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TRANSIT LIABILITY

Freight Forwarding, Haulage, Logistics, Risk Prevention

Key Staff

London Mark Allison
Senior Divisional Director, Dip. CII, PG Dip. Maritime Law
Responsible for our Liability teams & Cargo Claims teams handling claims for Insurers based in the London market, Europe, India and the Far East since returning
to our London office after 9 years working in our Singapore office, 6 of which as Director responsible for all cargo, casualty and recovery claims.
Mark has worked for W K Webster since 1995 in both London and Singapore and has experience of handling cargo, casualty, recovery and hull claims.
He has a Diploma from the Chartered Insurance Institute in London, a Post Graduate Diploma in Maritime Law from the London Metropolitan University,
as well as navigational qualifications from the Royal Yachting Association.
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Michael Raulinaitis
Divisional Director
Joined the W K Webster group of companies in 2009. Over 20 years experience of handling GIT and freight transport liabilities within the industry.
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Richard Hudson
Manager
BA (Hons) ACII Chartered Insurer
Joined WKW in 2009, with thirteen years cargo recoveries experience and a further eight years marine insurance experience. Experienced in all aspects of cargo recovery work, with particular emphasis on multimodal and combined transit carriage.
Once successfully arrested a vessel in Brazil (believed to a first in the London Market). Responsible for all aspects of recovery case handling.
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 Singapore Yong Poh Sim
Divisional Director
Yong Poh joined W K Webster Singapore in May 2006.  Yong Poh has over 10 years experience in Marine and Logistics and has worked with several reputable insurance companies and the Port Authority.
He possesses a Bachelor of Business in Transport & Logistics Management and LL.B (Hons). He is further called to the Bar of England and Wales - Barrister-at-Law (Gray's Inn).
  Amanda Bjork
General Manager
LLB, LLM (Swedish: Jur. Kand.)
A Swedish law graduate from the University of Gothenburg, specializing in International Commercial Law. Prior to joining WKW's CCM department, Amanda was the Legal Counsel and a Member of the Board at a Marine Surveying and Loss Adjusting Company based in Sweden and was also the Manager of the company's P&I Club Correspondent subsidiary. Amanda also worked as a Claims Consultant for a Marine Insurance Broker (P&I/Hull) and a P&I Club. Amanda has experience in all aspect of Marine Insurance Claims, including Hull, P&I, Cargo and Liability matters.
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New York Rika Poley 
Senior Case Handler
Rika joined ITAL in 2012 and has worked as a marine claims adjuster handling transit liability claims. Prior to joining ITAL, she was a senior claim adjuster for a major Japanese insurance company. She is originally from Sapporo, Japan.  Rika can communicate in Japanese and English.