YoungShip Liverpool

YoungShip Liverpool is an organisation for young professionals working within shipping and shipping-related companies in and around the North West.

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The future of maritime in the North West

YoungShip Liverpool is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to:

  • Promote the Maritime Industry from a Young perspective to a Young perspective within local Schools and Universities.
  • Bring together all the corners of the Maritime Industry within Liverpool and the surrounding areas to promote the people, companies and opportunities that are there.
  • Place mentoring programs between senior professionals with the new generations to help bridge the gaps between the experience leaving the industry and the new professionals entering the industry.
  • Hold workshops dealing with challenges of today to make them opportunities of tomorrow.
  • Promote Young Professionals of Liverpool to the Global Maritime community.
  • Focus on developing the Young generations' knowledge and interest for environmental developments, innovation and entrepreneurship.

We welcome members from companies such as ship owners, managers, brokers, operators, financial institutions, insurance, technical- and judicial consultants. our goal is to enhance skills and build both social and professional networks for our members located in or close to Liverpool.

As a not-for-profit organisation, our activities will be primarily financed through support from collaborating businesses, setting up a low-cost yearly membership fee, and sponsorship from maritime businesses.

We welcome anyone working in related industries to join us and help us make the North West maritime industry a powerhouse for generations to come.

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Board members

Steph Whitehead

Steph Whitehead

Chairwoman Maritime Account Manager at KVH Industries
Thomas Brockbank

Thomas Brockbank

Advisor & Mentor Agency and Chartering at the Armitt Group
Laura Eaton

Laura Eaton

Board Member - Business Development Manager Sales Coordinator, KVH Industries
David Corkish

David Corkish

Board Member - Consultant & Development Officer Marine Consultant at D Corkish Maritime Consultancy
John Monaghan

John Monaghan

Board Member - Events and Team Coordinator Trainee Commercial Manager at EMR
Mark Whitehead

Mark Whitehead

Board Member - Marketing, Media & Training Manager Training Site Manager at Complete Training Solutions



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