, Industrial Internet-of-Things Innovation (I3)

    Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)

    Dr. Daniel Cheong is the Business Development Manager for A*STAR’s Industrial IoT innovation. He was previously a senior scientist at the Institute...

  • Dr Ivan CK Tam

    Associate Professor


    Ivan CK Tam is an Associate Professor with a wealth of experience in multi-disciplinary research and he has a solid track record in leading...

  • Dr Khorshed Alam

    Vice President and Regional Manager

    DNV GL Maritime Advisory, Southeast Asia, Oceania and India

    Dr Khorshed Alam is the Vice President and Regional Manager of Maritime Advisory of DNV GL in South East Asia, Pacific and India. Prior to that Dr...

  • Dr Marc Perrin

    Consultant, Blue Green Energies


    Marc Perrin is in charge of the R&D Programme on LNG and International Development at ENGIE Lab CRIGEN (Center for Research and Innovation in Gas and...

  • Dr Ong Geok Quee

    Senior Consultant

    Lawson Consulting


  • Dr Vo Tri Thanh

    Senior Expert (former Vice President) / Chairman / Member

    Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) / Vietnam National Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation (VNCPEC) / National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council

    Dr Vo Tri Thanh is currently senior expert (former vice-president) of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM). He is also Chairman of...

  • Dr. Okan Duru

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    Director, Master of Maritime Studies

    Nanyang Technological University

    Okan Duru is author of “Shipping Business Unwrapped: Illusion, Bias and Fallacy in the Shipping Business” as well as “Maritime Business and...

  • Dr. Paul Lothian

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    Director, Cybersecurity Consulting


    Paul is a Director in KPMG's Cybersecurity consulting practice in Singapore and also a Director at ISACA Singapore Chapter.  In 2017, he was a mentor...

  • Dr. Sumit Bose

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        Maritime Digital

    Senior Data Scientist

    IBM Innovation Pte Ltd

  • Duncan Telfer

    Commercial Director

    Swire Pacific Offshore Operations (Pte) Ltd

    Captain Duncan Telfer is the Commercial Director of Swire Pacific Offshore Operations (Pte) Ltd, overseeing the Commercial division with direct...

  • Ed Stening

    Chief Digital Officer Asia


    Ed is a proven Digital Transformation leader with experience across the globe including New York, Europe and now calls beautiful Singapore his home...

  • Eddy Kurniawan Logam

    President Director & Chairman, Indonesia

    PT Logindo Samudramakmur Tbk and Indonesian Shipbuilding & Offshore Association (IPERINDO)

    Mr. Eddy Kurniawan Logam has been the President Director at PT Logindo Samudramakmur Tbk since 1996. Mr. Logam has More than 20 years of experience...

  • Edwin Tiah

    Managing Director

    Gemini Personnel

    Edwin Tiah (BSc) held numerous senior portfolios in the Media industries before joining the staffing business in 2003. He has joined Gemini Personnel...

  • Elfian Harun

    Assistant Director (Bunker Services)

    Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)

    As the Assistant Director of Bunker Services Department in the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Elfian leads the team that regulates...

  • Erwin Lennertz

    Head of Consulting

    DDI Singapore

    Erwin Lennertz is the Head of Consulting at DDI Singapore. As the Master Trainer, Executive Coach and Assessor, he provides assistance to clients in...

  • Florus Wilming



    Florus is co-founder and director of Onboard. A new technologies aficionado and avid sailor, Florus founded Onboard together with Erwin Strik. Their...

  • François Mathieu

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    Marine & Offshore Technical Director

    Dassault Systèmes

    Francois Mathieu is Technical Director for the Marine & Offshore industry at Dassault Systèmes. After spending the first seven years of his career...

  • Geir Bakkelund

    Head of Shipping & Asset Finance Asia, Corporate Finance Corporate & Institutional Banking

    National Australia Bank Limited

    Geir Bakkelund has been in the shipping industry for 15 years, the last 10 as a banker. He is currently the Global Head of Shipping at National...

  • Gernot Ruppelt

    Chief Commercial Officer

    Ardmore Shipping Corporation

    Gernot has extensive commercial and management experience in the maritime industry.  In charge of Ardmore’s commercial activities since joining as...

  • Glenndle Sim

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    Glenndle Sim is Executive Chairman & CEO of the Mencast Group, an Oil & Gas and Marine services company listed on SGX Mainboard. He is responsible...

  • Gunnar Haug

    Managing Director

    Ulstein Asia

    Gunnar Haug is Managing Director of Ulstein Asia, a subsidiary of Norwegian Ulstein Group. Gunnar is a Master Mariner and has always been in the...

  • Hans Ottosen


    Danelec Marine

    Hans’ career started in the maritime industry, training as a naval officer in his early years. Joining Danelec Marine as CEO, he has been back in the...

  • Hassan Basma

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Singapore

    HBA Offshore

    Hassan Assad Basma has more than 37 years of experience in the O&G industry, of which the last 23years were spent in Asia. Mr Basma's last position...

  • Henning Gloystein

    Energy Editor, Asia, Singapore

    Thomson Reuters

  • Henrik Hartzell

    Managing Director

    Heidmar (Far East) Pte. Ltd.

    Henrik Hartzell is Managing Director of Heidmar (Far East) Pte. Ltd. and is responsible for the commercial performance of the Singapore office and...

  • Jack Brabban

    Managing Director

    MarineLink Consultancy Pte. Ltd

    Jack Brabban has been involved in the maritime industry for over 38 years, beginning his career as an Engineer Officer Cadet in 1980 with Blue Star...

  • Jacob Rasmussen

    Sales Engineer

    Green Instruments

    Bachelor in Technology Management and Marine engineering. After my graduation I was employed at Royal Arctic Line as technical/maintenance engineer...

  • Jens Lindinger

    Sales Manager, Asia & Pacific

    BLÜCHER A/S, Denmark

    The speaker has more than 30 years of experience from the Marine industry in Asia in general and in Singapore in particular, through sales and...

  • Jim (James) Hyslop

    Manager, Project Development, Principal

    Robert Allan Ltd

    Jim Hyslop is a graduate of the Newfoundland and Labrador Institute of Fisheries and Marine Technology with a diploma of naval architecture and...

  • Josef Hansson

    Senior Sales Executive

    Johnson Controls, Global Marine Services

    Josef Hansson is a senior sales executive with nine years working for Johnson Controls and their Global Marine Services organization. Josef just...

  • K Murali Pany

    Managing Partner, Singapore

    Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP

    Murali is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore. He read law at the University of Warwick was called to the Bar of England and...

  • K. Srinivas Patnaik

    (MBA & BE) Managing Director of The Maritime Group (Asia), (Joint Venture between Patsloke & TMG (International)) Founder & Group CEO

    Patsloke Group Of Companies

    A highly qualified marine engineer with more than 25 years of experience in ship management gained in a wide variety of roles.   These have ranged...

  • Karen Phua

    Product Manager

    BH Global Corporation Ltd, Singapore

    Karen has 19 years of working experience in the lighting industry prior joining BH Global and held various positions at Thorn Lighting, General...

  • Kaushik K. Seal

    Business Development Leader, Solutions

    DNV GL - Maritime

    Kaushik is currently the Business Development Leader, Solutions, at DNV GL, Singapore, responsible for the South East Asia and Pacific region. Prior...

  • KD Adamson

    Futurist and CEO


    Futurist K D Adamson is expert in the impact of new digital paradigms, the exponential growth of technologies, global megatrends and new generational...

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