Jeff Qualman joined China Navigation as Chartering Manager for Swire Bulk in August 2014.

Before joining Swire Bulk, Jeff worked 10 years as a Chartering Manager for the Vancouver, BC office of Oldendorff Carriers. Prior to this, he was the President of dry cargo brokerage, Farallon International Marine and before that 10 years as a dry cargo broker for Marine Chartering. He began his career as a Third Mate for Exxon Shipping where he sailed for several years.  

Jeff is a graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy with a degree in Nautical Science as well as the University of California at Berkeley with a Masters degree in Business Administration.