UK Chamber welcomes new CEO Guy Platten


The UK Chamber has welcomed its new Chief Executive Officer, Guy Platten.

As CEO, Guy takes over responsibility for the UK shipping industry’s relations with government and other relevant bodies – both national and international – on all fiscal, economic, employment, safety and environment, security and other issues.

Guy is a master mariner with a long background in the marine industry and prior to taking up the role, was Chief Executive for Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd from 2007.

Guy Platten said today:

“I am now in post as Chief Executive and want to wish all our members a very happy new year.

“My first priority in the coming weeks and months will be to meet as many members as I can to talk about the issues that have the biggest impact upon their businesses. I look forward to meeting as many people as possible at upcoming events, including our Annual Dinner on 3 February.”

You can contact Guy via Terry Cooper, PA on 020 7417 2842 or via email.