Navico Chartering Ltd.
Richard graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1983 and then moved to the UK to commence his career in trading and broking of physical oil and energy derivatives before returning to Vancouver in 1990. As a shipbroker it’s list is long, not just assisting clients chartering ships to carry bulk cargoes worldwide, Richard also provides guidance on freight markets, negotiates vessel charters, assists in resolving operational or legal issues, and advises clients on chartering strategy. Richard is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) and member of the Baltic Exchange. He has served various industry committees including the Executive Committee of the ICS and is a past Director of the Vancouver Grain Exchange.