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Home » News » People News - Q4 2014

People News - Q4 2014

Aegean's Melissanidis named amongst shipping's most influential people
29 Dec 2014 11:32 GMT
Dimitris Melissanidis, founder of Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc., is ranked 97th in a list of the 100 most influential people in shipping.

Vopak passes resolution to appoint board member
18 Dec 2014 22:16 GMT
HAL Holding chairman Melchert Frans Groot replaces Martijn van der Vorm.

Glander International Bunkering hires ex-OW staff, moves to new Rio office
17 Dec 2014 07:36 GMT
Team is to be headed by former OW Bunker managing director Flavio Ribeiro.

USCG discusses LNG at marine fuels conference
16 Dec 2014 17:41 GMT
Lieutenant commander Anthony Hillenbrand was a speaker and panelist at the event.

Mercuria confirms hire of more than 40 former OW Bunker staff
16 Dec 2014 11:53 GMT
New offices are being launched in South Korea, Greece and Japan. Mercuria to explore the development of subsidiary Minerva.

New accountant at Dan-Bunkering Singapore
15 Dec 2014 16:21 GMT
Janice Chen joins Dan-Bunkering's Singapore-based admin team.

Muhamed Dennaoui rejoins Curoil's bunker team
12 Dec 2014 14:03 GMT
Dennaoui had left to work in another area of the organization in November 2012.

Certas Energy hires OW Bunker's last appointment
11 Dec 2014 13:15 GMT
Varun Chhabria returns to Wales following his spell at Windsor-based O.W. Bunkers (UK) Ltd.

Ex-Indian Oil chairman joins Gulf Petrochem board
10 Dec 2014 11:04 GMT
Brij Mohan Bansal has over 40 years' experience in the energy industry.

Dan-Bunkering hires former OW Bunker credit analyst
10 Dec 2014 00:46 GMT
Morten Rosenberg Nielsen is named Group Credit Analyst.

Integr8 Fuels opens office in Hamburg
09 Dec 2014 13:48 GMT
Bunker firm launches operation in Germany with former OW Bunker traders.

New role for Murray Bishop as GAC's go-to man for superyacht services
04 Dec 2014 13:51 GMT
Superyacht Services Manager is to serve as a single point of contact for GAC's superyacht clients.

OW Dubai's senior trader joins Dan-Bunkering in similar role
04 Dec 2014 12:53 GMT
Kurosh Khonsari began his new job at Dan-Bunkering (Middle East) DMCC on Monday.

Nordic Marine Oil hires former OW Bunker trader
04 Dec 2014 10:58 GMT
Per Rathje was also a former employee of Malik Supply A/S - the parent company of Nordic Marine Oil A/S.

Cockett confirms contact details and location of new trader
03 Dec 2014 14:35 GMT
John Tsogas returns to Greece to work alongside former boss Nellos Filopoulos.

Trader leaves Dan-Bunkering
02 Dec 2014 06:23 GMT
Maria Blicher had been employed at the company for three years.

Italian trader rejoins Maxcom
02 Dec 2014 07:31 GMT
Tommaso Panzeri previously worked for Maxcom (UK) Ltd - a subsidiary of Maxcom Petroli.

Former OW Bunker trader joins Glander International Bunkering
01 Dec 2014 11:09 GMT
Carolina Herrera was previously employed at OW Bunker Panama.

Aegean CEO to present at New York event
01 Dec 2014 11:08 GMT
E. Nikolas Tavlarios is due to present at energy conference in New York this week.

Cockett opens office in Istanbul
01 Dec 2014 00:45 GMT
Second office launched in South Europe in less than five months.

New employment for two former UK-based OW traders
28 Nov 2014 19:40 GMT
Both traders previously worked for Windsor-based O.W. Bunkers (UK) Ltd.

Dan-Bunkering reveals identities of newly hired ex-OW traders
28 Nov 2014 18:42 GMT
Rune Pejtersen is to head a team of four other bunker traders in Aalborg, Denmark.

Text messages between CEOs of OW and Dynamic Oil Trading days before collapse
28 Nov 2014 00:02 GMT
Dynamic Oil Trading's CEO is asked questions about Tankoil's debt and told 'it is also important that you keep a close track of these balances'.

Global Risk Management confirms Head of Trading appointment
26 Nov 2014 15:02 GMT
Mads Hemmingsen has over eight years' experience in trading financial derivatives.

Island Oil hires Trading and Operations Officer in Dubai
25 Nov 2014 14:48 GMT
New appointment has eight years' experience in the shipping industry and previously worked as a chartering broker.

Island Oil appoints Head of Trading in Dubai
25 Nov 2014 12:10 GMT
Former London-based manager heads Island Oil's trading team in the United Arab Emirates.

OW's CEO accuses three Dynamic Oil Trading staff of not reporting huge credit
24 Nov 2014 02:15 GMT
Lawyer of Dynamic Oil Trading director claims senior management ought to have been 'fully aware' of the situation.

Dan-Bunkering hires five former OW Bunker traders, opens office in Aalborg
23 Nov 2014 16:42 GMT
CEO also confirms talks with other ex-OW members of staff as Dan-Bunkering looks to expand workforce.

BMS United Bunkers names new managing director for Asia
19 Nov 2014 16:55 GMT
George Kounalakis will be responsible for the firm's offices in mainland China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Singapore.

Law firm names OW Bunker response team
18 Nov 2014 15:01 GMT
Ince & Co names the team of lawyers that will be handling issues relating to the collapse of OW Bunker.

New trader at Dan-Bunkering Singapore
14 Nov 2014 16:35 GMT
Desmond Yap previously worked in Singapore's finance sector and studied at the University of Queensland.

New Europe & Americas manager at Trumf Bunker
12 Nov 2014 14:23 GMT
Joachim Kjaeldgaard Pedersen is promoted to the role of Head of Trading Europe & Americas.

IBIA chairman has term of office extended by a year
12 Nov 2014 09:18 GMT
Decision to extend Jens Maul Jørgensen's term of office was approved at the IBIA Convention in Hamburg last week.

Nordic Marine Oil ready to take OW staff and turnover
11 Nov 2014 15:02 GMT
Managing director says it is 'important' to keep as much of OW Bunker's turnover in Denmark as possible.

"We and others are ready to take over parts of the workforce and turnover, and in our view it is urgent to re-establish confidence in the Danish industry."

Trader leaves Italian bunker firm Maxcom
10 Nov 2014 17:36 GMT
Riccardo Lalla vacates his position as trader at Genoa-based Maxcom Bunker S.p.A.

OW Bunker staff meet to discuss the future
10 Nov 2014 14:19 GMT
Employees have today attended meetings with the estate's trustees and Denmark's largest union for salaried employees.

Dynamic Oil Trading's CEO warned clients about fraud five months ago
10 Nov 2014 10:57 GMT
Møller: 'Our customers can have total confidence in the security of the fuel supply chain and that their exposure to fraud is minimised.'

Dan-Bunkering confirms trader promotion in Monaco
07 Nov 2014 13:06 GMT
Christoph Riecken is promoted to the role of Bunker Trader and Team Leader.

Glander International Bunkering hires ex-derivatives market maker
07 Nov 2014 11:51 GMT
Glander says new addition 'brings new aptitude' to the firm.

Dynamic Oil Trading manager 'showed up' in Denmark and 'came clean'
06 Nov 2014 16:21 GMT
Manager is described as being 'teary-eyed' in showdown with bosses at OW Bunker's headquarters yesterday.

OW Bunker announces $125m 'fraud', additional 'significant' loss and sacking
06 Nov 2014 01:30 GMT
Bunker firm reports 'fraud' by senior employees in Singapore, a 'significant risk management loss' and the dismissal of its Head of Risk Management.

Global Vision Bunkers appoints trader in Singapore
05 Nov 2014 11:07 GMT
New appointment has previously worked as a bunker trader in Singapore and as a marine fuels and lubricants buyer in Singapore and China.

Dan-Bunkering trader moves to Singapore, earns promotion
03 Nov 2014 10:36 GMT
Kasper B�kkegaard Christiansen is promoted to the role of Bunker Trader and Team Leader.

World's two largest sailing yachts get the GAC Bunker Fuels treatment
31 Oct 2014 13:41 GMT
Securing business for the world's two biggest sailing superyachts 'shows the degree of trust we have gained in this market', says department head.

Kasbar: 'We take a traditional non-speculative approach to hedging'
31 Oct 2014 12:40 GMT
World Fuel Services' CEO provides insight into the company's risk management strategy.

Trumf Bunker targets Asian market with staff appointment
29 Oct 2014 12:08 GMT
New appointment, Adam Wang, will be tasked with developing the company's business in Asia.

Bunker firm seeks traders
28 Oct 2014 18:12 GMT
Job posting for bunker traders to work in North Europe.

NGO calls for transparency on 2015 bunker surcharges
24 Oct 2014 12:44 GMT
Secretary-General says information on additional costs is needed now as shippers set their freight budgets for 2015.

Experienced Americas specialist joins Glander International Bunkering
23 Oct 2014 11:46 GMT
Maurice Lara has over seven years' experience of trading and broking in the Americas.

Dynamic Oil Trading appoints Russian bunker trader
16 Oct 2014 07:28 GMT
Former Gazpromneft Marine Bunker trader joins Dynamic Oil Trading's Singapore office.

Viscount Torrington 'excited' about bunker fuel desulphurization project
14 Oct 2014 15:41 GMT
Aristocrat joins advisory board as Genoil "seizes the major opportunity in the bunker fuel market".

Business development appointment at Island Oil
09 Oct 2014 12:03 GMT
New employee joins Island Oil's head office in Limassol.

Jenny Tsagli joins Island Oil
09 Oct 2014 11:36 GMT
Experienced bunker professional heads Island Oil's sales operation in Piraeus.

OW Bunker appoints manager for UK sourcing and reselling operations
07 Oct 2014 07:20 GMT
Varun Chhabria joins the company from Wales-based fuel supplier.

KPI Bridge Oil appoints MD in Singapore
01 Oct 2014 11:03 GMT
New managing director, Mark Emmett, says he is looking forward to "leading the future expansion of our business in Asia".

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