Consul Profile

Honorary Consul Mr Kai Hughes

Consular Region:
Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and Isle of Man

6th Floor, Walker House, Exchange Flags
L2 3YL
Phone: +44 151 236 6041
Fax: +44 151 255 0174

About me:

Current Assignments: CEO of the International Cotton Association, the regulatory body for the global raw cotton trade. Also Managing Director of ICA Bremen a joint venture international research and quality testing laboratory formed by the ICA and the Bremen Cotton Exchange based in Bremen, Germany.

Professional Experience: Former Royal Naval Officer who served as an executive officer, aviator and in the Ministry of Defence. After leaving the Navy worked as Director of legal services, governance and administration in the university sector. Held a number of non-executive positions including Chairman of a large social housing company. BA (Hons) Psychology, MBA. Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators with extensive experience in commodity arbitration and mediation.

Associations: President, The Liverpool Consular Corps. Member, Manchester Consular Association. Council member of the Federation of Commodity Associations. Member of the Alumni Board, University of Liverpool. Member, Anglo-Venezuelan Society, The Cheshire Pitt Club.

Hobbies: Bee keeping, Freemason, reading, travelling.

Kai Hughes