Court has spent most of his career working in the commercial shipping industry across various locations in the UK, UAE, and the US. He possesses extensive knowledge in the shipping and energy market domains. In the past, he has worked in different roles, including ship broker, Head of Research and product manager. He has also used new analytical and intelligence tools to facilitate newbuild projects and second-hand vessel transactions at ship owners and brokerage firms. He led the analyst team at a sports media measurement firm that was acquired by Nielsen. Prior to this, Court was the Chief of the Casualty Investigations Division for the US Coast Guard in Anchorage Alaska, where he oversaw the Bering Sea fisheries. Additionally, he holds a license as a US 3rd Mate and 3rd Engineer, Unlimited Tonnage.