Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 26, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 26, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The EUR remained under pressure in European trade on Thursday and German government bonds retained a firm tone amid heightened expectations...
November 26th, 2015 | Arctic Shipping, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics | Read More

Ardmore Shipping expands global reach with new Singapore office

Ardmore Shipping expands global reach with new Singapore office
Celio Wakamatsu Ardmore Shipping opens new commercial office in Singapore,  with Celio Wakamatsu hired as Chartering Manager  SINGAPORE – NOVEMBER 25, 2015– Ardmore Shipping Corporation has opened a new office in Singapore, with Celio Wakamatsu joining the Ardmore team as Chartering Manager...
November 25th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

US Q3 GDP growth revised higher to 2.1% on stronger inventory accumulation

US Q3 GDP growth revised higher to 2.1% on stronger inventory accumulation
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (25 November 2015) US Q3 GDP growth revised higher to 2.1% on stronger inventory accumulation According to the second estimate of the US Bureau of...
November 25th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BIFA’s Steve Parker is the new President of CLECAT

BIFA’s Steve Parker is the new President of CLECAT
  Steve Parker The British International Freight Association (BIFA) – www.bifa.org –  welcomes the appointment of BIFA Board Member Steve Parker as President  of CLECAT, the Brussels-based European Association for forwarding,  transport, logistics and customs services. CLECAT’s...
November 24th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More

Nippon Foundation’s Sasakawa receives International Maritime Prize

Nippon Foundation’s Sasakawa receives International Maritime Prize
Mr. Sekimizu highlighted Mr. Sasakawa’s long-standing dedication to maritime education and training through the initiatives of the Nippon Foundation and its unstinting support to the World Maritime University (WMU), based in Malmö, Sweden and the IMO International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI) in...
November 24th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Awards, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Events, HR, IMO, Maritime Education and Training, Organisations, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (24 November, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (24 November, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Amid persisting expectations for further ECB monetary policy stimulus at the next policy meeting on December 3rd, the EUR remained under...
November 24th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Jeanius success again!

Jeanius success again!
Jean Gowin Female Entrepreneur Award Jean Gowin honoured to be awarded Female Entrepreneur at Milton Keynes Women Leaders Awards Jean Gowin, Managing Director of Jeanius Consulting, has been awarded Female Entrepreneur at the Milton Keynes Women Leaders Awards 2015. Held on Friday 20th November at the...
November 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Awards, Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 23, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 23, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In a speech in Frankfurt on Friday, ECB President Mario Draghi confirmed that the Central Bank will reassess the balance of risks at its...
November 23rd, 2015 | HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 20, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 20, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The minutes from the ECB’s 22 October policy meeting, which were released yesterday, did little to change market expectations for further...
November 20th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

FB Chain appoints sales manager to support business expansion

FB Chain appoints sales manager to support business expansion
Darran Green Following five years of continued growth FB Chain has engaged Darran Green as its first sales manager. In this newly created role Darran will work to unite and improve the effectiveness of FB Chain’s various sales teams, reporting directly to the managing director, Peter Church. In particular...
November 19th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 19, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, November 19, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The minutes from the FOMC’s 29 October policy meeting supported the view that, barring an unanticipated shock that would adversely affect...
November 19th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Liberian Registry appoints new general manager for London

Liberian Registry appoints new general manager for London
The Liberian International Ship & Corporate Registry (LISCR), the US-based manager of the Liberian Registry, has appointed Kostas Ladas as general manager of its London office. Kostas Ladas joins LISCR from London-based ship and insurance broker and agent Victoria Steamship Co Ltd, where he was...
November 18th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Flags, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

MacGregor creates new Advanced Offshore Solutions division

MacGregor creates new Advanced Offshore Solutions division
MacGregor creates new Advanced Offshore Solutions division and appoints Høye G. Høyesen as leader  CARGOTEC CORPORATION,  18 NOVEMBER 2015 AT 12.45 PM EET MacGregor, part of Cargotec, creates a new division ‘Advanced Offshore Solutions’ by merging its two Norway-based divisions and combining...
November 18th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 18, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, November 18, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In view of diverging ECB and Fed monetary policy outlooks, German Bunds continued to outperform US Treasuries with the corresponding 10-yr...
November 18th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GAC’s manager named CILT’s Young Manager of the Year

Sri Lanka,  18 November 2015 – The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (CILT) has named GAC Sri Lanka Managing Director, Mahesh Kurukulasuriya its Young Manager of the Year. He was presented with the award by the institute’s Patron, HRH The Princess Royal at a ceremony attended by...
November 18th, 2015 | Awards, Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Greece: Agreement reached overnight…

Greece: Agreement reached overnight…
Greece Macro Monitor (17, November 2015) Agreement reached overnight on key prior actions for releasing next ESM loan installment Positive news on the domestic front overnight as the government reached agreement with the representatives of the institutions (EC/ECB/ESM/IMF) on a number of prior actions...
November 17th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

North P&I Club appoints Job de Groot of Van Oord as new vice chairman

North P&I Club appoints Job de Groot of Van Oord as new vice chairman
Job de Groot The 175 million GT, ‘A’ rated North P&I Club has appointed Job de Groot of Van Oord as its new vice chairman. He succeeds Lars Christensen of Norden, who stood down from the role as well as from the club’s board at the directors’ meeting on 5 November 2015. North chairman Pratap...
November 17th, 2015 | Company Profiles, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles | Read More

Blue MBA attracts a record 47 executive participants…

Blue MBA attracts a record 47 executive participants…
The Class of 2015-2017 Executive MBA in Shipping & Logistics (the Blue MBA) at Copenhagen Business School Blue MBA attracts a record 47 executive participants from maritime, logistics and energy sectors for its Class of 2015-17 A record 47 executives are enrolled in the Class of 2015-2017 Executive...
November 17th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 17, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, November 17, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Wall Street rebounded overnight after three consecutive negative sessions, on speculation for a limited economic impact from Friday’s terrorist...
November 17th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Glander International Bunkering, India gains a new Bunker and Lubricant Trader, Ankita Batra

Glander International Bunkering, India gains a new Bunker and Lubricant Trader, Ankita Batra
Ankita Batra Glander International Bunkering, a leading, global marine fuel, lubricant trading and brokering company hires Ankita Batra as Bunker and Lubricant Trader for the India office. Ankita Batra joins Glander International Bunkering with a post graduate in the domain of Energy Trading  from ...
November 17th, 2015 | Bunkering, HR, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 16, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, November 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets kicked off the week on a weaker note pressured by increased market uncertainty following Friday’s terrorist...
November 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 13, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, November 13, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Addressing the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee yesterday, ECB President Mari Draghi stated that downside...
November 13th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Crowley Veteran Craig Tornga Appointed VP of Stakeholder Relations in Alaska

Crowley Veteran Craig Tornga Appointed VP of Stakeholder Relations in Alaska
Craig Tornga (ANCHORAGE, Alaska.; Nov. 12, 2015) ­– Crowley Maritime Corporation announced today that company veteran Craig Tornga has assumed the role of vice president of stakeholder relations for Alaska, and will coordinate with all of Crowley’s Alaska business units to leverage relevant...
November 12th, 2015 | Associations, Bunkering, Communication, Company Profiles, Energy, Environment, HR, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MAJ director general elected vice chairman of the BoG at WMU

MAJ director general elected vice chairman of the BoG at WMU
MAJ DG Rear Admiral Peter Brady MARITIME AUTHORITY OF JAMAICA’S DIRECTOR GENERAL ELECTED VICE CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS, WORLD MARITIME UNIVERSITY Maritime Authority of Jamaica’s (MAJ) Director General Rear Admiral Peter Brady has been elected as the Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors...
November 12th, 2015 | Academia, HR, Maritime Education and Training, Person Profiles | Read More

Bomin strengthens credit team with key appointment

Bomin strengthens credit team with key appointment
  Kieran Michael Brown Hamburg,  November 12, 2015 – The Bomin Group, a leading global physical supplier and trader of marine fuel oil, today announced the appointment of Kieran Michael Brown as a Credit Management specialist.  Kieran Michael Brown has a wealth of experience in the bunkering...
November 12th, 2015 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More