Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity

Professor Angelos Delivorrias sails to eternity
Professor Angelos Delivorrias 1937-2018 The Benaki Museum’s Administrative Committee and Foundation staff express their deepest sorrow for the loss of the Academician and Professor Angelos Delivorrias, who for 45 years led the Foundation from the positions of Director and member of the Administrative...
April 24th, 2018 | Academia, News, Obituaries, Person Profiles | Read More

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth

GAC South Africa expands into Port Elizabeth
Eric Barnard, Managing Director, GAC Shipping S.A. Shipping services to meet increased business demands Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 24 April 2018 – GAC South Africa has opened its fifth branch, to provide a portfolio of shipping services for oil & gas projects and LPG shipments at Port Elizabeth...
April 24th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Energy, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Sunderland Marine’s Tom Rutter retires after 39 years

Sunderland Marine’s Tom Rutter retires after 39 years
om Rutter, Chief Executive Officer, Sunderland Marine April 16, 2018 – Following 39 years’ service with Sunderland Marine, Tom Rutter – Chief Executive Officer, will retire on 30 June 2018. Tom started his career with Sunderland Marine in 1979 in claims and then marine underwriting before moving...
April 16th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light

Angelos: Let There Be Light
Angelos: Let There Be Light An immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist addresses the decay of society and spiritual wealth Opens Saturday 28 April 2018 at The Hellenic Centre in London. A disgusting scent is arising to the atmosphere. It is the smell of a dying civilization. I suspect...
April 16th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

New recruitment drive part of further expansion for leading global emergency logistics supplier

New recruitment drive part of further expansion for leading global emergency logistics supplier
Brad Brennan New deputy managing director appointment for Evolution Time Critical, plus opportunities for operations and sales staff in Europe and North America Following a period of sustained business growth, emergency logistics expert Evolution Time Critical has appointed Graham Little as deputy managing...
April 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Flemming Pedersen – at the centre of Denmark’s Energy Metropolis – lauds the Blue MBA

Flemming Pedersen – at the centre of Denmark’s Energy Metropolis – lauds the Blue MBA
Flemming Aarhus Pedersen. Photo: MEDVIND/ Bent Sørensen Flemming Aarhus Pedersen, chief financial officer at the Port of Esbjerg, is looking forward to the next stages in the city’s ascent as Denmark’s energy capital. He is confident that his participation in the Executive MBA in Shipping &...
April 9th, 2018 | Academia, Energy, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LOC Group appoints Dr RV Ahilan Joint CEO

LOC Group appoints Dr RV Ahilan Joint CEO
Jerome Rutler Joint CEO, LOC Group, Leading marine and engineering firm promotes Group Director, LOC Renewables to joint CEO, to focus on developing new initiatives and growth opportunities LOC Group, the premier international marine and engineering consulting firm in the shipping and offshore energy...
April 5th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Environment, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Britannia Strengthens Underwriting Team

Britannia Strengthens Underwriting Team
Steve Myatt, retiring after 30 years service Britannia has bolstered its underwriting presence with 3 significant appointments as part of the Company’s growth strategy and to further enhance service delivery. The recruitment drive comes as the curtain falls on the prestigious 30-year underwriting career...
April 4th, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board

IMCA appoints Helix Well Ops executive to its board
Steve Sheppard Steve Sheppard joins IMCA Governing Board The international Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Stephen Sheppard to its Governing Board. Mr Sheppard is the Diving Manager at Helix Well Ops (U.K.) Ltd, which has been a strong supporter of IMCA...
April 4th, 2018 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)
Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam The 2018 ESPO Conference will take place in Rotterdam on 31 May and 1 June and will be hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. In order to give you a better insight into the port that is hosting the ESPO Conference, we interviewed Mr. Allard Castelein, CEO of...
April 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Furthering Education and Training a must for all looking for success!

Furthering Education and Training a must for all looking for success!
…Byron Vassiliades on centre stage – second row, seventh from the left We are pleased to share with our international readership some interesting news given our support to all those who continue to get  further education and training. This one comes from our supporter Antipollution and...
April 2nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Education and Training, Environment, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

New BD Director for Radio Holland Middle East

New BD Director for Radio Holland Middle East
NIkeel Idnani, BDD Radio Holland Middle East Radio Holland announced the appointment of Nikeel Idnani as the Business Development Director for the region Middle East, Indian subcontinent & Africa. Based in Dubai, he will report to the Regional Director. Nikeel holds an MBA and was a Chief Engineer....
March 31st, 2018 | Company Profiles, IT and Communications, Person Profiles | Read More

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame salutes the past while contributing to the present

Greek Shipping Hall of Fame salutes the past while contributing to the present
A view from the dinner Superstar singer Mario Frangoulis presents Hall of Fame’s donation to kids’ charity Hellenic Hope at major event [March 22, 2018] MANY of the past greats of the Greek shipping industry were saluted at the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2018, attended...
March 23rd, 2018 | Charity, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

Songs of Love concert at the Grosvenor Chapel

Songs of Love concert at the Grosvenor Chapel
l to r: Dimitris Kraniotis (Ark4Art), Dr.Evelyn Stefanaki, Kostas Georgiadis and Chrisanthy P. Lemos Chrisanthy P. Lemos, Dr. Evelyn Stefanaki,  Dimitris Kraniotis and the charitable foundation Chance for Life, organised a musical journey into the romantic melodies of the beginning of the previous century,...
March 18th, 2018 | Charity, Events, Music, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Stephen Hawking tribute

Stephen Hawking tribute
Stephen Hawking March Newsletter: Tribute to Stephen Hawking. Russell Group Universities Part 2. It has been a very sad week. On Wednesday, 14th of March at his home in Cambridge, Stephen Hawking, a world famous theoretical physicist, peacefully passed away. He was 76. Stephen Hawking was an inspiration...
March 17th, 2018 | Academia, Obituaries, Person Profiles | Read More

Hill Dickinson wins Maritime Professional Services Award

Hill Dickinson wins Maritime Professional Services Award
Colin Lavelle and Rachel Hoyland collecting the Maritime Professional Services Award International commercial law firm Hill Dickinson has won the Maritime Professional Services Award at the 2018 Mersey Maritime Industry Awards. The awards dinner was hosted by BBC Breakfast presenter Louise Minchin on...
March 16th, 2018 | Awards, Company Profiles, Events, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”

Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, gives exclusive interview at “It’s ALL about Shipping”
l to r: Natasa Pilidou, Gina Panayiotou and  Constandinos Papaminas, at the studio of Cut-Radio Following her recent appointment as first Deputy Minister of Shipping, Mrs. Natasa Pilidou, was hosted in an exclusive interview, on the radio show “It’s ALL about Shipping!,”* on Wednesday, 14th of...
March 15th, 2018 | Communication, Interviews, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Press and Media | Read More

North P&I Club appoints Simon Main as Technical Director to support growth

North P&I Club appoints Simon Main as Technical Director to support growth
Simon Main Technical Director (Underwriting), North P&I Club March 13, 2018 – North P&I Club has appointed Simon Main as Technical Director (Underwriting), as part of the company’s strategy for the development of the North P&I and Sunderland Marine (SMI) businesses. His appointment...
March 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

New Dry Bulk Indexing Tool launched by Danish Consultancy Firm

New Dry Bulk Indexing Tool launched by Danish Consultancy Firm
Søren Roschmann A new Dry Bulk Index in the segments Handysize, Supramax and Panamax has seen the light of day. Assessing the income potential of dry bulk vessels will be easier in the future. Vesselindex.com has been developed by the maritime advisory company Liengaard & Roschmann. The company...
March 12th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Keynote: Frank Coles, Transas CEO at the Transas Global Conference, Vancouver

Keynote: Frank Coles, Transas CEO at the Transas Global Conference, Vancouver
Frank Coles Enterprise Change Vancouver – 08 March 2018: You know if Elon Musk was to attend a plenary session of the IMO, he could be forgiven if he thought he was watching a reenactment of the Charles Dickens book Hard Times, with Mr. Gradgrind the Headmaster. What a sad reflection of our industry....
March 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insight, Person Profiles | Read More

New general manager, offshore & marine at Harris PYE

New general manager, offshore & marine at Harris PYE
Richard Price Richard Price has been appointed General Manager for Offshore & Marine within the Power Services Division of Harris Pye, a Joulon company.  A Chartered Engineer and Chartered Marine Engineer with the IMarEST, Richard Price gained a Master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Southampton...
March 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, IMarEST, Person Profiles | Read More

New Vice President for GAC Americas Region

New Vice President for GAC Americas Region
Bob Bandos Houston, 1 March 2018 – Bob Bandos has been appointed GAC’s Group Vice President – Americas, following the retirement of Lars Heisselberg who held the position since 2009. In addition to his new role, Bob maintains responsibilities as Managing Director of GAC North America – Shipping,...
March 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Survitec appoints Mark Baines to global cruise role

Survitec appoints Mark Baines to global cruise role
Mark Baines. Safety solutions provider Survitec has appointed Mark Baines as Global Vice President, Cruise, as a clear indication of Survitec’s commitment to cruise clients globally. Based in Survitec’s Miami office, he will build a dedicated sales and operations team focused solely on partnering...
March 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Cruise Industry, HR, Person Profiles, Tourism | Read More

Natasa Pilides appointed Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping

Natasa Pilides appointed Cyprus Deputy Minister of Shipping
Natasa Pilides CYPRUS, February 27, 2018: The President of the Republic of Cyprus has officially announced the new Ministers of the Government, and has appointed Ms. Natasa Pilides as the Deputy Minister of Shipping. Ms. Pilides is the current Director General of the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency...
February 27th, 2018 | News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Politics and Government | Read More

IMCA’S Mark Ford joins IACS advisory committee

IMCA’S Mark Ford joins IACS advisory committee
Mark Ford IMCA’s Technical Manager to support International Association of Classification Societies’ Quality System Certification Scheme The International Marine Contractor’s (IMCA) Technical Manager, Mark Ford, has been unanimously endorsed by the International Association of Classification...
February 27th, 2018 | Associations, IACS, Person Profiles | Read More