Meet Seatrade Maritime Awards 2020 Judges

Each category is judged by senior industry professionals and practitioners. These experts are hand-picked and hold leading roles within their industry, bringing with them a breadth of knowledge to ensure that the most deserving achievements and initiatives are rewarded.

Chair of Judges

Tony Field

Vice President - Middle East & Africa Marine & Offshore
Lloyd's Register

Tony has spent 22 years at sea including the last 8 as Master serving on a wide range of vessels (container, multi-purpose, Ro-Ro, car carriers, bulk carriers, general cargo and offshore).

He started his own consultancy company in the US Gulf specialising in supervising cargo operations on board/ashore, damage surveys & incident investigation.

He joined Lloyd’s Register in 1994 and managed the MMS for the EMEA between 1998 & 2008. Tony has vast experience in accident investigation, risk assessment of vessels, companies and port  harbour operations plus re-structuring of shipping related companies.

He moved to Marine Area Management in 2008.

In 2019 he joined advisory company – Vention Global as a partner in addition to continuing his work with Lloyd's Register.

Judging Panel

Mohammad Abdulrazaq Alawadhi

Vice President - HSSEQ & Business Excellence
Drydocks World Dubai

Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri

Chief Executive Officer
Maqta Gateway Co.

Capt. Rado Antolovic, Phd

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
DP World Maritime Services Division

Shailesh Bildikar

Commercial Director
Tristar Group/ Emirates Ship Investment Company LLC

Romesh David

Chief Executive Officer
South Asia Gateway Terminals

Capt. Anwar Farah

Director HSEQ - DPA
Bahri Ship Management

Fazel A. Fazelbhoy

Chief Executive Officer
Synergy Offshore FZ LLE

Jasmin Fichte

Managing Partner
Fichte & Co.

Susan Hunter

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
APM Terminals Bahrain

Harjeet Kaur Joshi

Chairperson & Managing Director
Shipping Corporation of India (SCI)

Marcus Machin

Tufton Oceanic (Middle East) Limited

Mazen Matar

Managing Director
Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard Company (ASRY)

Chris Peters

Chief Executive Officer
Emirates Ship Investment Company LLC (ESHIPS)

Capt. Harihar Prasad

Chairman, Nautical Institute UAE Branch & Managing Director, McQuilling Shipping Services DMCC

Arun Sharma

Executive Chairman
Indian Register of Shipping (IRS)

Ali Abduljalil Shehab

Acting Chief Executive Officer
Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC)

Engr. Ashik Subahani

Chairman, Royal Institute of Naval Architects UAE Branch &
Managing Director, Great Waters Maritime LLC