Brief background of Mr. Kyriakos Dermatis
Mr. Kyriakos G. Dermatis was born in July 1947 in Neapolis Voion Lakonias-Greece. He is married to Mrs. Alexandra Dermati (Lawyer) and together they have two children, Mr. George Dermatis, aged 33, and Ms Anna Dermati aged 31.
Mr. Dermatis has spent his entire career in shipping and has gained extensive knowledge and experience in sale and purchase of commercial vessels, chartering both dry and wet ships, Newbuildings and Ship management. He is the founder and President of Intermodal Shipbrokers Co. Mr. Dermatis began his shipping career in October 1965 as a deck apprentice on sea going tankers. He gained promotions in various shipping companies and vessels to the position of chief mate. He started his ashore shipping career in 1976 working in various shipping companies in Chartering, Sale and Purchase and Commercial Operations.
In December 1984 he established his own company 'Intermodal Shipbrokers Co. '(under law 89) specialized in sale and purchase of ships.
In 1992 "Intermodal’’ expanded its activities to the whole spectrum of ship broking activities. In January 2005 opened a branch office in Shanghai, succeeding since that date to contract more than 130 new building ships with Major Chinese Shipyards, not only for Greek, but also for U.A.E. based, Argentinean and Malaysian ship owners.
In February 2008 he moved the Headquarters of Intermodal to North Athens (Kifissia) whereas during 2011 merged with Cotzias Shipping (the oldest shipbroking company in Greece) enabling his company to become one of the biggest ship-broking companies in Greece. Intermodal today employs over 35 shipbrokers across Athens and Shanghai, providing 2nd hand ship sales, Newbuildings, Tanker Chartering, Salvage, Agency and Harbor Towage services.
Kyriakos Dermatis remains an active member of the Hellenic Shipbrokers Association, a member of Sale and Purchase Committee, a member of Shipping Economists and serviced as Director for two years for the New York listed Shipping Company Seanergy. He is a member of the Mediterranean Committee of China Classification Society since 2005 and a member of China Hellenic Chamber. He is familiar with Chinese Culture and history and he has spent considerable time living in China.
Mr Kyriakos Dermatis holds a BSc in Economics from the University of Piraeus, a Diploma in shipping from The London School of Foreign Trade, a Post Graduate Diploma in Port and Shipping Administration from University of Wales and an MSc in Maritime Studies from the University of Cardiff. He has a good knowledge of English as well as a basic knowledge of Spanish and German.
Date of Birth: 14.07.1958
Address: Vasileos Pavlou 64, 154 52 Athens, Greece
ELGEKA SA GROUP OF COMPANIES
March 2014-Present: Vice Chairman of BOD ELGEKA S.A.
• ELGEKA, DIAKINISIS PORT/PCDC-COSCO, VIOTROS, ARISTA, DIAKINISIS LOGISTICS, ELGEKA FERFELIS ROMANIA, ELGEKA FERFELIS BULGARIA
2012-February 2014 : Chairman of BOD ELGEKA S.A.
• ELGEKA, DIAKINISIS PORT/PCDC-COSCO, VIOTROS, VITA PI, DIAKINISIS LOGISTICS, ELGEKA FERFELIS ROMANIA, ELGEKA FERFELIS BULGARIA
1988 - 2012: Vice Chairman of BOD ELGEKA S.A.
• ELGEKA, VIOTROS, VITA PI, DIAKINISIS LOGISTICS, ELGEKA FERFELIS ROMANIA, ELGEKA FERFELIS BULGARIA
1981 - 1988: Marketing Manager, ELGEKA S.A.
• Product Portfolio: Mr Chips snacks, CARNATION evaporated milk, ERMIS soaps, STIMOROL chewing gum, ANTHOS KIFISSIAS sweets, TULIP luncheon meat, ΒΙΑΠ candies, KOΚΟΣ candies, ΒΕΚΟ jams, ΒΑΒΟ cleanser
ELGEKA SA GROUP OF COMPANIES
ELGEKA S.A. is the largest Greek commercial company, operating since 1974 in the Greek market, in the food sector and has a wide portfolio of internationally renowned brands such as: FERRERO, BONNE MAMAN, SUNSWEET, MELITTA, McVITIE’S, WEETABIX, WERTHER'S and many local famous brands such as GOLDEN EGGS, PALIRRIA and PAPOUTSANIS.
With long experience , expertise and deep market knowledge , strong infrastructure to people , systems and equipment , dynamism , responsibility, vision and perspective, ELGEKA is providing superior service is the best choice of commercial cooperation , both for foreign and for Greek firms – suppliers.
ELGEKA S.A in 1999, decides the increase of its share capital and the listing of its shares on the Main Market of the Athens Stock Exchange. ELGEKΑ expands its activity in the 3PL market ‐ Third Party Logistics ‐ by acquiring DIAKINISIS LOGISTICS S.A. the first and biggest company that introduced the logistics services industry in Greece. DIAKINISIS LOGISTICS currently holds the leading position in the 3PL Greek market, providing integrated logistic services and supply chain management solutions.
DIAKINISIS PORT, engages in conduct port operations related to loading, unloading and handling of containers and transport them to storage areas. With the participation through joint venture with COSCO, PCDC was created, a company providing management services for incoming and intended for export containers in a warehouse in a free zone port.
ELGEKA also expands its commercial activity in the Balkans by establishing companies first in Romania ‐ ELGEKA FERFELIS ROMANIA SRL and in 2006 in Bulgaria ‐ ELGEKA FERFELLIS BULGARIA Ltd. Both companies deal with the marketing of consumer products in the respective countries.
The VIOTROS Group subsidiary of ELGEKA produces specialty cheeses with headquarters in Drama. 95% of the production is exported to 30 countries abroad.
PRESIDENT OF TRIKALA’S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Ph.no. 00302431074720 – Fax. 00302431038945 – Mob. 00306974114850
The President of Trikala’s Chamber of Commerce, Giagiakos Vasileios, was born and grew up in Trikala.
He is a graduate of Geology and acknowledges very well the Italian language. From 1986 to 1990 he was active in the field of research and construction based on the object of his specialization.
Since 1990 he is an equal member of the commercial firm “Bros Mparda – V. Giagiakos Ltd”, the construction and productive company “GEOKAT G.P.“ and “ILIAHTIDA ENERGEIAKH SA”.
He was president of KETA of Thessaly (Center of Business and Technological Advancement of Thessaly), providing informational structure and support to business units of Thessaly on specialized and non- specialized issues, as well as to different associations and committees.
Since 1998 he is an active member of business actions through the Chamber of Commerce of Trikala, of which he is the president since 2004.
His various actions for the involvement of the business community in all the fields of the economy have upgraded significantly the potentials of development of the enterprises – members of the Chamber. By innovating, he has undertaken particular initiatives and has materialized a series of actions highlighting the advantages of the wider area in tourism, primary production and alteration. The chamber of Trikala is the first to establish an Agricultural Section and is pioneer in the use of digital technology for the service of its members and for enhancing the competitiveness of the enterprises.
Mr. Giagiakos represents all the Chambers of Thessaly at the Regional Fund.
Since 26/02/2014 he is a member of the Administrative Board of the Greek – Chinese Chamber.
Tel. 210 8017906,, 210 2854430 mob. 6977405956
She was born in Eratyra Kozani in 1953. She studied Education, Psychology at the University '' PARIS 7'' in France and Business Administration in Greece. From 1994 to early 2014 she worked in APIVITA Company , at the Human Resources Department and continues to contribute actively in the Business Development of the Company.
She has a rich teaching experience in Human Resources Management. She is the author of educational books for the Environment and Sustainability. She is a member of the Hellenic Psychological Association to highlight issues related to mental health and behavior. Supports the work of NGOs on Environment and Peace. She is a member of Board of Directors at the Hellenic-Chinese Chamber of Commerce.
CHRISTOS KYVERNITIS 139,
VOULIAGMENIS AVE., 16674 GLYFADA
TEL: +30 210 9001122
DATE OF BIRTH: 13/09/1974
1993-1997 American College of Greece DEREE (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration)
1989-1992 High School of Vouliagmeni
1997 AST STUDIES (Airline Services Training)
IATA Certificate / Courses : Advanced Airline Marketing, Advanced Airline Sales Strategies, Advanced Project Management, Advanced Passenger Fare and Ticketing, Advanced Passenger Proration
1993 till today: Director of Kyvernitis Travel in different departments
2013 till today: Vice President of Erasmus
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Member of Hellenic-Chinese Chamber
Member of Hellenic Association Air – Travel Agencies – P.E.T.A.G.A.
ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS
Tennis, ski and bicycling
As part of a third generation ship owner/operator family, Nicky Pappadakis has worked in every aspect of the shipping industry over his greater than 50 year career. Mr. Pappadakis has participated in every aspect of the shipping business, from being an apprentice seaman on tankers and bulkers to eventually heading his family’s shipping interests – and everything in between.
In addition to having been the Chairman of A.G. Pappadakis and Co. Ltd., below is a partial list of Mr. Pappadakis’ experience:
• Current Chairman Malta International Shipping Council (Shipowners Association under Malta Flag)
• Former Chairman of Hellenic Committee RINA
• Chairman Emeritus and former Chairman of Intercargo
• Former member of the Board of Directors Union of Greek Shipowners
• Member, Board of Directors, Maritime Authority of the Cayman Islands
• Former Vice President and Life member of The Hellenic Chinese Chamber of Commerce.
• Member of following classification national Committees:
• Member London Steam Ship Owner's P+I Club Committee
• Former President and life member HELMEPA (Hellenic Maritime Environmental Protection Association)
• Life member NAMEPA (North American Environmental Protection Association)
His extensive shipping background coupled with a deep commitment to the sea, seafarers and the environment.
Address: 3, N. Kountouriotou str 546 25, Thessaloniki
Phone: +30 2310 551222 Mobile: +30 6937 661 225
Theodorovia (Via) Theodoridou
Marital Status: Married
Date of Birth: 08/01/1958
Place of Birth: Thessaloniki
1976, Graduate of the 7th / 12th Lyceum Thessalonikis
1980, Holder of IATA – UFTAA Foundation Course Diploma
01/05/1998 – Today: MINIMA TRAVEL, Thessaloniki Owner / Manager
Duties: Administrative and Financial obligations of the company
01/01/1984 – 31/12/1997: MEMPHIS TRAVEL, Thessaloniki Owner / Manager
Duties: Administrative and Financial obligations of the company
01/06/1977 – 30/12/1983: OCEANIC WORLD, Thessaloniki Travel Agent
Duties: Specializing in air fare structure, ticketing, creating individual and organized tour packages
Computer Systems: Excellent use of the reservation system SABRE RED, logistic system PANASOFT, WORD, EXCEL, OUTLOOK EXPRESS
Cinema, Fitness, Music, Travel, Literature
Good Communication skills, Accuracy, Flexibility, Perseverance, Functionality, Excellent skills problem-solving
Mrs Theodoridou Theodorovia (Via) was born in Thessaloniki in 1958. After completing her studies she started dealing with tourism and in early 1998 she created her own family business, the travel agency ‘’MINIMA TRAVEL’’.
She is married to Mr. Odysseus Theodoridis and together they have two sons, Cornelius & Spiros, who are, naturally, active in business by creating an innovative on-line tourism company, AIRSHOP.GR, which enables direct access to all of our services 24hours, 7 days, all year.
Mrs Theodoridou’s significant experience and presence since 1977 in the field of tourism makes her one of the most qualified, energetic and organized members of tourism community.
The diligence as well as the temper of productive work of the company’s staff for a continuous upward business route, established it as one of the most reliable Travel Agencies and the proof of that is the long cooperation with serious and reliable companies and businessmen.