Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of The United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

9-12 NOVEMBER 2020
Supported by

Angus Frew

Angus Frew

Secretary General & CEO


Angus Frew was appointed Secretary General & CEO of BIMCO in September 2013. BIMCO is the world’s largest international shipping association established in 1905 with 2,000 members in over 120 countries.

Angus is also Director of Global Ship Lease Inc, a containership owning company publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange. He was appointed in 2008.

In 2009 Angus was appointed as CEO of the UK Chamber of Shipping, where he built and delivered a strategy that stabilised the finances and rejuvenated the organization.

Angus served from 2003 to 2008 as President & CEO of GE SeaCo, a joint venture between General Electric and Sea Containers Ltd, and a leading international lessor of marine containers to shipping lines. Angus was the chairman of the Institute of International Container Lessors in 2004.

Prior to joining GE SeaCo in 2002, Angus held senior management positions in the international wine and spirits industry.

Angus is a chemistry graduate of the University of Durham and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1983.