Award to Rightship chairman Mr Warwick Norman
It is my great pleasure today to present today the winner of the “SAFETY4SEA Personality Award” selected from a short list of distinguished nominees. This prestigious award acknowledges the efforts of individuals that have achieved industry leadership and have made a significant contribution towards safer shipping.
The winner of this award, Captain Warwick Norman, has shown a strong commitment to maritime safety, serving as the CEO of RightShip for more than a decade and half , the industry’s leading online vetting organisation. Under his stewardship, RightShip has become a global authority on maritime safety and environmental sustainability, helping shippers, terminals and ports, ship owners, managers and maritime finance organisations to minimize their maritime and environmental risk.
This award recognizes that Mr.Norman has worked exceptionally hard to secure RightShip’s place on the international stage and that his dedication, commitment and efforts have benefited the whole industry though the improvement of industry-wide maritime safety standards.
There is no doubt that Warwick will continue to be an outstanding leader and innovator both with Rightship and in the wider maritime industry ; and that his passion for seafarer safety and welfare, and the environmental sustainability of the maritime industry will endure.