Siddhesh Joshi (Editor)

James Sherwood

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Name  James Sherwood

James Sherwood James Sherwood jamessherwood Twitter

James sherwood at chortle fast fringe

James B. Sherwood (born August 8, 1933 in New Castle, Pennsylvania) is an American-born, British-based businessman.


James Sherwood JamesSherwoodcom The London Cut Contact James Sherwood

How to dress formal with james sherwood

Early life

James Sherwood James SHERWOOD Parisian Gentleman

Sherwood grew up in Lexington, Kentucky and earned a degree in economics from Yale University. Sherwood learned about shipping first in the U.S. Navy, spending three years as a cargo officer, and then working for U.S. Lines and CTI for six years.

Business career

James Sherwood James Sherwood The Steeple Times

In 1965, Sherwood founded Bermuda based, New York Stock Exchange listed, London headquartered shipping company Sea Containers Ltd with initial capital of $100,000. Over forty years Sherwood expanded Sea Containers from a supplier of leased cargo containers, into various shipping companies, as well as expanding the company into luxury hotels and railway trains, including the Venice-Simplon Orient Express and the Great North Eastern Railway franchise from London, England to Edinburgh, Scotland.

James Sherwood James Sherwood

Although valued with a net worth of £60million in the 2004 Sunday Times Rich List, as Sea Containers hit financial troubles, he resigned from each of his companies in 2006.

Personal life

James Sherwood Amazoncouk James Sherwood Books Biogs Audiobooks Discussions

Sherwood's wife is Dr Shirley Sherwood.


James Sherwood Wikipedia

Similar Topics
James Sherwood (comedian)
James Sherwood Westmacott
Maid to Order