The SPNL Board is composed as follows:

The organisational chart of the SPNL may be accessed here: SPNL Org. Chart (PDF)

Claudio Chistè

Position: Chairman
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Claudio is currently with Investec Bank in the Shipping & Marine Finance team. Investec is a dual-listed (London Stock Exchange, FTSE 100) specialist bank and asset management group.

Hongbeom Park

Position: Deputy Chairman
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Park is an Analyst & Business Development Korea for VesselsValue; the leading online valuation and market intelligence provider in the shipping and offshore sectors.

Nicholas Mavrommatis

Position: Board Member – Treasurer
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Nicholas is the Finance Director at Seven Seas Maritime Ltd. Prior to working in industry Nicholas was an audit Manager at Moore Stephens LLP, specializing in shipping and property audits.

Chris Davies

Position: Board Member – Sponsorship

Chris is currently the European Commercial Manager for Bibby Ship Management focusing on business development predominately in Offshore. Chris has a BA (Hons) degree in business studies and also a post graduate diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

Patricia Schlotmann

Position: Board Member - Deputy Treasurer
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University of Marburg (Germany) for Bachelor and Masters between 2009 and 2015. Both degree and postgrad in Business Administration with a focus Finance and Accounting.

Ashish Karthik Nair

Position: Board Member - Events & Sponsorship Associate

Ashish works for IHS Markit as an Associate Director Product Management with in the Maritime and Trade Department and is currently responsible for managing the development of a portfolio of products serving the maritime and trade finance sector.

Robert Kerss

Position: Company Secretary
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Rob is a partner with Saville & Co Notaries, one of the leading firm of shipping notaries in the city of London.

Isobel Reed

Position: Board Member - Event Associate

Isobel is a solicitor specialising in ship finance at Stephenson Harwood LLP.