SINGAPORE, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — For the first time, three female maritime executives were lauded for their contributions and achievements at the 11th Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia held in Singapore on 25 April 2018 in conjunction with the Singapore Maritime Week. The awards gala dinner was attended by close to 400 leading maritime industry professionals and guests.

Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2018 winners


From left to right: Ms Doris Ho, Winner of the Seatrade Personality of the Year Award, Ms Tan Beng Tee, Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award, Ms Katie Men, Wiinner of the Seatrade Young Person of the Year Award

Ms Doris Ho, President & Chief Executive Officer of Magsaysay Group of Companies was presented with the Seatrade Personality of the Year Award and Ms Katie Men, Managing Director of Iseaco Investment Pte Ltd was awarded the Seatrade Young Person of the Year. The Seatrade Lifetime Achievement of the Year Award was presented to Ms Tan Beng Tee, Assistant Chief Executive, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), in recognition of her contribution in developing and promoting Singapore as an International Maritime Centre (IMC).
"In line with the IMO’s programme on the Integration of Women in the Maritime Sector, we are especially pleased to have three outstanding female executives winning major Awards this year. The Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia has the very important mission of recognising and honoring outstanding achievements by individuals and companies across the maritime industry," said Chris Hayman, Chairman, Seatrade UBM EMEA.
Apart from these three individual award recipients, Mr Marcel Leidts, Chief Operating Officer, Anglo-Eastern Group Ltd was awarded the inaugural Dedication to the Maritime Industries Award. Winners from the 13 competitive award categories were also unveiled on the night of the presentation ceremony.
The full list of the highly deserving Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia category winners can be found below:


Education & Training Award
Singapore Maritime Academy, Singapore Polytechnic

Green Shipping Award
Orient Overseas Container Line Ltd

Technical Innovation Award

Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Thome Group

Safety Initiative Award
Sembcorp Marine Ltd

Ship Manager Award
Fleet Management Ltd

Ship Owner/Operator Award

Ports & Terminals Award
PSA Singapore (PSA Corporation Ltd)

Maritime Law Award
Allen & Gledhill LLP

Ship Finance Award
Stephenson Harwood

Ship Repair & Innovation Award
Keppel Shipyard Limited

Fuel Efficiency Award
The China Navigation Company Pte. Ltd

Communications at Sea Award
Singapore Telecommunications Limited

Dedication to the Maritime Industries Award
Marcel Liedts

Seatrade Young Person of the Year Award
Katie Men

Seatrade Personality of the Year Award
Doris Ho

Seatrade Lifetime Achievement Award
Tan Beng Tee

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About the Singapore Maritime Week 2018 (21st – 27th April 2018)
Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia is held in conjunction with the Singapore Maritime Week 2018 (SMW). SMW is the leading maritime event in Singapore driven by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore. SMW gathers the international maritime community in Singapore for a week of conferences, dialogues, exhibitions and social events in celebration of all things maritime. These events reflect the vibrancy and diversity of Singapore as a major international maritime centre.
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