Richard Meade is the Editor of Lloyd’s List.
He is an award-winning journalist and has been writing and talking about all aspects of the maritime industry and global trade for the past twenty years.
As Editor he is responsible for navigating The List’s subscribers through the volatile politics, policy, deals and market movements that make up nearly 90% of global trade.
He is also the host of the popular Lloyd’s List Shipping Podcast and a regular industry speaker and media commentator on all things shipping.
He joined Lloyd’s List in 2006 as News Editor after jumping ship from the weekly maritime magazine Fairplay and prior to that started his career at the Financial Times.
Latest From Richard Meade
Baroness Vere says it is not government’s role to completely ‘de-risk’ green technology investments and industry must raise the current levels of funding for projects, at least matching government initiatives
Euronav’s jilted chief Hugo De Stoop is going through a messy divorce, but is he holding out some hope that the relationship may not be over, or is he already looking for new partners?
Fredriksen’s share purchases were previously being described as opportunistic investments, now his actions are being seen as unpredictable
Another week of share purchases via his holding companies has seen John Fredriksen amass a further 4.5m Euronav shares at a cost of $72m. He now owns 22.6%, not far off the Saverys 25% stake that blocked a merger with Frontline
John Fredriksen takes advantage of cheaper Euronav stock, buying up 5m shares in the wake of his decision to scuttle a tie-up with Frontline
Initial plans to lead with up to six orders have been scaled back, but Cargill ocean transportation president Jan Dieleman says scaled zero-carbon orders must be made, not just talked about