Barnaby Swire was born in 1964 and, after education at Eton, read History and Modern Languages at University College, Oxford.
Leaving university in 1985, he joined John Swire & Sons, Ltd., and worked at various times in Hong Kong, Papua New Guinea and Japan, concentrating on marine businesses. He returned to the London Head Office in 1994 and is now the Chairman of John Swire & Sons, Ltd., as well as the Non-Executive Chairman of the China Navigation Co., Ltd., and of Swire Oilfield Services, Ltd., and a Non-Executive Director of Swire Pacific Offshore, Ltd.
Barnaby Swire is married with four children and lives near the city of Canterbury in Kent, U.K.
Level 5, Harbourside West, Stanley Esplanade
P.O. Box 1
National Capital District
Papua New Guinea
- (675) 3137400