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Adam Kent
Maritime Strategies International Ltd (MSI)

Dr. Adam Kent is a Director of Maritime Strategies International Ltd (MSI), having joined the company in 2002 as a Shipping Analyst.

Since joining MSI Adam has developed and extended MSI's valuations capability, providing current and forecast values, earnings and OPEX for merchant and offshore shipping. In addition to contributing to a wide range of consultancy and advisory projects Adam is responsible for evaluating and forecasting the fleet supply components of MSI's tanker, containership and bulker services.

Adam has been retained as an expert witness (in both the UK and the USA) on a number of valuation, value and cash flow cases, across a range of vessel types and sizes, for shipyards, owners, charterers and financiers.

Adam also sits on the management board for the Shipping in Changing Climates project, a 3.5Mn UK Research Council funded initiative to investigate shipping's likely responses, over the coming decades, to changes in macroeconomic, regulatory and climate drivers.

He graduated from the University of Bath, UK with a First Class B.Sc. Honours degree in Applied Biology and has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Population Ecology from the University of Southampton, UK.