Mark Jackson was appointed the Chief Executive Officer of the Baltic Exchange in January 2017. He was previously a director of AM Nomikos & Son (UK) Ltd and the Chief Commercial Officer for the Athens based AM Nomikos Group. Mark has over 35 years of shipping industry experience and started his shipping career in 1981 in Sydney, Australia. After 18 years working as a shipbroker in Sydney, Hong Kong, New York and London, he joined A.M. Nomikos (UK) in 1998.
Mark Jackson has previously been a director of the Baltic Exchange and served as its Chairman 2009-2012. He also served as Chairman of the Freight Indices and Futures Committee (FIFC) in 2005. At this time the FIFC was the body responsible for overseeing the production of the Baltic Exchange indices.
Mark lives in London and is married with three children. His hobbies include sailing and squash.