Robert Haggquist


Robert Haggquist is South32’s representative in Sustainable Shipping Initiative. Robert is based in London and handles the company’s freight activities in the Atlantic, Americas and African region. He is also leading the company’s sustainability work on the shipping side and is driving the developments on emissions tools that will aid commercial decisions. Prior to relocating to London Robert was based in Singapore for 6 years, working for BHP Billiton as head of freight analysis and since 2015 for South32 when the company demerged from BHP. Robert started his shipping career with a Swedish owner, before joining Clarksons in London as drybulk freight analyst. Robert has a degree in economics from Gothenburg University and a degree in maritime law and arbitration from NUS.