Deputy Secretary General, International Chamber of Shipping

Simon Bennett

An Oxford University graduate, Simon started his career in maritime industrial relations. He has since worked for ICS 30 years, representing the global shipping industry at IMO, ILO and other intergovernmental bodies such as UNFCCC, OECD and WTO. As well as co-ordinating the ICS Board, he is currently responsible, as ICS Deputy Secretary General, for overseeing ICS’s strategy on CO2 reduction issues in cooperation with ICS’s member national shipowners’ associations.