Faïg Abbasov

Shipping Programme Director Transport & Environment (T&E)

Faïg Abbasov is the Director of the Shipping Programme at Transport & Environment, Brussels-based sustainable transport group advocating for sustainable transport policies in the EU and globally. Faïg holds a PhD in European energy policy and is trained in ship energy efficiency. After a brief career in the natural gas industry, Faïg joined T&E in 2016. Currently he leads a team that advocates, among others, the inclusion of shipping in the EU carbon markets, deployment of zero-carbon marine fuels, notably green hydrogen, ammonia and batteries and implementation of global GHG reduction measures via the International Maritime Organisation”.