New boss for Globus Maritime

New boss for Globus Maritime

Greek dry bulk shipowner Globus Maritime has announced the appointment of Athanasios Feidakis to the role of president, CEO and CFO effective today.

Feidakis is the son of chairman, Georgios Feidakis, and replaces George Karageorgiou who resigned from his positions of president, CEO and interim CFO citing personal reasons.

Georgios Feidakis, chairman of Globus Maritime, commented: “We thank Mr. Karageorgiou for his long service to the company and we wish him every success in his future endeavors. The Board and I have worked closely with George since company’s inception in 2006 and we are grateful for his contribution over the past 9 years.”

Globus owns and operates six bulkers made up of one kamsarmax, one panamax, and four Supramax vessels.

Grant Rowles

Grant spent nine years at Informa Group based in London, Sydney, Hong Kong and Singapore. He gained strong management experience in publishing, conferences and awards schemes in the shipping and legal areas, working on a number of titles including Lloyd's List. In 2009 Grant joined Seatrade responsible for the commercial development of Seatrade’s Asia products. In 2012, with Sam Chambers, he co-founded Asia Shipping Media.

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