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

Şadan Kaptanoğlu
19 Nov 2018
BIMCO mission will be one of continuity – advising its 2,100-strong shipowner membership on economic and regulatory challenges – but Sadan Kaptanoğlu is also determined to bring younger people into the organisation.
Willy Lin, Hong Kong Shippers' Council chairman
21 Jun 2016
Willy Lin, head of the Hong Kong Shippers’ Council, takes the fight for a fair deal bluntly to box shipping lines.
Peter Foley, ATSB maritime safety investigator.
16 Jun 2016
ATSB’s chief investigator Peter Foley tells IHS Fairplay how the MH370 crash became yet another maritime disaster. 
DIV Group CEO Tomislav Debeljak
13 Jun 2016
Brodosplit personality. A determination to succeed against the odds led Tomislav Debeljak to acquire a Croatian shipyard burdened by its past. John Pagni hears how self-belief and a clear vision can win through. DIV Group CEO Tomislav Debeljak 
Richard Fulford-Smith
04 Jun 2016
Leading London broker Richard Fulford-Smith has made significant investments in the energy business ‘for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer’
Ron Widdows
30 May 2016
Having risen from office junior to group chief executive, Ron Widdows now works alongside governments and regulators.