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BIFA expands training team with another key appointment

BIFA expands training team with another key appointment
Claire Capaccioli The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expanded its training team with the appointment of Claire Capaccioli as Trainer – Freight and Customs Procedures.  For some time the trade association for freight forwarding companies has anticipated a significant increase...
September 17th, 2018 | Associations, Company Profiles, Education and Training, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

New management structure at IBIA

New management structure at IBIA
Justin Murphy The International Bunker Industry Association is restructuring to provide a greater diversity of expertise within the secretariat to match IBIA’s ambitions and goals. The changes will take effect when Justin Murphy, the current CEO, leaves his post at IBIA on September 15 to take up a...
September 12th, 2018 | Associations, Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

HRAS welcomes new research intern Alejandro Woodroffe Guzman

HRAS welcomes new research intern Alejandro Woodroffe Guzman
HRAS welcomes new research intern Alejandro Woodroffe Guzman Press Release Immediate Friday 8 September 2018 Human Rights at Sea welcomes a new intern, Alejandro Guzman Woodroffe to conduct remote research on the Charity’s pillar Business and Human Rights.   Alejandro  is a qualified Venezuelan...
September 7th, 2018 | Charity, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Kimmo Naski elected as the new Chairman of the Baltic Ports Organization

Kimmo Naski elected as the new Chairman of the Baltic Ports Organization
Dr Kimmo Naski, the CEO of the Port of HaminaKotka, Dr Kimmo Naski, the CEO of the Port of HaminaKotka, has been elected as the new Chairman of the Baltic Ports Organization (BPO). The vote took place during the annual event organized by the BPO, the Baltic Ports Conference, held on 6 – 7 September...
September 7th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Person Profiles | Read More

ABS: New Director for GSSC

ABS: New Director for GSSC
When the ABS Operating Model launched last spring, Dr. Elias Kariambas was recruited from his duties with the Global Ship Systems Center (GSSC) to join the newly formed Business Development team.  Elias was a successful first director, having supported the GSSC from its inception in June 2017 through...
August 31st, 2018 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, News, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Foreship appoints Head of Project Management Services to meet shipowner demand

Foreship appoints Head of Project Management Services to meet shipowner demand
Viktor Gingsjo has been appointed Foreship Head of Project Management Services Foreship has appointed Viktor Gingsjo as Head of Project Management Services – a newly-created post that reflects a significant rise in demand for this aspect of the leading naval architect and engineering company’s services. The...
August 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden

New hands at the helm for GAC Sweden
Johan Ehn The GAC Group has appointed industry veteran and current Chair of the Swedish Shipbrokers Association, Johan Ehn, as Managing Director of its operation in Sweden. Ehn started his career in shipping in 1989 when he joined Swedish Maritime AB, and subsequently gained logistics expertise as a...
August 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies | Read More

Dupre Marine Transportation launches Helm CONNECT Personnel

Dupre Marine Transportation launches Helm CONNECT Personnel
Rachel Aylard, Product Manager for Helm CONNECT Personnel, signs with the Dupre Marine Transportation​ team Houma, Louisiana-based towing operator becomes first company to roll out new Helm Operations software for crew management. Houma, LA – Leading marine software company Helm Operations...
August 23rd, 2018 | Accountancy, Chartering, Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Shipmanagement | Read More

DWF launches Asia corporate insurance practice with partner appointment

DWF launches Asia corporate insurance practice with partner appointment
Jonathan Goacher DWF has appointed corporate and regulatory partner Jonathan Goacher to its Singapore office as the business looks to strengthen its transactional practice in the Asia Pacific region. He joins from Kennedys, where he led the firm’s regional corporate insurance practice, prior to...
August 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Management news from the American Club

Management news from the American Club
MANAGEMENT NEWS After more than sixteen years’ service to the American Club, most recently as Senior Vice President of Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc. (SCB), in which capacity he occupied the roles of Global Claims Director and General Counsel, George Tsimis has recently resigned from the management...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

David F. Doorley named CFO of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.

David F. Doorley named CFO of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.
David F. Doorley (WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ) August 22, 2018 –  SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. (“SeaCube”), is pleased to announce the promotion of David F. Doorley to the position of Chief Financial Officer. This promotion was announced by Robert Sappio, CEO, SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. Prior...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Containers, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

New North American Office for North

New North American Office for North
Ian Duthie August 22, 2018 – North P&I Club has today announced the opening of a new office in New York, USA, to represent our interests across North America.   The new office will be headed by Ian Duthie, who joins the Club from brokers, Marsh. The office will work closely with the existing...
August 22nd, 2018 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Niels Juncker: a leader in marine cleaning sector backs the Blue MBA

Niels Juncker: a leader in marine cleaning sector backs the Blue MBA
Niels Juncker Searching for possibilities in a $1bn-plus market, supporting the growing focus on safe chemicals and clean environment, and helping the shipping industry in its fight for survival; taking the latest chem-tech and quality equipment to a business area which values its traditions yet is open...
August 21st, 2018 | Environment, Health and Safety, Insight, Maritime Education and Training, News, Oceanology, Person Profiles, Pollution, Safety and Security | Read More

Nomination for IUMI President

Nomination for IUMI President
Richard Turner The presidency of IUMI – the International Union of Marine Insurance – is for a four-year term. The present incumbent, Dieter Berg, ends his full term at this year’s IUMI annual conference in Cape Town and will formally hand over the position to his successor on Wednesday 19...
August 15th, 2018 | Associations, Marine Insurance, News, Person Profiles | Read More

North P&I Club adds strength and depth to the Greek office team

North P&I Club adds strength and depth to the Greek office team
Paul Jennings August 13, 2018 – Leading global marine insurer North P&I Club has further strengthened its Greece based team with a number of new appointments and internal promotions, demonstrating North’s continuing commitment to providing the highest standards of service to its local...
August 13th, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Insurance, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship

Alexey Khaydukov elected President of PAO Novoship
Alexey Khaydukov President Novoship The Board of Directors of PAO Novoship has elected Alexey Khaydukov as the company’s new President. Igor Tonkovidov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PAO Novoship, introduced the new President to the company’s management team on 8 August, in Novorossiysk. Novoship’s...
August 9th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

HudsonAnalytix expands Cyber capabilities

HudsonAnalytix expands Cyber capabilities
Chronis Kapalidis Camden, New Jersey, United States, August 8, 2018 // HudsonAnalytix, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of Chronis Kapalidis to the HudsonAnalytix team. Based in London, Chronis will focus on the enhancement and expansion of HudsonAnalytix’s strategic partnerships in Europe. An...
August 8th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

Treasury veteran Mark Sobel becomes OMFIF US chairman

Treasury veteran Mark Sobel becomes OMFIF US chairman
2 August 2018: OMFIF, the international think tank for central banking and public finance, is strengthening its US operations by appointing as US Chairman Mark Sobel, a veteran US Treasury official at the forefront of international financial diplomacy for two decades. Sobel, who represented the US on...
August 2nd, 2018 | Associations, Person Profiles | Read More

Diana announces appointment of directors and executive officers

Diana announces appointment of directors and executive officers
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICERS ATHENS, GREECE, August 1, 2018 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, effective August 1, 2018, the Company...
August 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Stock Markets | Read More

Campbell Johnston Clark strengthens its Admiralty and Casualty teams in London and Singapore

Campbell Johnston Clark strengthens its Admiralty and Casualty teams in London and Singapore
Paul Apostolis, partner CJC Specialised international shipping law firm Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) has announced new senior appointments to the Admiralty and Casualty teams in its London and Singapore offices.  Paul Apostolis is joining CJC’s Singapore office from HFW Singapore while Andrew Gray...
August 1st, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

AMERICAN P & I Club manager prepares for further growth with a series of new appointments

AMERICAN P & I Club manager prepares for further growth with a series of new appointments
Dorothea Ioannou, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) Four ‘C Level’ positions filled by experienced Club employees to strengthen service capabilities for a growing membership and to help embrace future challenges  New York, July 30, 2018:  Shipowners Claims Bureau, Inc. (SCB), the Manager of the American...
July 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, News, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Ince & Co Global Head of Yachts relocates to Monaco

Ince & Co Global Head of Yachts relocates to Monaco
International law firm Ince & Co has announced today that Andrew Charlier, Global Head of Yachts and Superyachts has relocated to its Monaco office with immediate effect. Andrew’s relocation is part of the continued expansion and growth of Ince & Co’s yacht practice. The firm opened its Monaco...
July 30th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles, Yachting | Read More

FUGRO’s David Millar to serve on IHO-IOC GEBCO Guiding Committee

FUGRO’s David Millar to serve on IHO-IOC GEBCO Guiding Committee
David Millar David Millar, Fugro’s government accounts director for the Americas region, has been appointed by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO) to serve on the Guiding Committee of the General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) Project. GEBCO is a non-profit organisation operating...
July 27th, 2018 | Associations, Charity, Person Profiles | Read More

Kingsbridge Group announces senior promotions

Kingsbridge Group announces senior promotions
Left to right Liam Green James Ledingham Thomas Wynne 23 July 2018 –  Kingsbridge Group (“Kingsbridge”), the UK’s leading provider of specialist insurance services to contractors, freelancers and the recruitment industry, has announced a number of senior promotions within its Kingsbridge...
July 23rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Appointments boost Fracino’s customer service team

Appointments boost Fracino’s customer service team
Enhancing customer care: l to r Peter Atmore, Mandy Bains and Ronica Kaur. Multi-award winning manufacturer and exporter Fracino has furthered strengthened its sales team with a duo of new appointments.  Key accounts manager, Mandy Bains, and export administrator, Ronica Kaur, will focus on front-line...
July 20th, 2018 | Company Profiles, Food and Drink, HR, Person Profiles | Read More