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American Club: Board news

American Club: Board news
Joseph E.M. Hughes, Chairman and CEO, Shipowners Claims Bureau, Managers for The American Club JUNE 21, 2019   CIRCULAR NO. 21/19   TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION   Dear Member:   BOARD NEWS   At the one hundred and second Annual Meeting of the Members which took place in New York yesterday, all...
June 21st, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development

LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development
Humera Ahmed LISCR appoints Humera Ahmed as VP of Legal and Business Development F Humera Ahmed has been appointed Vice-President of Legal and Business Development of the Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR), the US-based manager of the Liberian Registry. Mrs Ahmed brings to...
June 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Flags, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team

Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team
Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. Announces New Management Team June 11, 2019 – Navig8 Chemical Tankers Inc. (the “Company”) (N-OTC: CHEMS), an international shipping company focused on the transportation of chemicals, today announced that it has appointed Jens Gronning as CEO and Torben Bager as CFO....
June 11th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Leading P&I professional recruited to Shipowners Claim Bureau (UK) Ltd., to augment service capabilities of Eagle Ocean Marine

Leading P&I professional recruited to Shipowners Claim Bureau (UK) Ltd., to augment service capabilities of Eagle Ocean Marine
Richard Linacre Leading P&I professional recruited to Shipowners Claim Bureau (UK) Ltd., to augment service capabilities of Eagle Ocean Marine Richard Linacre, a well-known figure in the fixed premium P&I and related sectors, joins London team to undertake important market liaison role NEW YORK,...
June 10th, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

American Club circular no. 17/19 – Management News

American Club circular no. 17/19 – Management News
Dan Tadros AMERICAN P&I CLUB MANAGERS APPOINT PROMINENT MARITIME LAWYER FROM PRIVATE PRACTICE AS NEW CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER IN NEW YORK. Dan Tadros, admiralty partner and practice area coordinator at Chaffe McCall, LLP of New Orleans, to join Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc. on July 1, 2019. NEW YORK,...
June 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine

Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine
Nick Mahoney Scrubber manufacturer PGT appoints new head of marine Emission Control Technology Provider Pacific Green Builds Out Senior Management Team Appointing Nick Mahoney as head of its new Marine Trading Division Pacific Green Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: PGTK), developer of the ENVI-Marine™ and...
June 4th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Pollution, Technical, Technology | Read More

Adams to step down as ABTO Chief

Adams to step down as ABTO Chief
Ian Adams Adams to step down as ABTO Chief Maritime AMC Managing Director Ian Adams is to step down as Chief Executive of the Association of Bulk Terminal Operators, handing over the reins to ABTO’s current events director, Simon Gutteridge. Mr. Adams, who has been the driving force behind the Association...
June 3rd, 2019 | Associations, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Chief Executive

UK Hydrographic Office appoints Chief Executive
Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE UK Hydrographic Office appoints Chief Executive TAUNTON, 31 MAY 2019 – The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Rear Admiral Tim Lowe CBE as its new Chief Executive and Accounting Officer.  Tim joined the UKHO as National Hydrographer...
May 31st, 2019 | Associations, News, Person Profiles | Read More

AAL Boosts its European Commercial Operations with appointment of Marc-Oliver Brockmann

AAL Boosts its European Commercial Operations with appointment of Marc-Oliver Brockmann
– Marc-Oliver Brockmann, European Commercial Manager, AAL AAL Boosts ts European Commercial Operations with appointment of Marc-Oliver Brockmann Highly regarded Brockmann to spearhead its European Business Development Drive May 31, 2019 – Following a string of new agency appointments and office...
May 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Cox to receive 2019 Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award

Cox to receive 2019 Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award
Jeremy Cox Cox to receive 2019 Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award Hamilton, Bermuda, May 30, 2019: Jeremy Cox, Executive Chair of the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), will receive the fourth Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award at next month’s Bermuda Captive Conference, June 10-12. Cox, a...
May 30th, 2019 | Awards, Insurance and Reinsurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Outstanding successes emerge from latest Association of Average Adjusters exams

Outstanding successes emerge from latest Association of Average Adjusters exams
Willum Richards (2017-2019 chairman of the Association of Average Adjusters, second from left) congratulates newly qualified Fellows Peter Fei, Joseph Shead, George Margaritopoulos and William Lai. To the right of Mr Richards is Ryoko Shimura, newly qualified as Senior Associate. Outstanding successes...
May 30th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Marine Insurance, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana fixes Panamax “Leto” on period to to Uniper

Diana fixes Panamax “Leto” on period to to Uniper
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER  CONTRACT FOR M/V LETO WITH UNIPER ATHENS, GREECE, May 30, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownershilp of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary,...
May 30th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Photography | Read More

IUMI appoints new Asia Ambassador

IUMI appoints new Asia Ambassador
Agnes Choi IUMI appoints new Asia Ambassador The International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) hosted the second IUMI Asia Forum in Shanghai on 22-23 May and appointed a new additional Asia Ambassador to enhance its position in the region. Agnes Choi, Chair of Promotion and External Relations for the...
May 30th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

BIFA shuffles board – new national chair and vice chair elected and new director appointed

BIFA shuffles board – new national chair and vice chair elected and new director appointed
Rachel Morley and John Stubbings BIFA shuffles board – new national chair and vice chair elected and new director appointed John Stubbings has succeeded Mark Bromley as the elected National Chair of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period. Bromley becomes...
May 28th, 2019 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah

Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah
Richard Cornah, Willum Richards hands over chairmanship of the Association of Average Adjusters on its 150th anniversary to Richard Cornah The Association of Average Adjusters, set for a memorable 150th anniversary after launching the celebrations at its annual general meeting on May 9, 2019, has chosen...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020

Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020
Mark Prendergast Mark Prendergast to retire from Harris PYE engineering group in May 2020 Mark Prendergast, Chief Executive Officer of Harris Pye Engineering Group, a Joulon company has announced that he is to retire on 30 May 2020. The Harris Pye Engineering Group, global specialists in the provision...
May 23rd, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Company Profiles, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Gas, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shiprepair, Supply ships, Technical | Read More

I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment

I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment
Dr. Markus Hoffmann I-Tech expands team with Technical Director appointment I-Tech AB, the bio-technology company responsible for the unique marine anti-fouling active agent Selektope®, has appointed Dr. Markus Hoffmann to the role of Technical Director. In the newly-created senior position, Dr. Hoffmann...
May 22nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technology | Read More

OrderWise Director announced as Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist

OrderWise Director announced as Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist
David Hallam OrderWise Director Announced as Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist OrderWise’s David Hallam is among the finalists for EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2019. EY Entrepreneur of the Year has been recognising and celebrating the work of entrepreneurs who make a positive impact on their society...
May 21st, 2019 | Awards, Company Profiles, Person Profiles | Read More

Denis Petropoulos appointed new Baltic Exchange Chairman

Denis Petropoulos appointed new Baltic Exchange Chairman
Dennis Petropoulos Denis Petropoulos appointed new Baltic Exchange Chairman Denis Petropoulos has been elected Chairman of the Baltic Exchange Council with effect from 1 June 2019. He replaces Duncan Dunn who has held the position since January 2018. Denis Petropoulos was a founding partner of Braemar...
May 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Story of the Day, Tankers | Read More

AFL Insurance Brokers Appoints New UK CEO

AFL Insurance Brokers Appoints New UK CEO
Jonathan Bines AFL Insurance Brokers Appoints New UK CEO London, 9 May, 2019: Independent Lloyd’s broker AFL Insurance Brokers Ltd (AFL) is delighted to today announce the appointment of Jonathan Bines as CEO of AFL UK, as the business gears up for further international expansion in North America,...
May 9th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Person Profiles | Read More

EFIP members meet in Aalborg (DK): Election of a new President and discussion on Inland Ports within Europe’s Green Growth and Climate Policy

EFIP members meet in Aalborg (DK): Election of a new President and discussion on Inland Ports within Europe’s Green Growth and Climate Policy
Mr. Friedrich Lehr, new EFIP President, and Mr. Roland Hörner, former EFIP President EFIP members meet in Aalborg (DK): Election of a new President and discussion on Inland Ports within Europe’s Green Growth and Climate Policy 07 May 2019 – On 3 May 2019, EFIP members gathered in Aalborg (Denmark)...
May 7th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Person Profiles | Read More

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate

Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate
Margareth Mosquera Arias B. & Associates is pleased to announce that Margareth J. Mosquera T. has joined the firm as Senior Associate We are pleased to announce to our esteemed clients and friends the addition of Ms. Margareth Mosquera as the new Head of our Maritime Litigation Department. Our aim...
May 6th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific

OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific
Patricia Haas Cleveland OMFIF extends operations in US and Asia Pacific Patricia Haas Cleveland, a New York banker with wide public and private sector experience, has become president of OMFIF’s operations for North America as part of the organisation’s expansion in the US and Canada. She...
May 6th, 2019 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders

Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders
Marseille Marseille Fos names executive and supervisory board leaders  Former port of Le Havre managing director Hervé Martel has started work as interim managing director of the Marseille Fos port authority following his nomination by the French transport minister.  His appointment is now due to...
May 3rd, 2019 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance

Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance
John Simpson Shipping Litigation and Arbitration expert John Simpson joins Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance  Law firm Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance has strengthened its marine and international trade practice with the appointment of John Simpson as partner. Simpson joins the firm from...
May 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More