Richard Watts, President, The Propeller Club Geneva

Richard has extensive experience in shipping, trading, insurance, finance and legal matters relating to physical commodities. Richard started his trading career 2000 working for two of the leading independent rice trading companies. During this time Richard worked in various sectors of the business including contract execution, legal, insurance and shipping. In 2008 Richard created HR Maritime, based in Geneva to provide bespoke professional services to the trading and shipping community. Richard is the President of the Geneva branch of The Propeller Club and a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.