SSA - Legal & Insurance Committee

Allen & Gledhill LLP

The roles of the Legal Committee are:

1. to review any proposed or new international conventions and regulations directly and significantly affecting Singapore ship operators and to advise the SSA Council or the appropriate SSA Committee or Sub-Committee on their potential effect on SSA Members and to make recommendations as to their adoption by Singapore;

2. to review any proposed or new Singapore legislation and regulations directly and significantly affecting Singapore ship operators and to advise the SSA Council or  the appropriate SSA Committee or Sub-Committee on its potential effect on SSA Members and to make any recommendations;

3. to review, as the Committee considers appropriate, legal decisions of the courts of Singapore, England and other major maritime jurisdictions brought to the attention of the Committee and directly and significantly affecting Singapore ship operators and to advise the SSA Council or the appropriate SSA Committee or  Sub-Committee on their potential effect on SSA Members and to make any recommendations;

4. to review marine insurance wording and market developments, and identify and seek to resolve any issues arising;

5. to advise on ways to enhance the provision of marine insurance in Singapore;

6. to accept referrals from the SSA Council and, as appropriate, from the SSA Committees and Sub-Committees for advice on legal matters; and

7. to liaise with and make representations to the Attorney-General's Chambers and the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and International Chamber of Shipping regarding the matters given in (a) to (f) above, but in all cases not to commit the SSA to any matters of policy without the prior approval of the SSA Council.

Legal & Insurance Committee Members

Kenny Yap
Allen & Gledhill LLP

Abner Carvalho
Operations Manager
Anglo-Eastern Shipmanagement (Singapore) Pte Ltd 

Vladimir Ljubisavljevic
Associate Director
Aon Singapore Pte Ltd

Frans Mol
VP, Group Legal & Compliance
APL Co. Pte Ltd

Simon Stonehouse
Head of Marine 
Asia Captal RE

Divo SK 
Regional commerical
Ben Lines Agencies (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Sim Teck Siang
Procurement Manager
Berge Bulk Maritime Pte Ltd

Nicholas Fell
EVP, Corporate Services & General Counsel
BW Group 

Ho Keng Hoong 
Counsel, Global Shipping 
BP Singapore Pte Ltd

Marco Daini
Managing Director 
Cambiaso Risso Asia Pte Ltd 

Paul Apostolis 
Campbell Johnston Clark Singapore LLP

Chris Metcalf
Clyde & Co 

Sigird Wetter 
Legal Counsel 
DNV GL Singapore Pte Ltd

Adam Emilianou
General Counsel
Eastern Pacific Shipping Pte Ltd

Tom Helleboe
Edge Insurance Brokers (Singapore) Pte Ltd

John Martin
Gard (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Victor Wee
Head of Shipping
Global Energy International Ltd

Loh Ngiap Hoe
Managing Director 
Hiap Woon Shipping (S) Pte Ltd 

Toby Stephens
Holman Fenwick and William 

Stephanie Foong
Senior Manager
IMC Industrial Pte. Ltd

Edgar Chin
Joint-Managing Director

John Sze
Deputy Managing Partner

Punit Oza 
Vice President, Head of Process, Systems & Competence
Klaveness Asia Pte Ltd 

Sanjay Varma 
Marine Manager S'pore 
London Offshore Consultants Pte Ltd 

Jan Holm 
Managing Director 
Maersk Drilling Holdings Singapore Pte Ltd

Srinivas Prasanna
Senior Vice-President
Marsh (Singapore) Pte Ltd 

Lars Modin
Masterbulk Pte Ltd 

James Moran
Director, Singapore 
North of England P&I Association Ltd

Gan Sue Ann
Of Counsel
Norton Rose Fulbright (Asia) LLP

Vanessa Zhu
Manager (Marine Inusrance, Fleet Support) 
Pacific International Lines (Pte) Ltd

Steven Randall 
Commercial Director 
Shipowners (P&I) Club

Nicholas March 
Head of Office 

Thomas Larsen 
Regional Claims Manager 
Spica Services (S) Pte Ltd

Jamie Taylor
Steamship P&I Management

Martin Brown
Stephenson Harwood LLP

David Roberts 
Managing Director 
The Standard Club Asia Ltd 

Chris Edward
Head of Legal 
Thome Ship Management Pte Ltd

Derek Birch 
Fleet Manager
Tindall Riley (Britannia) Singapore Pte Ltd 

Lewis Hart 
Head of Marine Asia
Willis Towers Watson

Jonathan Holmes
Head of Marine Hull, South Asia
XL Insurance Company Singapore

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