Shipping Programme Manager
Transport & Environment - Belgium


Faig Abbasov is the Shipping Programme Manager at Transport & Environment, the Brussels-based sustainable transport group advocating for sustainable transport policies in the EU and internationally. Faig holds a Ph.D. in European energy policy, and has a specialised technical training in shipping energy efficiency and energy market regulation. After a brief career in the natural gas industry, Faig joined T&E in 2016. His main areas of expertise are zero emission maritime technologies/fuels, air pollution and GHG emissions from shipping, new ship design standards and regulation, as well as environmental challenges surrounding Arctic shipping.