Margetis Maritime is pleased to announce that Mr. George Margelis has joined our team as an Environmental Consulting Director.
George, a retired Engineer Officer from the Hellenic Navy, was trained as a Naval Engineer and Environmental Engineer, with graduate degrees from MIT (a long-time friend and schoolmate at MIT with our founder George Margetis and our COO Nick Kafetsis).
George will be directing the newly established Maritime Environmental Consulting Division, being responsible, amongst others, in providing advice to our clients on a broad range of environmental problems and issues, as well as energy efficiency issues, assisting on ESG & Sustainability compliance services and in collecting environmental data and drafting reports.
George is particularly knowledgeable with environmental issues and handling violations in USA, cooperating with Legal Advisors and Authorities there.
Before joining our Firm, for 11 years he held the position of Environmental Compliance Manger and Environmental Training Manager for a major Greek shipping Firm, managing around 60 bulk carrier ships, handling complex engineering / environmental issues, including environmental violations in USA, investigations, compliance plans and process, environmental audits and managing day to day environmental issues for the fleet (bilge water & sludge, garbage, sewage, ballast water management, exhaust gas cleaning systems, waste disposal, fuel change-overs, etc.).
With his vast experience and education in environmental Issues, we trust that Mr. George Margelis will be proven a valuable asset for our Firm and our clients, providing assistance both to Shipowners, as well as maritime institutions such as P&I Clubs.
We would like to wish George Margelisall of the great success in his new position.
Margetis Maritime Consulting, founded in 2006, is a leading consulting company providing services to International Maritime Institutions.
Guided by our passion to provide our clients with services of maximum quality and having seven Associates of the Association of Average Adjusters in our team, which reflects our urge for knowledge on claims and insurance merits, we associate primarily with H&M Underwriters and P&I Clubs, but also with marine and yacht insurance brokers, solicitors, shipowners and yacht owners, and banks.
More than ever we are able to provide our services worldwide, willing to travel to every corner around the globe, according to the instructions of our clients.
Our people, throughout the world, share the same mentality: that our greatest priorities are to be aware of our clients’ needs and to be able to proceed with any possible action to meet those needs. We have a dedicated team of experts on major fields of Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture and Maritime affairs, who are always ready to render their services in complex issues and demanding assignments.
We have 8 offices in key locations, including Singapore, Shanghai and Dubai.
PIRAEUS Head Office:
67 Akti Miaouli,
18537, Piraeus, Greece
Tel.:+(30) 210 4282956 – 8