Maritime Services Leaders Forum

Thursday 27 Apr 2023

2.30pm - 5pm

In Person
Marina Bay Sands Singapore

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Engage in high-level conversations on key issues such as finance, dispute resolution and risk management to address the challenges and opportunities faced by the maritime services eco-system.

2.30pmWelcome Remarks
Teo Eng Dih, Chief Executive, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore
2.45pmMaritime Decarbonisation and A New Era of Services
  • Current state of global economic outlook against priority to decarbonise
  • Impact on maritime services – lead or lag?
  • Capital allocation to speed up decarbonisation
  • Risk management associated with infrastructure and technology
  • Contractual and regulatory implications for net-zero trade and commercial transactions
  • Shipbroking perspectives on integrated services approach for supporting decarbonisation
  • COP27 focused on actioning key financial commitments, how services can evolve with the industry
  • Services sector’s growth plans and actionable decarbonisation items through financing

Carlo Raucci, Marine Decarbonisation Consultant, Lloyd’s Register Maritime Decarbonisation Hub

Andrew Cutler, Chairman, International Group of P&I Clubs

Anna Stablum, Commercial Director, Climate Impact X
Martijn Hoogerwerf, Head of Sustainable Finance - Asia Pacific, ING
Murali Pany, Managing Partner, JTJB LLP
Oyvind Stordal, Head of Data and Performance Management, Wilhelmsen Ship Management

3.30pmConvergence of Maritime Services and Digitalisation – Creating a More Agile, Secure and Efficient Maritime Industry Through and For Maritime Services
  • Multi sector’s view on enabling maritime digitalisation and how it can rejuvenate maritime services sector
  • Trade digitalisation – legal and contractual implications on electronic trade documents, transactions and changing regulatory requirements
  • Marine insurance and shipping digitisation – The risks and rewards, the gaps and opportunities
  • The roles of ship brokers in the age of digitalisation
  • Assessing the cybersecurity support services for potential threats

Rod Steel, Head of Cyber Security, Swire Shipping 

Frederic Boles, Chief Executive Officer, Lockton
Punit Oza, Founder, Maritime NXT & Vice Chairman, Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Singapore Branch
Robert G. Dorey, Group CEO, Astaara
Wong Onn Chee, Chief Executive Officer, Rajah & Tann Cybersecurity and Technical Director, Rajah & Tann Technologies

4.15pmThe Current State of Green Financial Markets for Shipping
  • The assessments on current market scenarios and global shipping markets
  • Working against volatility, interests, inflation, and the implications to the cost of capital
  • Voluntary carbon/Credit markets outlook

Ritesh Thakkar, Senior Advisor for APAC, Convergence

Darryl Tan, Chief Risk Officer, FPG AIM Capital
Peter Wessel-Aas, General Manager, Investment Banking, Fearnley Securities
Heng Chih Chwen, Head of Maritime Research and Decarbonisation, Standard Chartered Bank

Pay Shuzhen, Head of Corporate Finance and Treasury, Hafnia
Dhruv Narain, Partner, A.P. Moller Capital

5.00pmEnd of Maritime Services Leaders Forum
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