Evangelia Panagide has, from 1 September 2013, been appointed as General Manager of the Company. She is based in the Company's headquarter in Cyprus and has run this office since 2011.
Chief Financial Officer
Christos Neocleous has been involved with the Company since its incorporation and has been appointed to serve as Chief Financial Officer since 1 July 2017. He has more than 25 years of experience and has been a partner in Deloitte in Cyprus since 2009 . He is skilled in numerous audit and accounting fields, and has extensive knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards, taxation policies, Cyprus Companies Law and day to day administration processes.
Christos is a Fellow member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA), a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC) and a member of The Association of Accounting Technicians (MAAT).
Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board
Martin Nes has been involved with the company since its incorporation in 2010, and has previously held the roles of Chairman and Acting CEO. He is well versed in the company and the shipping and offshore industry and has broad corporate and board experience. Mr. Nes is also a partner and serves as a CEO of Ferncliff Tih AS, one of Norway’s largest investment companies. Mr Nes has previously worked several years for the Norwegian law firm Wikborg Rein, both in their Oslo and London offices and for the shipping law firm Evensen & Co.
Mr. Nes holds a law degree from University of Oslo and a Master of laws’ degree from University of Southampton, England. He was reappointed as a Chairman in August 2013.
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Arne Fredly is an independent professional investor. Previously Mr Fredly was a senior partner and second largest shareholder of ABG Sundal Collier, an independent Nordic Investment bank, where he was head of equity sales and trading. Mr Fredly has also worked for Alfred Berg.
Mr Fredly holds a Master of Science in Finance from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration.
He was appointed to the Board of S.D. Standard Drilling in January 2016.
George Crystallis is Managing Director of M.G. Crystallis & Co Limited, a Cyprus trading company. Mr. Crystallis is also the founder and owner of Odos Athinon, Art and Culture Centre in Limassol.
Mr. Crystallis has extensive board experience and serves on the boards of several Cypriot companies. He was appointed to the Board of S.D. Standard Drilling in December 2010. Mr. Crystallis holds a degree in Economics from the University of Freiburg, Germany.