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Position Held




Mr. Stavros Fokas Kavalierakis

Member of the Institute since 2008 in Piraeus, Greece, currently an Insurance & Claims Officer at Columbia Shipmanagement. He served in the ‘Sub Committee’ from 2011 until 2015. From November 2016 until November 2018, he served as the Secretary of the Branch.



Mr. Constantinos Silitziotis

Member of the Institute since 2012, is Technical Superintendent – DPA/CSO at EDT Shipmanagement Ltd. He served in the “Under 35” Committee from 2014 until 2018. From 2018 he is serving as the Education Officer of the Branch.


Vice Chairman

Mr. Andreas Papachristophorou

Member of the Institute since 2015. He is a holder of a Master of Science in “Shipping, Trade and Finance” from the Business School of the City University London and a Bachelor of Science in “Maritime Studies” from the University of Piraeus. He is currently working with Celestyal Cruises and Louis Group in the fields of finance, investment and insurance. He has extensive experience and expertise in passenger shipping, tourism and cruises. He served in the Branch’s ‘Sub Committee’ from 2018 until 2020.




Mr. Alexander Damaskinos

Member of the Institute since 2010. Analyst, shipbroker and consultant at LemonBuoy. His experience spans across various types of vessels ranging from tankers, dry bulk coasters and super yachts.

Education Officer


Ms. Julia Stylianou

Member of the Institute since 2017 in Limassol, Cyprus. Part of the Branch’s ‘Sub Committee’ since 2019.

Started working in shipping in 2011 after completing her studies in Management in UK.

Currently working as a Senior Management Systems Officer at Columbia Shipmanagement.