Director and Operational Head
Drewry Supply Chain Advisors
Philip Damas is in charge of Drewry Supply Chain Advisors, the logistics practice of the Drewry Group, and is a director of Drewry Shipping Consultants. Prior to joining Drewry in 2005, Damas worked for CMA CGM and the container shipping consortium Cobra in various management and financial control roles until 1990. He then spent the 1990s analyzing the logistics policies of importers and exporters and of logistics service providers when working with American Shipper and Containerisation International. Damas then became a founding director of shipping research and database company ComPairData. At Drewry, he has advised exporters, importers, lenders, and ports on logistics, freight rates, sea freight procurement, supply chains, and markets. He has presented papers at conferences in Asia, the US, and Europe.