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Caroline Yang appointed as Singapore Ambassador of the Global Maritime Club

16 February 2022

Caroline Yang, CEO, Hong Lam Marine, and current President, Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) has been appointed as the Singapore Ambassador to the Global Maritime Club. 

The Global Maritime Club is an international initiative created by Seatrade Maritime that primarily aims to promote growth in regional maritime sectors.

Caroline is the 2nd Ambassador to be appointed, joining H.E. Eng. Hessa Al Malek, Advisor to the Minister for Maritime Transport, Affairs, the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure. There are plans in place to appoint Ambassadors for each of the key maritime hubs throughout 2022.

With a mission is to bring together ship owners, industry suppliers and key decision-makers in the sector through strategic networking opportunities and closed-door leadership roundtables, the Global Maritime Club aims to help Club members promote, secure and expand the global maritime industry. The Club effectively supports and proactively enables positive economic growth across all sectors in the industry.

Commenting on the appointment, Emma Howell, Director, Seatrade Maritime said: “Caroline has close to 30 years of experience in the shipping industry and brings a wealth of knowledge to the Club which will help to achieve our objective of providing members with essential market knowledge also prompting them to initiate invaluable ideas through ground-breaking research initiatives.”

As a private membership club, the specially invited members of the Global Maritime Club can connect through strategic networking opportunities and closed-door leadership roundtables. These insightful discussions will help industry leaders make informed business decisions that will enhance maritime operations and ensure an efficient supply chain.  

The Club empowers members to make sound business decisions with access to critical market intelligence while sharing their indispensable insight on topics of concern like crewing, ports and containers, sustainability, the use of technology and more. The ultimate goal is to find feasible solutions, stimulate ingenious ideas and proactively drive positive economic growth for their respective regions and the global industry.

This article was first published on Seatrade Maritime News