Sea to City: In conversation with Sundeep Khera
Venue: Online. New date and time Tuesday 11 July 11:30-12:00 BST
About the webinar
Sea to City: In conversation with Sundeep Khera of Axa XL
Tuesday 11 July 11:30-12:00
Host: Helen Kelly, director of communications, Nautilus International
Speakers: Sundeep Khera, the Global Chief Underwriting Officer Marine Hull and Head of Marine Underwriting UK/Lloyds, based in London.
In the latest Sea to City webinar we feature a conversation with Helen Kelly, Director of Communications at Nautilus International and Sundeep Khera, Head of Marine, UK and Lloyd's market and Global Head of Hull at AXA XL, a major insurance and reinsurance company.
Mr Khera will share his own experience of making the transition from seafaring to a career onshore, with the webinar attendees being able to post questions throughout the session.
If you are an ex-seafarer looking for the next step in your career or currently working at sea but thinking of coming ashore, join us for a 30-minute-long conversation (live or watch a recording later) with a maritime services professional who has made a successful sea-to-shore career transition.
About Sea to City
The Sea to City project from Nautilus International and Maritime London is a networking and mentoring scheme aiming to encourage seafarers looking to move ashore to consider maritime services positions.
About Sundeep Khera
Sundeep Khera is currently the Global Chief Underwriting Officer Marine Hull and Head of Marine Underwriting UK/Lloyds, based in London.
Prior to joining AXA in 2013 he has held various shipping operations, stowage planning, commercial and general management positions spanning over 6 years with a niche container liner and project cargo shipping company, based in Singapore and Hong Kong.
His sailing experience in Merchant Marine on commercial vessels trading worldwide spans over 13 years, and his last stint at sea was in command of VLCC as a Master. He has previously sailed on crude tankers, product tankers and bulk carriers with renowned ship owners gaining vast experience in handling various types of liquid, bulk and soft commodities.
Apart from his professional qualifications and experience, Sundeep holds an MBA degree from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.