Archive for the ‘Person Profiles’ Category

Norton Rose Fulbright strengthens shipping and offshore practice in Singapore

Norton Rose Fulbright strengthens shipping and offshore practice in Singapore
Singapore Financial Centre – picture credits: S. Venardos Singapore, 14th November – Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has announced the arrival of Russel Low as a shipping and offshore of counsel in its Singapore office. Russel joins from the Singapore arm of a formal law alliance...
November 14th, 2014 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Legal, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

INTERTANKO elects Nikolas Tsakos as its new Chairman

INTERTANKO elects Nikolas Tsakos as its new Chairman
Nikolas Tsakos and Graham Westgarth INTERTANKO’s Council of Members met this week in Dubai and elected Nikolas Tsakos as Chairman of the Association. Tsakos has been a member of Council since 2002 and Vice Chairman since 2012. He succeeds Graham Westgarth who stepped down after five years in post. “The...
November 14th, 2014 | Associations, Events, HR, Intertanko, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, Tankers | Read More

The Misuga Group appoints Capt. Herbert Soanes as Chief Commercial Officer for Europe and the Americas

The Misuga Group appoints Capt. Herbert Soanes as Chief Commercial Officer for Europe and the Americas
Capt. Herbert Soanes Highly experienced shipping executive joins from DVB Bank to lead the Misuga Group in their next stage of growth and development. The Misuga Group appoints Capt. Herbert Soanes as Chief Commercial Officer for Europe and the Americas. Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 13 November 2014...
November 13th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (12 November 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (12 November 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Japan’s top government spokesman Yoshihide Suga somewhat quelled market speculation earlier today that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will...
November 12th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

A career in salvage and wreck removal….

A career in salvage and wreck removal….
John M. Noble A career in salvage and wreck removal with a look at some current issues,  By John M Noble Introduction My path to the world of salvage and wreck removal started in a most conventional manner.  After two years at HMS Conway, I served in Alfred Holt and Co (Blue Funnel) as a Midshipman...
November 11th, 2014 | Associations, Claims, Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, Disputes, Featured, Groundings, Health and Safety, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, P and I Clubs, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (11 November 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (11 November 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European bourses opened higher on Tuesday, taking their lead from the positive tone in Wall Street overnight. In FX markets, the...
November 11th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

New joint venture: BIBBY- USM Shipping Pte Ltd

New joint venture: BIBBY- USM Shipping Pte Ltd
Kelvin Sun – Managing Director of United Ship Managemen Bibby Ship Management has formed a strategic alliance with Singapore-based United Ship Management to capitalise on business opportunities in the growing Chinese market. The joint venture, to be known as Bibby-USM Shipping Pte Ltd, has been...
November 10th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, Trade and Commerce | Read More

SINWA Group sales continue to grow in line with offshore sector growth

SINWA Group sales continue to grow in line with offshore sector growth
Bruce Rann SINWA, Asia Pacific’s leading marine supply and logistics company, recently announced further strong sales and profit growth in their third quarter Group results statement. Revenue for the Group increased 9.2% year-on-year largely due to higher revenue from Group’s marine offshore supply...
November 10th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies, Ship Supplies, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Stores and Provisions, Technical, Technology | Read More

Strategic Change…

Strategic Change…
Lisa Muller Strategic Change: Best Practices for Territory Changes, by Lisa Muller, Principal Consultant,  SBR Consulting This article relates to the ‘Strategy’ corner of SBR Consulting’s Habits Triangle™, aimed at CEOs, Managing Directors, Sales Directors and Managers. Territory change can...
November 10th, 2014 | Communication, Company Profiles, Consulting, Consumers Market, HR, Insight, Person Profiles | Read More

Good news for Ship owners who will now save time and costs!

Good news for Ship owners who will now save time and costs!
Ana irene Delgado – Picture by Anny Zade   SOLENDEG PANAMA London office,  is proud to announce; Panama has enacted a law that allows the Panama Ship Registry to register mortgages in English that has entered into force immediately. Law 27 of 2014 will end the double registration, first in...
November 8th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Flags, HR, Legal, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, Public and Legal Notices, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance | Read More

Glander International Bunkering Hires a New Bunker and Lubricant Trader

Glander International Bunkering Hires a New Bunker and Lubricant Trader
  Steven Kahn Glander International Bunkering Hires a New Bunker and Lubricant Trader to the Dubai Office Glander International Bunkering, a global leader in bunker and lubricant trading is pleased to announce that Steven Kahn has joined the Dubai office as Bunker and Lubricant Trader. Steven brings...
November 6th, 2014 | Bunkering, Company Profiles, HR, News, Person Profiles | Read More

New European role for GAC’s Steve Gibson

New European role for GAC’s Steve Gibson
    Steve Gibson, Oil & Gas Manager Europe Taking Oil & Gas support to the next level Grangemouth, Scotland, UK – 4 November 2014 – Steve Gibson has been appointed Oil & Gas Business Manager, Europe – Global Hub Services, GAC to drive the development of a dedicated hub...
November 4th, 2014 | HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Santiago Garcia-Milà re-elected as Chairman of ESPO

Santiago Garcia-Milà re-elected as Chairman of ESPO
    Santiago Garcia-Mila Santiago Garcia-Milà has been re-elected as Chairman of the European Ports Organisation (ESPO). Mr Garcia-Milà was unanimously elected for his second term as Chairman following a vote of by ESPO’s  General Assembly in Brussels on Tuesday afternoon. The General Assembly...
November 4th, 2014 | HR, Person Profiles | Read More

I Have a Dream…

I Have a Dream…
Lisa Muller I Have a Dream….Global Account Management, by Lisa Muller* I Have a Dream…. • A dream where everyone plays nice in the sandpit (sandbox) and works for a common goal • A dream where working for the customer’s best interest is a priority and one person/team takes accountability for...
November 3rd, 2014 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, HR, Insight, Markets, People and Places, Person Profiles, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Thomas Cooper Partner Promotions

Thomas Cooper Partner Promotions
Thomas Cooper continues to boost its partnership with the announcement of four internal promotions across the business’ key sectors, including Shipping, International Trade & Commodities, Insurance and Reinsurance and Finance. The announcement highlights our commitment to expansion...
October 31st, 2014 | Company Profiles, Corporate Social Responsibility, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October 2014)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (29 October 2014)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking gains in Wall Street overnight, the majority of Asian and European stock markets moved broadly higher earlier on Wednesday, on...
October 29th, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion maritime business strategy…

Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion maritime business strategy…
Reynir Gislason Blue MBA appoints Reynir Gislason as Ambassador to champion the renowned maritime business strategy course in the Latin American region Senior maritime executive Reynir Gislason is to become the first Latin American Ambassador for the world-renowned Blue MBA – the Executive MBA in Shipping...
October 29th, 2014 | Academia, Events, HR, Maritime Education and Training, News, People and Places, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Newport Shipping introduces a new revenue sharing concept to the Handysize sector

Newport Shipping introduces a new revenue sharing concept to the Handysize sector
London-based ship manager Newport Shipping has introduced a new revenue sharing agreement (RSA) conceptto the Handysize bulk carrier sector and will now market the scheme under Newport Handy Bulkcarriers. The RSA concept, proven in the larger Supramax, Panamax and Kamsarmax bulk trades, has been introduced...
October 24th, 2014 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Sales and Purchases, Shipfinance | Read More

Market Engineering strengthens agency team…

Market Engineering strengthens agency team…
Paul Chadderton Market Engineering strengthens agency team with appointment of former Jaguar Land Rover PR Director Intensifies market focus and broadens industry reach Market Engineering, the leading external communications agency for automotive technology businesses, has recruited former Jaguar Land...
October 22nd, 2014 | Automobiles, Communication, Consumers Market, HR, Person Profiles, Press and Media | Read More

Art for the wall – and to wear in style…

Art for the wall – and to wear in style…
Izabella Kay Art for the wall – and to wear in style: Izabella Kay’s new collections at the Affordable Art Fair,  By James Brewer Known for her huge contemporary art installations, London-based Polish artist Izabella Kay has branched into painting-derived limited edition fashion pieces.  Izabella,...
October 22nd, 2014 | Art and auctions, Consumers Market, Exhibitions, Fashion, HR, Person Profiles | Read More

Investec Asset Finance launches new container box finance team

Investec Asset Finance launches new container box finance team
http://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Keith-Glasscoe.jpg Investec Asset Finance plc (IAF) today announces the launch of a new specialist container box finance offering, led by Keith Glasscoe, as it seeks to build a significant portfolio in the asset class. Keith has more than 25...
October 21st, 2014 | Banking, Company Profiles, Containers, Finance, Person Profiles, Shipfinance | Read More

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!

WISTA International Annual General Meeting Reaches new heights!
Despina Panayiotou-Theodossiou introducing the event October 17, 2014—At its International Annual General Meeting & Conference, nearly 300 members of WISTA (Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association) and conference attendees from 35 countries were treated to an energetic, exciting...
October 20th, 2014 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Awards, Chartering, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Events, Featured, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, HR, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Month, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Dimitris Vlantos announces retirement

Dimitris Vlantos announces retirement
Dimitris Vlantos After 37 years of working faithfully for MAN Diesel & Turbo Hellas, Dimitris  Vlantos retired on 30 September, 2014. He originally joined MAN Diesel &  Turbo in 1977 and played a prominent role in driving the company’s major developments and changes, enabling it to successfully...
October 20th, 2014 | Company Profiles, HR, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Person Profiles, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

Former naval commander charts course for international maritime consultancy

Former naval commander charts course for international maritime consultancy
TMG director of strategy Les Chapman A former nuclear submarine commander who was responsible for £1billion worth of nuclear assets has taken the helm at a global maritime consultancy. Les Chapman, who has more than 40 years of naval and business experience, has joined The Maritime Group (International)...
October 20th, 2014 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Military, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

OMFIF appoints Fabrizio Saccomanni Senior Adviser

OMFIF appoints Fabrizio Saccomanni Senior Adviser
Fabrizio Saccomanni OMFIF has appointed former Italian Minister of Economy and Finance Fabrizio Saccomanni senior adviser. Mr Saccomanni will contribute to OMFIF’s efforts to enhance monetary and financial cooperation in Europe and the global economic system. He has long experience in European banking...
October 17th, 2014 | Associations, Banking, Markets, Person Profiles | Read More