Management team

Senior management

Steve Williams

Operations Director

Spent over 30 years in the shipping industry, working in senior management positions for Britain’s major ports. Steve’s role is making sure Portico stays on track to fulfil its potential in the cargo and logistics business.

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Benjamin Harraway

General Manager

With over 10 years experience involving vessel operations and port management, Ben has a deep understanding of maritime industry issues and trends.

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers and also a chartered member of Institute of Logistics and Transport.

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Mike Lane

Finance Director and Company Secretary

Our finances are in safe hands with Mike, he has over 30 years in the logistics industry, working in senior management positions for major global businesses including 10 years with P&O and nine years in the Middle East. Mike’s current role is making sure Portico adheres to its financial targets and makes the most of its competitive advantages.

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Daphne Comber

Customs agency manager

Over 30 years’ experience within the customs, freight and logistics industry. Responsible for managing all HMRC requirements, ensuring cargo leaves the port quickly and efficiently as possible, while maintaining excellent customer satisfaction.

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