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“SPI Marine Makes Key New Hire.”

[22 February 2021]SPI Marine is pleased to announce that, effective immediately, Jonathan Baxendale has been appointed as the Vice President of Business Development & Intelligence, Americas.


With data and intelligence revolutionising how we do business, SPI Marine has been quite fortunate to be able to announce the appointment of Jonathan Baxendale to the position of Vice President of Business Development & Intelligence, Americas.

Having joined SPI Marine at the end of last week, Jonathan will be key to enhancing the Group’s service offer both in the Americas and globally, through several new business development and data-led initiatives.

“We are delighted to welcome Jonathan to the SPI Team, as we embark on a new and exciting phase in the company’s growth,” said Mark Roberts, Group COO of SPI Marine.

“Jonathan is a highly experienced industry executive, known for his collaborative, client-focused, and innovative approach. Jonathan’s wide-ranging skillset and deep industry connections will help us realise our strategic goals in the Americas and beyond.”

“Data, intelligence and digital is truly at the heart of SPI’s Group strategy, and Jonathan is the ideal candidate to help implement this exciting evolution,” added Tom Robbins, Partner SPI Marine USA.

“I look forward to playing an important role in further expanding SPI’s already impressive digital platform and offerings,” said Jonathan. “Data-based tools and business intelligence are certainly the way forward. I am excited to join such an experienced and strong team, in such a multifaceted role.”

Jonathan will be based out of the Connecticut office and his contact details upon commencement will be as follows:

Mobile: +1 203 912 1390 | Landline: +1 203 642 0101] | Email: [email protected]

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About SPI Marine

SPI Marine is an independent service provider, offering impartial ship broking, agency and logistics services, focused on the specialised transportation of bulk liquids. SPI Marine’s worldwide presence allows us to think global and act local, as we bring together Charterers and Owners, buyers and sellers in the tanker segment. For more information please on the company, visit staging.spimarine.com.