Managing Director of PNG Ports Corporations Limited (PNG Ports), Fego Kiniafa, is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Chief Operations Officer, Mr Rodney Begley.
Mr Begley is not new to the maritime, shipping and port industry having worked in Europe, Australia and parts of the South Pacific, including the Solomon Islands and PNG.
He brings with him over 30 years of international general management and senior leadership experience in shipping, ports, logistics, supply chain, cruise shipping and the tourism industry.
As COO, Mr Begley will oversee PNG Port’s 15 ports nationwide and work closely with key staff, management, terminal operators and stakeholders to ensure that PNG Ports continues to be the premier port services provider in the region.
The Board and Management of PNG Ports are confident that Mr. Begley’s international operational skills will promote and foster closer working ties with our customers and port users in both the Government and the private commercial sector, thereby executing operational business strategies and efficiencies, designed to enhance PNG Ports’ revenue and to further develop and invest in our people.
PNG Ports welcomes Mr Begley as he settles into his role and look forward to his contribution to the company and the country.