Andrew Roberts

Head of EMEA


Working at sea, I experienced many cultures and learned the importance of appreciating people as individuals. This has informed my commitment to altruism. I get a great deal of satisfaction from being able to improve conditions for all people across the supply chain.

Andrew Roberts has over 20 years’ experience in the maritime industry, is a qualified Master Mariner, holds an MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School, and a BSC(Hons) in Marine Navigation and Maritime Law from the University of Plymouth.  

He offers extensive experience in operational, commercial, business development and technical shipping roles, and led commercial and safety transformational change whilst holding senior leadership positions with Teekay Shipping and Anglo International Shipping Operations Limited. 

As Head of EMEA, Andrews oversees RightShip’s business across the EMEA Region. This includes delivering growth in line with RightShip’s group strategy and stewardship of RightShip’s EMEA customers and colleagues.  

In addition, he is an advocate for RightShip’s vision of a maritime industry that causes zero harm, seeking to play a pivotal role in engaging with the maritime community to drive safety, social and environmental transformation of the maritime industry. 

Andrew is a Younger Brother of Trinity House, a Freeman of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners and has previously held industry appointments within Intertanko, SIGTTO, and North P & I Club Members Board.