Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

PEMA broadens scope to tackle challenges facing ports

PEMA broadens scope to tackle challenges facing ports
A broader vision: De Michieli sets PEMA’s sights on accelerating change in the global ports sector. PEMA broadens scope to tackle challenges facing ports As membership of the Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) hits 120 companies, we caught up with Pietro De Michieli on the sidelines...
October 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice

Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice
Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice Glasgow, 17 October, 2019: Global law firm Clyde & Co has appointed Stefanie Johnston as a Glasgow-based Partner in its global marine and insurance teams. Stefanie joins as a partner from Keoghs where she helped establish its Scottish...
October 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North

Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North
l to r Emma Liddell, Mike Hustler, Sanchit Dutta, Phil Eccleston, Directors (Underwriting) and Sumito Dosaka, Senior Executive (Marketing) Underwriting Leadership Appointments for North 15 October 2019 – A number of appointments have been made in recent weeks to strengthen and clarify the provision...
October 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics

Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics
Edoardo Podestá Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics The long-standing Managing Director of the Asia Pacific region now heads Dachser’s global air and sea freight business. Kempten, October 10, 2019. Dachser appoints Edoardo Podestá as the Chief Operations Officer (COO)...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Crowley wins award for Leadership Development Program Supporting Employees

Crowley wins award for Leadership Development Program Supporting Employees
Jeannie Stewart Crowley wins award for Leadership Development Program Supporting Employees (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Oct. 14, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp.’s innovative Leadership Development Program has earned a 2019 Silver Human Capital Management Excellence Award from the Brandon Hall Group business...
October 14th, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office

Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office
Simpson Spence Young Strengthens Dry Bulk Team With New Dubai Office Simpson Spence Young (SSY), the world’s largest independent shipbroker, has today (7 October 2019) announced it will open a new office in Dubai in early November. Led by Manish Pamecha, the team will focus on dry bulk chartering. “Opening...
October 7th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Sales and Purchases | Read More

New President and Board of Governors for the Propeller Club

New President and Board of Governors for the Propeller Club
Costis Frangoulis New President and Board of Governors for the Propeller Club Costis Frangoulis takes over as President of the Propeller Club and sets goals for the club to continue its work with strength and vision, with the valuable assistance of the new Board of Directors. “I consider this position...
October 3rd, 2019 | Clubs, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Story of the Day | Read More

ECSA’s General Assembly: Claes Berglund and Philippos Philis as next President and Vice-President

ECSA’s General Assembly: Claes Berglund and Philippos Philis as next President and Vice-President At its meeting on 2 October that met in Athens, the General Assembly of ECSA decided on the organisation’s President and Vice-President. The President for the next 2 years is Claes Berglund....
October 2nd, 2019 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser

Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser
Jesper Kjaedegaard Jesper Kjaedegaard joins The Marcura Group as Senior Adviser The Board of The Marcura Group is pleased to announce that Jesper Kjaedegaard has joined the Group as Senior Adviser. A highly respected shipping personality, Jesper Kjaedegaard currently serves as Partner of Mercator International...
September 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore

Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore
Added strength to Britannia’s Singapore team Britannia P&I: Added Strength in Singapore Britannia P&I’s Managers, Tindall Riley, adds four new colleagues to their Singapore team. This expansion reinforces Britannia’s strategy of developing its regional hubs, bringing service closer...
September 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong
Nick Austin Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong In a move that reflects the firm’s continued commitment to the shipping industry, global law firm Reed Smith today announced that disputes lawyers Nick Austin and Peter Glover will...
September 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors

Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors
Dr. Kirsi Tikka Ardmore Shipping appoints Dr. Kirsi Tikka to Board of Directors Monday 23 September: Ardmore Shipping Corporation (NYSE: ASC) (“Ardmore” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Dr. Kirsi Tikka to the Company’s Board of Directors. Dr. Tikka has over 30 years of shipping...
September 23rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo

Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo
Sverre Vetterstad, Lars Brustad, William Tandberg Glander International Bunkering opens 8th office globally in Oslo The leading marine fuel and lubricant trading firm, Glander International Bunkering has started operations in Oslo, Norway. The Oslo office is the company’s 8th location and aims to expand...
September 23rd, 2019 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Further global appointments in P&I claims team for North

Further global appointments in P&I claims team for North
l to r: Andrew Taylor, Mike Salthouse, Matthew Moore, Iain Gilchrist, Gagan Dhillon Further Global Appointments in P&I Claims Team for North 20 September 2019 – Following the recent expansion of the senior leadership team, North P&I Club has made a further series of senior appointments...
September 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute

William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute
From left: William J. “Bill” Shea, CEO of Direct ChassisLink, Inc and J. Christopher Lytle,recently retired Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, CA William J. “Bill” Shea Awarded Annual Connie in Long Beach, CA by the Containerization & Intermodal Institute J. Christopher...
September 19th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece

West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece
Lucie Ryan, new Claims Handler at West of England’s Greek office West of England appoints a new claims handler in Greece The West of England P&I Club, a leading mutual marine insurer, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Claims Handler, Lucie Ryan. She will be based in the Club’s...
September 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA

PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA
Frank Marmol new Head of Segumar Miami PANAMA appoints a New Chief Technical Inspector & Executive Director for their   Segumar Miami, Florida Office, USA Frank H. Marmol a Naval Engineer with more than 30 years’ experience in classification societies, statutory certification and services...
September 18th, 2019 | Flags, Person Profiles | Read More

LR further strengthens Piraeus team

LR further strengthens Piraeus team
Theodosis Stamatellos LR further strengthens Piraeus team Lloyd’s Register has announced new appointments within its Business Development function in Piraeus, reflecting its ongoing commitment to service excellence. We are delighted to welcome Nikos Skaribas to Piraeus as Area New Buildings Business...
September 6th, 2019 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator

Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator
Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales Takes Office as Panama Canal Administrator Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales takes office as Panama Canal Administrator Panama City, Panama, September 5, 2019 – Ricaurte Vásquez Morales, Ph.D., an economist with more than 30 years’ experience in the public and private...
September 6th, 2019 | Canals, Company Profiles, Inland Waterways, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy

Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy
… Chauncey Naylor named director at Resolve Maritime Academy Fort Lauderdale, FL, September 2019, Resolve Maritime Academy, the learning arm of the Resolve Marine Group, welcomes Chauncey Naylor as the Academy’s new Director responsible for operational management, strategic course, and certification...
September 6th, 2019 | Academia, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS

Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS
Arun Sharma Indian Register of Shipping takes over Chairmanship of IACS London, 5th September 2019 – Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of the Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has been formally introduced as the new Chairman of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) to...
September 5th, 2019 | Classification Societies, IACS, News, Person Profiles | Read More

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant

LOC Group: Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant
Stephen Wood appointed Marine and Salvage Consultant LOC Group, a leading provider of services to the shipping industry, is pleased to announce Stephen Wood’s appointment to the role of marine and salvage consultant. Stephen will join LOC’s maritime team, where he will develop and strengthen the...
September 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire
Paul Dean HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire Global, sector-focused law firm HFW is boosting its market-leading shipping practice with the hire of Singapore partner Christopher Metcalf. Christopher is a dry shipping expert and is ranked by The Legal 500 and Chambers...
September 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner
Neil Bayer Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner Shipping law firm Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) is opening a Miami office after appointing well-known Florida-based litigator Neil Bayer as a partner. Bayer will head a team focusing on marine claims, with an emphasis...
August 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Hempel appoints new Group Director for Research & Development

Hempel appoints new Group Director for Research & Development
Nigel Shewring, newly appointed Group Director of Research & Development (R&D), Hempel Hempel appoints new Group Director for Research & Development  Worldwide coatings manufacturer Hempel announces the appointment of Nigel Shewring as its new Group Director of Research & Development...
August 16th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More