24 junio - 25 junio 2020
Istanbul, Turkey

Argus Bunker Fuels Conference

Expert speakers include

John Ghio
Deputy Captain of the Port, Gibraltar Port Authority
John started working in the bunker industry when he joined Aegean Bunkering (Gibraltar) Ltd in 1998, the year the company first set up in Gibraltar. John joined the Gibraltar Port Authority as Bunkering Superintendent in 2011. His role involved regulating the bunker industry. The main tool in achieving this was ensuring compliance with the Bunkering Code of Practice, as we...
John started working in the bunker industry when he joined Aegean Bunkering (Gibraltar) Ltd in 1998, the year the company first set up in Gibraltar. John joined the Gibraltar Port Authority as Bunkering Superintendent in 2011. His role involved regulating the bunker industry. The main tool in achieving this was ensuring compliance with the Bunkering Code of Practice, as well as ensuring that the code of practice reflected the best industry practices across the board through constant revisions and updates. In 2011, John was responsible for the launch and introduction of the STS Code of Practice in Gibraltar. He was promoted to Senior Port Officer (Operations Manager) in 2015 and then to the role of Marine Officer (Deputy Captain of the Port) in January 2017.
Poul Woodall
Director, Environment & Sustainability, DFDS
Cem Saral
Chief Executive Officer
Cem Saral is Chief Executive of the Cockett Group, one of the world’s leading resellers of marine fuels and petroleum products and services. He has over 20 years’ experience in marine fuels and fuel oil trading, and has held key trading and management roles at various companies working across Europe, Asia, the US and the Middle East. His positions have given him an underst...
Cem Saral is Chief Executive of the Cockett Group, one of the world’s leading resellers of marine fuels and petroleum products and services. He has over 20 years’ experience in marine fuels and fuel oil trading, and has held key trading and management roles at various companies working across Europe, Asia, the US and the Middle East. His positions have given him an understanding of the entire fuel oil supply chain and physical trading on a global basis, and his trading experiences have fed into his work in business development, management and strategic mergers and acquisitions. Before joining to Cockett, Cem was a fuel oil trader at Vitol and a 50pc shareholder in the Cockett Group. He has a degree in operations research from the Turkish Naval Academy.
Tamer Kiran
Chairman, Turkish Chamber of Shipping
Tamer started his career in 1990 at family shipping company Kiran Holding, where he remains Vice-Chairman. He was elected Chairman of the Turkish Chamber of Shipping in 2018 and also holds the post of Vice-President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey. In addition, Tamer is Chairman of the Turkish Maritime Education Foundation and sits on the boards ...
Tamer started his career in 1990 at family shipping company Kiran Holding, where he remains Vice-Chairman. He was elected Chairman of the Turkish Chamber of Shipping in 2018 and also holds the post of Vice-President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey. In addition, Tamer is Chairman of the Turkish Maritime Education Foundation and sits on the boards of the Turkish Shipowners Employers’ Union and Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association. He received his bachelor's degree in international relations from Anadolu University and has a diploma in maritime management from London City College.
Mustafa Muhtaroğlu
Owner, Chief Executive Officer