Namir Khanbabi is the General Manager of Swire Projects, a heavy lift and project cargo shipping division of Swire Shipping. He is based in Singapore and has over 20 years of senior management experience with some of the leading multipurpose and heavy lift shipowners and operators.
In his current role, Namir is responsible for the overall management of Swire Projects. He is in charge of developing and executing the strategy and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the division.
He is passionate about embracing innovation and technology to drive sustainable change in the industry.
The industry is making good progress towards the energy transition, however, the next steps in reaching zero carbon shipping are now presenting new requirements and challenges. The need for construction and infrastructure projects that can support carbon capture, as well as other changes, such as providing alternative fuels to ports, or even the creation of green shipping corridors for breakbulk, are all obstacles the industry is looking to overcome. Our panel will analyze what the best and most viable options are in the next steps toward decarbonization.
Session Sponsored by AsstrA
Wednesday 27 September 16:00 - 16:45 Main Stage