Gary Weston is the Chairman of C Transport Maritime S.A.M (CTM). Prior to this, from 2004 until 2011, he was CTM’s CEO and at the same time, Director of various affiliated companies controlled by the Ceres Group of Companies. CTM are the commercial and technical ship managers for Carras Ltd, CBC Holdings Ltd and Drylog Ltd. as well as the commercial managers for Freight Trading Ltd. (FTL) and Tara Ltd. Mr. Weston is the Chief Executive Officer of CBC and until recently also the Chief Executive Officer of Carras Ltd., a position he step down from at the end of 2014. From 1998 to 2004 Mr. Weston was the Executive Chairman of H. Clarkson & Co Ltd and CEO of Clarksons PLC, the world’s largest shipbroker and the leading provider of integrated shipping services. He started his career at H. Clarkson & Co Ltd in 1979 as a trainee shipbroker. In addition to his current role at CTM, From 2006 to 2011 Mr. Weston was Chairman of the Investors Committee for Global Maritime Investments (GMI), a privately owned freight trading group. Since 2006 he is a Director of the United Kingdom Freight Demurrage and Defence Association Limited (UKDC), a leading provider of legal defence services in the shipping industry. From 1992 to 2004 he was a Director with the International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) a professional indemnity insurer of service providers in the transport and offshore industries. Mr. Weston is a member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (MCILT). He received a BSc in Maritime Studies from the University of Wales, in Cardiff.