Piracy & The Gulf of Guinea in 2021

14 April 2021, 1000 BST
14 April 2021, 0500 EDT





Join Schillings and Brit Insurance for a special guest briefing and Q&A on therise of maritime piracy. This concise 45 mins session will cover security trends in the Gulf of Guinea and the current challenges shipowners face when handling piracy cases. Our guest speaker Bolo Bola Adefehinti will provide his on-the-ground assessment from Lagos, and there will be an opportunity to ask the speakers questions.

About the speakers:

  • Bolo Bola Adefehinti – Based in Lagos, Bolo has over 20 years’ experience in the Nigerian maritime, oil & gas, and power sectors. He is a an expert in negotiation and security risk management.
  • John Chase – Partner at Schillings and head of the Schillings Critical Risk crisis response team. With 25 years of KRE experience, John is a leading case manager and response expert.
  • Brittany Damora – Senior Associate at Schillings with over a decade’s experience working on international crisis response and proactive risk management for business owners, private family, and corporate clients.

Bruno Schuoler from Brit Insurance will also be available to answer questions about the policy.

We look forward to welcoming you.