Alan has 40 years' experience in commodities and shipping, having previously been the Group Managing Director and partner in Trans-world Metals Ltd, which had significant interests in aluminium, steel, ferro-alloys, fertilizer manufacturing and trade. In 1999 he founded British Marine which became the UK’s largest dry bulk shipping company in 2008.
Joseph began his career as a qualified chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, in which capacity he provided advisory services to a number of large energy and commodity companies. He also has an MSc in Energy, Trade and Finance from Cass Business School.
He joined British Marine in 2014 and has been involved in a number of projects ranging from shipping investment to coal, power, iron ore and bauxite projects, with a focus on structured finance and trading.
Simon is a qualified chartered accountant who has lived and worked in Asia for the last 16 years. Based in Singapore, Simon joined the Britmar Group in 2009 and heads the Asian office. He is responsible for the origination, execution and day to day oversight of the Group's investments in Asia and Australasia.