Savahna reports for IHS Fairplay magazine under IHS Maritime, which has the ability to reach core decision makers and key players in the maritime world, and combines being a leading shipping journal with being a multi-platform resource comprising a daily and weekly shipping news bulletin, a 24 online portal, weekly magazines, digital archive, and new build data.
Built on a heritage of 125 years of editorial excellence, IHS Fairplay magazine under IHS Maritime delivers content and analysis to its core audience of ship owners, managers, operators and charterers. It is also a top read for brokers, financiers, and insurers operating in the global shipping market place with a keen interest on emerging markets.
As a former reporter for Lloyd’s Shipping Economist, Savahna covered ship finance, charter markets, derivatives and future markets, as well as month to month trade reporting. Her core focus for IHS Maritime is Africa, including trade, markets, business and development on the continent.
A former consultant of LS Consulting, Savahna’s focus on frontier markets saw her engaging at business and government level particularly in West Africa. She was previously a consultant to the ministry of foreign affairs and two states in Nigeria.
With a background in maritime law and maritime business, Savahna has also worked for the BBC World Service and BBC World News, producing its flagship global TV news programme “Focus on Africa”, as well as presenting BBC World daily programmes “World Have Your Say” and Newsday.