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New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change

New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change
Frank Coles, CEO, Wallem New start for Wallem as CEO sets out strategy for change Wallem has updated its corporate identity to mark the beginning of a profound shift in its service offering that will harness the latest technology to improve asset management transparency and efficiency in a program intended...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO

RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO
James Colquhoun, VP of Finance and CFO, RoomIt by CWT RoomIt by CWTÒ Appoints James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO Chicago, 16 April 2019: RoomIt by CWTÒ, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed James Colquhoun VP of Finance and CFO. “James’...
April 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd

American Club circular no.13/19 – Management News – Shipowners Claims Bureau (UK) Ltd
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club AMERICAN CLUB CIRCULAR NO. 13/19 – MANAGEMENT NEWS – SHIPOWNERS CLAIMS BUREAU (UK) LTD APRIL 15, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 13/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW promotes record number of new Shipping Partners, elects New Global Practice Head

HFW promotes record number of new Shipping Partners, elects New Global Practice Head
HFW Promotes Record Number Of New Shipping Partners, Elects New Global Practice Head Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has elected partner Paul Dean as the new head of its global shipping practice and a member of the firm’s global Management Board. HFW has also promoted four new shipping partners...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager

Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager
John Adams Davies Turner names new ocean freight manager Davies Turner, the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics services provider, has added John Adams to its Ocean Management Team as head of trade, Middle East, Indian Sub Continent, South Africa and emerging markets. Adams is...
April 15th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA appoints technical director

IMCA appoints technical director
Mark Ford IMCA APPOINTS TECHNICAL DIRECTOR  Mark Ford, Technical Manager of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), has been promoted to Technical Director of the global organisation. “Mark has been with IMCA for the last seven years and knows the Association perhaps better than...
April 4th, 2019 | Associations, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley senior leaders Roberts and Harrison changing roles

Crowley senior leaders Roberts and Harrison changing roles
Michael Roberts Crowley Senior Leaders Roberts and Harrison Changing Roles (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; April 2, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. announced today that Michael Roberts will be returning to Washington, D.C., to serve as the company’s senior vice president for government relations. Roberts...
April 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR)

Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR)
Sotiris Theofanis Port pro of the month: Sotirios Theofanis (GR) Our Port pro of the Month for April is Mr. Sotirios Theofanis, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of the Port of Thessaloniki. In this interview, Mr. Theofanis discusses the privatisation of the port, the future...
April 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care

Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care
LaSonya Hill Crowley Logistics Names Hill as Vice President, Customer Care (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; March 28, 2019) ­– Crowley Logistics has named LaSonya Hill, vice president, customer care, to further optimize the customer experience for those utilizing the company’s integrated supply chain solutions. Hill,...
March 28th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Markets, News, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: March 2019 – Edition 2

HFW Insurance Bulletin: March 2019 – Edition 2
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: March 2019 – Edition 2 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration; Market Developments; HFW publications and events. 1. Regulation and legislation EU: No-deal Brexit – Temporary Permissions...
March 27th, 2019 | Arbiitration, Company Profiles, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

American Club managers enhance global services team with new senior appointments

American Club managers enhance global services team with new senior appointments
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club Attorney Margaret Lee appointed as Lead Counsel, based in New York Joanna Koukouli appointed as Deputy Global Claims Director and Joint Managing Director of the Piraeus office Marivi Banou appointed as P&I...
March 26th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka

New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka
Ravi Edirisinghe, Director/Chief Executive Officer – GAC Sri Lanka New Director/Chief Executive Officer for GAC Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, 25 March 2019  – Business veteran Ravi Edirisinghe has been appointed Director/Chief Executive Officer of GAC Group of companies in Sri Lanka. He brings to...
March 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Quotall welcomes leading e-commerce expert Craig Harper-Ashton to the board

Quotall welcomes leading e-commerce expert Craig Harper-Ashton to the board
Craig Harper-Ashton London, 25 March, 2019: Insurance e-trading specialist Quotall is delighted to announce that leading e-commerce expert Craig Harper-Ashton joins the Quotall board as a Non-Executive Director, effective March 2019. An established leader in designing and implementing e-commerce strategies...
March 25th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Insurance and Reinsurance, Person Profiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

American Club – circular no. 09/19 – Management News

American Club – circular no. 09/19 – Management News
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club  MARCH 21, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 09/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION Dear Member:   MANAGEMENT NEWS Your Managers are pleased to announce several recent appointments which have been made to enhance...
March 21st, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos

From the awards ceremony  Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos Cargo Community System (CCS) provider MGI and the Marseille Fos port authority have won the Digital Transformation Awards logistics category in recognition of the new generation system Ci5.  The award, from French magazine Solutions...
March 19th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Former SKANReg leader to retire as new head plans for growth

Former SKANReg leader to retire as new head plans for growth
Nigel Smith Former SKANReg leader to retire as new head plans for growth Nigel Smith, inaugural International Registrar of the London-headquartered St Kitts & Nevis International Ship Registry (SKANReg), is retiring in May after 47 years in the shipping industry.   Mr Smith, 62, is a former seagoing...
March 13th, 2019 | Flags, News, Person Profiles | Read More

V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director

V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director
Steve Holland  V.Group strengthens board with appointment of Steve Holland as non-executive director  London, 13 March 2019: V.Group, the leading global marine support services provider, announced today that it has appointed Steve Holland as a non-executive director.  Steve brings a wealth of knowledge...
March 13th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer

V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Alison Henriksen V.Group appoints new Chief Financial Officer Alison Henriksen appointed chief financial officer and board member at V.Group London, 7 March 2019 – V.Group, the leading global marine support services provider, today announced the appointment of Alison Henriksen to the position...
March 7th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

AMO’s Paul Doell to receive Golden Compass Award

AMO’s Paul Doell to receive Golden Compass Award
Paul Doell March 6, 2019 – FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – Paul Doell, National President of the American Maritime Officers (AMO), has been selected as the recipient of Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award for 2019. The award is given each year to those who have achieved distinction in...
March 6th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Charity, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Person Profiles | Read More

Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore

Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore
Tim Protheroe as Regional Chief Executive, Marine & Offshore, North America Tim Protheroe to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore With 40 years of industry experience from deck officer to senior industry professional, the class executive’s appointment is the latest...
March 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Latest News from LISCR

Latest News from LISCR
The Liberian International Ship and Corporate Registry (LISCR) confirms that Scott Bergeron has departed from the organization. The Cohen family, in particular Adam Cohen and Elan Cohen, continue to lead the organization as Executive Chairmen. Furthermore, Alfonso Castillero has been elevated to the...
March 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment…

Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment…
Captain Nishant Kumar on an offshore project. Flying the flag for seafarer training and recruitment: Capt Nishant Kumar of Anglo-Eastern and the Blue MBA Class of 2019 Capt Nishant Kumar is an advocate of ‘balance’ in two key areas of the maritime sector. He urges a balanced approach to the onset...
February 26th, 2019 | Academia, Featured, Insight, Jobs, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

AllAboutShipping’s top 100 individuals for 2018

AllAboutShipping’s top 100 individuals for 2018
Simos P.  Palios The www.allaboutshipping.co.uk  top 100 Shipping and shipping related individuals for 2018 Following a special survey conducted by AllAboutShipping’s team we are pleased to offer you a comprehensive list including as much as possible  all of Shipping’ s professions… Running...
February 17th, 2019 | Awards, HR, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence

BDO / Moore Stephens merger strengthens shipping presence
Michael Simms The merger between leading accountants and advisers BDO LLP and Moore Stephens LLP in London was completed earlier this month. Clients of the merged firm, BDO, will have access to offices in over 160 countries with a presence in every major shipping location in the world. Michael Simms,...
February 11th, 2019 | Accountancy, Company Profiles, Mergers and Acquisitions, Person Profiles | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces additional support for 2019 Induction Dinner

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame announces additional support for 2019 Induction Dinner
..  February 11, 2019 – The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce additional support for its Induction Ceremony & Dinner on the evening of Monday 8 April 2019 at Megaron, The Athens Concert Hall.  Unique in the shipping world, the annual dinner event generates a high level...
February 11th, 2019 | Awards, Charity, Events, Person Profiles | Read More