Talking Shipping outside of Shipping

Talking Shipping outside of Shipping

On 23-24 October 2018 the 7th Edition of the European Investment Summit took place in Athens presenting the occasion for companies to network with key industry players while discovering investment opportunities in Greece & Cyprus.

The field of merchant shipping was covered by a panel of high-profile maritime professionals, consisting of Mr. Nicolas A. Vernicos, President of International Chamber of Commerce-Hellas, Mr. Yannis Criticos, Managing Partner of Shipping Investments, Mr. Theocharis Terzis, CEO of Queensway Navigation Co. and Mr. Manos Strongilos, Director of SM Sigma Maritime Technical Consultants and moderated by a leading investment advisor, Mr. Petros Doukas, President of Capital Partners Athens.

Addressing a non-shipping audience, the panel covered topics ranging from a comprehensive introduction to merchant ships and shipping, the present status of the industry and the challenges ahead to investment potentials and market trends.

An engaged audience followed up the discussion in a more informal setting during coffee and refreshments.