Hext discusses university move

Hong Kong: One of the best known names in Hong Kong shipping circles has spoken to our sister site, Maritime CEO, about a big change in his career. Richard Hext, the non-executive chairman of Univan Ship Management, has been appointed group chief executive at the UK’s University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), starting next month.

“I love shipping very much and have been in it for 40 years, but my family has always been passionate about education,” he said, stressing that he has no intentions to sever his links with shipping.

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