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HARRIS PYE launches Greece office

HARRIS PYE launches Greece office
Tony Gennadopoulos, Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean, Harris Pye Global engineering group Harris Pye, a Joulon company, has launched Harris Pye Greece/Mediterranean based in Glyfada, Athens and appointed Tony Gennadopoulos Business Development Manager – Greece/Mediterranean. “Shipping...
February 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board

Coffee machine manufacturer’s sales chief appointed to Made in Britain board
Peter Atmore Fracino’s head of global sales and marketing, Peter Atmore, has been appointed to the board of Made in Britain. Peter will contribute to the strategic decision of Made in Britain which promotes the British manufacturing sector in the UK and around the world. With sector expertise spanning...
February 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, Person Profiles | Read More

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening

Clyde & Co expands in Germany with Hamburg office opening
Clyde & Co’s lofty status. London, 12 February 2018. Global law firm Clyde & Co is pleased to announce further expansion in continental Europe with the hire of four leading marine partners and the opening of an office in Hamburg. The partners join from Ince & Co and are a highly regarded...
February 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Autonomous ships and regulatory developments

Autonomous ships and regulatory developments
Marcia Vieira-Royle Autonomous ships and regulatory developments By Marcia Vieira-Royle* The First Autonomous Vessels Initiatives and Immediate Similar Developments The idea of having an autonomous or an unmanned 105 teu vessel crossing the oceans had hardly been met with belief and acceptance by the...
February 11th, 2018 | Insight, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska

Rick Meidel joins Crowley Fuels as VP and General Manager in Alaska
Rick Meidel (ANCHORAGE, Alaska; February 8, 2018) – Crowley Fuels announced today that Rick Meidel has joined the company as vice president and general manager, responsible for the performance and day-to-day operations of Crowley’s Alaska division. He will be based in Anchorage and report to Rocky...
February 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Person Profiles | Read More

Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited: Management Succession Plan

Steamship Insurance Management Services Limited: Management Succession Plan
Following from Steamship Mutual: Management Succession Plan The Managers have announced their succession plan for the immediate future. Gary Rynsard will step down from the role of Executive Chairman in February 2019 and will be replaced in that position by Stephen Martin. Gary will remain with the...
February 6th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Erck Rickmers sells E.R. Schiffahrt and Harper Petersen

Erck Rickmers sells E.R. Schiffahrt and Harper Petersen
Erck Rickmers Zeaborn Group to acquire ship management and ship brokerage activities All 3,000 employees ashore and at sea to transfer to new entity Headquarters to remain in Hamburg Hamburg, 5 February 2018. Hamburg entrepreneur Erck Rickmers (53) has decided to sell his ship management and ship...
February 5th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award

Tototheo Maritime wins Smart4Sea Connectivity Award
l to r: Panos Theodossopoulos from the award sponsor Propulsion Analytics and Constantinos Spyrou Tototheo Maritime, the Cyprus based communications and transformation experts, have won the prestigious SMART4SEA Connectivity Award in Athens, Greece this week. The Awards are organised by SAFETY4SEA to...
February 2nd, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

RightShip appoints new CEO

RightShip appoints new CEO
RightShip, the world’s leading maritime risk management and environmental assessment organisation, has appointed its new CEO. Martin Crawford-Brunt will replace outgoing CEO Warwick Norman who announced his decision to step down from the position in 2017. The new RightShip CEO Martin Crawford-Brunt Crawford-Brunt...
February 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Environment, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

BSY Associates Inc. names Lisa Aurichio as president

BSY Associates Inc. names Lisa Aurichio as president
Lisa Aurichio BSY Associates Inc. Names Lisa Aurichio as President Barbara Yeninas to Continue as CEO HOLMDEL, NJ-Lisa LoManto Aurichio has been named President, BSY Associates Inc., a marketing communications and branding firm that has specialized in the international trade and transportation industry...
January 26th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light

Angelos: Let There Be Light
Immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist Angelos Opens Saturday 28 April 2018 “When we say that we are contemporary, we do not necessarily claim to be real. But when we are real, we will always be contemporary.” -Angelos Following the record-breaking sale of his work Girl with...
January 23rd, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

Royal Caribbean International’s Greg Purdy joins Seafarers’ House board of directors

Royal Caribbean International’s Greg Purdy  joins Seafarers’ House board of directors
Greg Purdy Jan. 23, 2018 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Seafarers’ House is pleased to announce that Greg Purdy, senior vice president, marine operations for Royal Caribbean International, was named to its Board of Directors. Purdy has been with Royal Caribbean since 2001, where he has held a number...
January 23rd, 2018 | Charity, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Jochen Müller becomes COO Air & Sea Logistics at Dachser

Jochen Müller becomes COO Air & Sea Logistics at Dachser
Jochen Müller Kempten, January 23, 2018. Jochen Müller took up the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO) for Dachser’s Air & Sea Logistics business field on January 1, 2018. He replaces Thomas Reuter, who retired at the end of last year after 39 years at Dachser. Müller joined Dachser on...
January 23rd, 2018 | Airline Industry, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

HudsonAnalytix CEO appointed to American-Caribbean Maritime Foundation BoD

HudsonAnalytix CEO appointed to American-Caribbean Maritime Foundation BoD
Cynthia Hudson HudsonAnalytix Chief Executive Officer Appointed to American-Caribbean Maritime Foundation Board of Directors Camden, NJ, January 22, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce that Chief Executive Officer Cynthia Hudson has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of...
January 22nd, 2018 | Academia, Person Profiles | Read More

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue

Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue
Dr and Mrs Mehrotra welcomed old friends. Foresight chiefs in top form at 2018 industry barbecue Dr Ravi Kumar Mehrotra, CBE, irrepressible executive chairman of Foresight Ltd, and fellow director Mrs Mehrotra, extended a warm welcome to some 450 guests invited to the company’s annual BBQ, a highlight...
January 21st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Events, Food and Drink, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

TMG Asia launches in Singapore

TMG Asia launches in Singapore
K.Srinivas Patnaik – TMG Asia. The Maritime Group (International) has announced the opening of The Maritime Groupe (Asia) Pte Ltd in Singapore. It trades as TMG (Asia) and is headed up by Mr K.Srinivas Patnaik as managing director. Captain Malcolm W Parrott, executive vice-president of The Maritime...
January 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Neopost Governance Evolves to Accelerate the Group’s Transformation

Neopost Governance Evolves to Accelerate the Group’s Transformation
Geoffrey Godet and Denis Thiery Geoffrey Godet named Group Chief Executive Officer Denis Thiery is Chairman of the Board of Directors Paris, 19 January 2018 – The Board of Directors of Neopost, a global leader in digital communications, shipping and mail solutions, decided at its meeting on...
January 19th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Ince & Co Chairman relocates to Piraeus to head Greek office

Ince & Co Chairman relocates to Piraeus to head Greek office
Paul Herring International law firm Ince & Co has announced today that Paul Herring, firm Chairman and Global Board Member, has been appointed as Head of its Greek office with immediate effect. Paul is widely regarded as one of the world’s pre-eminent shipping lawyers and has considerable experience...
January 18th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 17, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 17, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Long-dated euro area government bonds were modestly firmer in European trade on Wednesday after newswires conveyed that the ECB is...
January 17th, 2018 | Banking, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

OCIMF appoint Rob Drysdale from International Marine Transportation Limited as new Director

OCIMF appoint Rob Drysdale from International Marine Transportation Limited as new Director
Rob Drysdale 17 January 2018 – (LONDON) The Oil Companies International Marine Forum (OCIMF) are pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Drysdale as the new OCIMF Director. The handover will take place at ExCom 81 in June when BP’s Captain Andrew Cassels, who has served as Director for three years,...
January 17th, 2018 | Associations, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley’s Inland Transportation team reorganizes, names new leaders

Crowley’s Inland Transportation team reorganizes, names new leaders
l to r: Shiju Zacharia, Kara Bryant and Greg Durr (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 16, 2018) ­– Crowley Logistics announced today the reorganization of its inland transportation group to further enhance its service to customers, build a foundation for growth and create greater strategic focus for four key...
January 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 16, 2018)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 16, 2018)
Dr. Platon , Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A., HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The USD showed signs of stabilization in European trade on Tuesday while US Treasuries and euro area bonds were little changed with...
January 16th, 2018 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Aldermore appoints head of specialist vehicle valuation

Aldermore appoints head of specialist vehicle valuation
Tim Bearder Aldermore, the specialist bank, has announced the appointment of Tim Bearder as Head of Specialist Vehicle Valuations, a key role within the Bank’s Business Finance division. The new role, will see Tim be responsible for vehicle valuations in the newly created Specialist Car team at Aldermore. Tim,...
January 16th, 2018 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley Liner Services teams announce new organization

Crowley Liner Services teams announce new organization
… (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Jan. 11, 2018) ­– To improve operational efficiency and service within its international shipping and logistics businesses, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s liner services teams announced several organizational changes today impacting the Caribbean and Central America markets. Sal...
January 11th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Blue MBA participant Peggy Høegh Grays looks to An Ocean of Opportunities

Blue MBA participant Peggy Høegh Grays looks to An Ocean of Opportunities
Peggy Høegh Grays Peggy Høegh Grays knew at the age of just 12 that she wanted to spend her life in the maritime industry. Her step-father, Henrik Kjaersulf, was a chief steward with the Danish shipowner Rederiet Dannebrog/Nordana Line and had the opportunity to bring Peggy’s mother, Pia, and Peggy...
January 10th, 2018 | Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More