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Podcast highlights Bermuda’s shipping sector

Kevin Richards, business development manager at the BDA, who was interviewed by Shipping Podcast (File photograph by Blaire Simmons)

New shipping industry growth in Bermuda, the America’s Cup, and infrastructure developments were discussed by Kevin Richards when he spoke to the Shipping Podcast.

Mr Richards is a business development manager at the Bermuda Business Development Agency, and his responsibilities cover the shipping and aviation finance sectors.

He was a guest on the multimedia outlet Shipping Podcast, which shares shipping industry news across a variety of platforms, including podcasts, website, Twitter and Facebook.

During an 18-minute discussion Lena Göthberg, host and producer of Shipping Podcast, Mr Richards talked about the revitalisation of Bermuda’s shipping industry, the jurisdiction’s blue-chip reputation and the America’s Cup 2017. He also mentioned the outreach work of the BDA and industry partners, and the newly created Bermuda Shipping & Maritime Authority.

Mr Richards was attending the Connecticut Maritime Association Shipping 2016 conference, in March, when he met with Swedish-based Ms Göthberg.

The podcast went live today and can be heard at http://shippingpodcast.com/kevin-richards-business-development-manager-bermuda-business-development-agency-bda/