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Amer Y Badawi

Head of Charters / Ocean Transportation
United Nations - World Food Programme

Over 30 years of experience with various senior management positions at multinational organizations with focus on export operations, risk management, contract structures, negotiations, trade finance, documentation, fleet management, marine insurance, terminal operation and logistics. Served on various industry boards including the Merchants Exchange of Portland, the Maritime Fire & Safety Association, NAEGA, the Oregon Board of Maritime Pilots and the International Grain Trade Coalition. Frequent participant and industry speaker at trade conferences and market programs.  Education include a BA in Psychology and Logical Studies; graduate studies in Transportation Management, and various certificates in Advanced Chartering Problems, computer science and business communications.  Approved arbitrator serving NAEGA/AAA cases in New York.  Currently Head of Charters/Operations - Ocean Transportation, Sourcing Services at the United Nations, World Food Programme, Head Quartered in Rome, Italy

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