Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 January 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (19 January 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  All eyes this week are on the ECB monetary policy meeting on Thursday. In an effort to address deflation risks and boost euro area economic...
January 19th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Stock Markets | Read More

Serbian Family Memories of World War I

Serbian Family Memories of World War I
Ana Milovanović. Serbian Family Memories of World War I By Ana Milovanović* IMAGINE four very small children in 1914 when their fathers volunteered to join the Serbian army to fight the Austro-Hungarian and German army which had invaded Serbia. It was an unequal battle because the invading regiments...
January 18th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Books, Communication, Events, HR, Military, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

London marine insurance stalwart Simon Stonehouse…

London marine insurance stalwart Simon Stonehouse…
Simon Stonehouse London marine insurance stalwart Simon Stonehouse takes up Singapore appointment at Asia Capital Re By James Brewer One of London’s top marine insurance personalities, Simon Stonehouse, has taken up his new appointment with Asia Capital Re, which since its launch in 2006 has built...
January 17th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles | Read More

Fire Safety on Passenger Ships…live

Fire Safety on Passenger Ships…live
You might recall that back in March 2014 we presented you an abstract from Mrs. Vassiliki Kalemi’s book “Fire safety on Passenger Ships”; today we present the live interview she gave to Mrs. Anna Nikolaidis of INPOINT Productions for their PROMOTE IT programme which was recently aired on SBC TV...
January 17th, 2015 | Associations, Books, Coastal Shipping, Communication, Cruise Industry, Dialogs and Debates, Events, Health and Safety, HR, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Technical, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

AVEVA opens new office in Saudi Arabia

AVEVA opens new office in Saudi Arabia
  Richard Longdon AVEVA demonstrates commitment to the Middle East by expanding presence in the Gulf region Al Khobar,  Saudi Arabia – 14 January 2015: AVEVA today announced the opening of its new office in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The new office strengthens its presence in the Middle...
January 14th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Construction, Energy, Person Profiles | Read More

Dr. Doumbia-Henry appointed new WMU President

Dr. Doumbia-Henry appointed new WMU President
  Dr. Doumbia-Henry January 14, 2015 – The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the World Maritime University (WMU) have announced the appointment of a new President to head the University.   Dr. Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, who has dual Dominican and Swiss nationality, is currently Director...
January 14th, 2015 | Academia, Associations, Education and Training, IMO, Maritime Education and Training, People and Places, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

E.R. Group realigns management

E.R. Group realigns management
Willem Dekker     Anke Hennings becomes CFO of E.R. Capital Holding Erik Kruse becomes CFO of E.R. Schiffahrt Helge Bartels becomes managing director, technology, of E.R. Schiffahrt Willem Dekker becomes managing director of E.R. Offshore Hamburg,  13 January 2015. A new course has been set...
January 13th, 2015 | Company Profiles, News, Person Profiles | Read More

INTTRA Appoints Paul Mullins as Global Head of Sales

INTTRA Appoints Paul Mullins as Global Head of Sales
Paul Mullins Supply Chain Leader Brings Logistics Solution Sales and Deep Customer Expertise to World’s Largest e-Shipping Network Parsippany, NJ, January 12, 2015— INTTRA, the world’s largest multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean shipping, today announced that Paul Mullins has joined the...
January 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Technical, Technology | Read More

Bureau Veritas appoints new offshore lead

Bureau Veritas appoints new offshore lead
    Matthieu de Tugny Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has appointed Matthieu de Tugny as Senior Vice President in charge of Offshore activities within the Marine & Offshore Operating Group. He is tasked with driving forward Bureau Veritas Group initiatives in...
January 12th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

New ISSA President outlines priorities for the year ahead

New ISSA President outlines priorities for the year ahead
Mr. Abdul Hameed Hajah The new President of the International Shipsuppliers & Services Association (ISSA), Abdul Hameed Hajah, has outlined his priorities for the year ahead with innovation and cross industry co-operation sitting at the top of his agenda. Mr Hajah, who officially took over as President...
January 12th, 2015 | Associations, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Office Equipment, Person Profiles, Ship Supplies | Read More

Thome Group appoints new CEO

Thome Group appoints new CEO
Olav Nortun The Thome Group has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer, Olav Magnus Nortun, who will take up the position on 1st April, 2015. Mr Nortun, a Norwegian national, brings with him vast experience in the maritime industry, especially in the areas of strategic development...
January 8th, 2015 | Company Profiles, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Sea Hawk Paints appoints Mike Detmer chief operating officer

Sea Hawk Paints appoints Mike Detmer chief operating officer
Mike Detmer CLEARWATER, Fla. – (Jan. 6, 2015) – (Marine NewsWire) New Nautical Coatings, Inc. announced today the appointment of Mike Detmer to chief operating officer. Based at the company’s headquarters in Clearwater, Fla., Detmer will report to Erik Norrie, co-founder and chief executive officer...
January 6th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Appointment of Paul Stanley as chief executive

Appointment of Paul Stanley as chief executive
Paul Stanley Global Navigation Solutions (‘GNS’), the maritime services group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Stanley as Chief Executive with effect from 5 January 2015. During the last fifteen years, Paul has held a number of senior executive positions in the business information...
January 5th, 2015 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles | Read More

Moore Stephens says shipping must adopt can-do attitude in 2015

Moore Stephens says shipping must adopt can-do attitude in 2015
Richard Greiner International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens says shipping needs to adopt a can-do attitude in order to successfully meet the challenges which are likely to come its way in 2015. Moore Stephens shipping partner Richard Greiner says, “Shipping confidence started 2014...
January 5th, 2015 | Accountancy, Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Markets, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

An Update on Cuxhaven: Issue 12/2014

An Update on Cuxhaven: Issue 12/2014
Hans-Peter Zint Dear readers, The year is coming to an end, encouraging us all to reflect on the last twelve months. What have we accomplished so far, and what do we still want to achieve? This year, again, the analysis is positive: Cuxhaven is forging ahead. As should be the case for a multipurpose...
December 18th, 2014 | Communication, Company Profiles, People and Places, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media | Read More

SINWA appoints Alex van Zuijlen as Group Sales & Marketing Director

SINWA appoints Alex van Zuijlen as Group Sales & Marketing Director
Alex van Zuijlen SINWA, Asia Pacific’s leading marine, offshore supply and logistics company, has appointed Alex van Zuijlen as Group Sales & Marketing Director with effect from January 5th 2015. Alex, a familiar face, previously worked for Sinwa as Marketing Director from 2003 to 2011, will take...
December 17th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Logistics, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

Leadership change at BSM

Leadership change at BSM
  Norbert Aschmann Rajaish Bajpaee will hand over CEO responsibility of Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) to his current deputy, Capt. Norbert Aschmann, through planned succession at the end of December 2014 after more than 27 years of loyal service to the Schulte Group. He will then take up...
December 15th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

IMCA’S regional director an observer to SSA offshore services committee

IMCA’S regional director an observer to SSA offshore services committee
Denis Welch Denis Welch, the recently appointed Regional Director Asia-Pacific of the International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), has been invited to serve as an Observer in the meetings of the Singapore Shipping Association’s (SSA) Offshore Services Committee (2013/2015). “We are delighted...
December 15th, 2014 | Associations, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services announces new Vice President Africa Operations

Inchcape Shipping Services announces new Vice President Africa Operations
Peter Nielsen Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions provider has announced the appointment of Peter Nielsen to the position of VP Africa. Peter joined the team this month and will support Mombasa-based SVP David Mackay with operations activity...
December 15th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

New CEO at E.R. Schiffahrt

New CEO at E.R. Schiffahrt
  Nils Aden New CEO at E.R. Schiffahrt: Hermann Klein hands over to Nils Aden Isabelle Rickmers appointed to the shipping company’s board                              Hamburg, 12 December 2014. Nils Aden (41) will take over the position of chief executive officer (CEO) for Hamburg-based...
December 12th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

ABP coxswain honoured at Women of Achievement Awards

ABP coxswain honoured at Women of Achievement Awards
Sue Hickson-Marsay (centre) receives the Overall Woman of Achievement Award from Katie Piper and founder member of the Women in Business Group, Karen Newton.(image courtesy of @Insight Photography) Associated British Ports’ (ABP) only female coxswain Sue Hickson-Marsay, was ‘shocked and surprised’...
December 12th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Company Profiles, HR, IMarEST, People and Places, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Sports, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Inchcape Shipping Services announces new Executive Vice President, North America

Inchcape Shipping Services announces new Executive Vice President, North America
Steve Schollaert Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions provider has announced a key hire to its senior management team with the appointment of Steve Schollaert as Executive Vice President for North America region. Steve joins ISS with extensive...
December 11th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Informed innovation for the London insurance market…

Informed innovation for the London insurance market…
Rob Stavrou Sales and Marketing Director Sequel Informed innovation for the London insurance market: software specialist Sequel Business Solutions launches its Innovation Forum,  By James Brewer Senior personalities in the London insurance market have lent their prestige to efforts to ensure that technological...
December 9th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, News, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (9 December 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (9 December 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS  WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from losses in Wall Street overnight, Asian and European stock markets broadly fell on Tuesday as oil prices plummeted...
December 9th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

IUA appoints new director for London Market modernisation projects

IUA appoints new director for London Market modernisation projects
Louise Day The International Underwriting Association has appointed a new Programme Director to lead company involvement in the London Market’s modernisation programme. Louise Day will be the IUA’s primary representative across a range of modernisation initiatives including electronic placement,...
December 9th, 2014 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, IUA, News, Person Profiles | Read More