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The right to lead

The editorial policy of ex-seafarer turned shipping’s most famous editor, Michael Grey, during his tenure at Lloyd’s List newspaper was simple: “Safety at sea, and don’t knock the IMO”. Mercifully, Mike, a mentor of mine for many a year, is not a subscriber to Splash Extra.

There’s a certain irony that as Donald Trump, a man who has lambasted international institutions over the past four years, exits the White House to be replaced by someone who is widely believed to be keen to repair the ...

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Sam Chambers

Starting out with the Informa Group in 2000 in Hong Kong, Sam Chambers became editor of Maritime Asia magazine as well as East Asia Editor for the world’s oldest newspaper, Lloyd’s List. In 2005 he pursued a freelance career and wrote for a variety of titles including taking on the role of Asia Editor at Seatrade magazine and China correspondent for Supply Chain Asia. His work has also appeared in The Economist, The New York Times, The Sunday Times and The International Herald Tribune.
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