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CMA Shipping
38th Annual Expo & Conference
March 21-23, 2023Hilton Stamford | Connecticut, USA

Gavin Laidlaw
Chief Commercial Officer at Signol


Gavin Laidlaw is the CCO at Signol. With over twenty five years of Global sales and marketing experience, primarily with the Oil Majors, working mainly in the downstream, Gavin is equipped with a strong suite of coaching, mentoring and motivating leadership tools. An authentic, highly regarded and personally inspiring leader, with a reputation for developing teams, devising and implementing sound business strategies, innovating and driving both top and bottom-line growth.

Previous assignments include GM for Global Key Accounts at Shell and Business Development GM for Shell Aviation, where he first came across Signol. His most recent role prior to Signol was as Country General Manager, Myanmar for Puma Energy.

His appointment at Signol fulfills a long held ambition to work in a smaller, more entrepreneurial environment, and in clean tech, where he can leverage his experience to help the environment, reduce emissions and save customers’ money.

Agenda Sessions

  • Maritime Education and Training: Need for new standards for a greener and safer shipping industry


Speakers at this event