Fairplay Decision Makers


Across Asia, EMEA, and the Americas, the Fairplay team regularly talks to maritime sector’s top decision-makers about their views on industry developments, their market insights and what underpins their passion for shipping. If there is a decision-maker that you want to us to profile, don’t hesitate to get in touch nicola.good@ihsmarkit.com

News & Analysis

Hemant Pathania, managing director and COO of NYK Shipmanagement, and corporate officer of NYK Line.
22 May 2017
Singapore’s maritime industry faces a labour shortage, but being a maritime hub is much more than being an employer of sailors, says Hemant Pathania, managing director and chief operating officer of NYK Shipmanagement in Singapore. 
Janek Stalmeister, CEO, Tallink
21 Mar 2017
Money mastermind and Tallink CEO Janek Stalmeister talks in numbers about his and his company’s growth and performance.
Patrick Verhoeven ECSA secretary-general
27 Feb 2017
ECSA secretary-general talks to Fairplay about the need for a new 10-year plan for European shipping, the importance of strategy and how his organisation is trying to keep the European Parliament on track with international regulation.
Kim Ullman, CEO of Concordia Maritime
10 Feb 2017
Product tanker boss stresses the importance of a close customer focus.
22 Jan 2017
Following one of the most turbulent years in the history of the line, 2017 will be a critical year for what is now South Korea’s only mainline intercontinental container carrier.
16 Jan 2017
Having thrived working for charismatic bosses during his long ports and logistics career, David Benson tells Fairplay about dealing with the deal makers