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The Institute supports Lloyd’s List Tom Leander Internship
Posted on Monday, June 12, 2017 and tagged as Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, Lloyd’s List, Internship
Photo: left to right Helen Kelly, Europe Editor-In-Chief,
Lloyd's List, Kuganiga Kuganeswaran and Harry Theochari, Norton
The Institute is delighted to support the inaugural Lloyd's List
Tom Leander internship and extends our congratulations to Kuganiga
Kuganiga Kuganeswaran, a second-year philosophy student at
University College London, has won the prestigious Lloyd's List Tom
Leander fellowship 2017.
The 19-year-old topped a field of over 140 applicants from
across the UK and Europe. She will join the team of multi-award
winning journalists for a prestigious three-month internship,
starting on the news desk and working across all areas of maritime
Ms Kuganeswaran impressed a panel of judges with her natural
confidence, curiosity and thirst for information.
The Lloyd's List Tom Leander internship is sponsored by leading
international law firm Norton Rose Fulbright.
It has received the backing of the UK shipping industry, with
companies and associations offering to host Ms Kuganeswaran
including the UK Chamber of Shipping, Institute of Chartered
Shipbrokers, Inmarsat and maritime charity Human Rights at Sea.
"We are thrilled to have Kuganiga join the team as our first
ever Tom Leander fellow," Lloyd's List Europe editor-in-chief Helen
Kelly said. "It is wonderful to be able to honour our friend and
colleague Tom Leander in this way, and are hugely grateful to
sponsors Norton Rose Fulbright, and all the supporting
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