Sea Asia
Guy Platten
 

Secretary General
International Chamber of Shipping


Guy was appointed Secretary General of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) in August 2018. The ICS membership comprises national shipowners' associations in Asia, Europe and the Americas whose member shipping companies operate over 80% of the world's merchant tonnage. The ICS represents and promotes the views and interests of its members at a variety of fora including the International Maritime Organisation, International labour Organisation and many others.

Guy has extensive experience in the maritime industry both at sea and ashore over the last 35 years and is a qualified Master Mariner. He has held a number of operational and management positions including most recently CEO of the UK Chamber of Shipping and CEO of Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (a ferry and port owning company).