Robert Hill FICS
Robert was appointed Director in July 2021 after serving as
Interim Director since September 2020. He joined the Institute as
Head of Membership in February 2015 after nearly 30 years in the
shipping industry. He has mainly been involved in liner shipping
and port agency, including management positions for ship agency
companies in New Zealand and a liner trade management role in
Robert is from New Zealand and has worked in shipping in
England, Germany and Australia as well as in New Zealand.
Robert has been a Member of the Institute since 1996, was branch
secretary of the Australia/New Zealand branch for six years and
held the position of Chairman of the Membership Committee 2013-15.
Robert was made a Fellow of the Institute in 2012.
Robert has a MBA in Maritime Management from the Australian