About Us

Board of Directors

The ECSA Board of Directors gathers together the directors of its 20 national member associations. The Board has authority to take decisions on all relevant issues and is chaired by a President who serves for two years. The President is elected by the General Assembly of ECSA. The current President of ECSA is Claes Berglund, Director Public Affairs and Sustainability at Stena AB. Philippos Philis, Chairman and CEO at Lemissoler Navigation Co. Ltd. is ECSA's Vice-President.

 

President & Vice-President

 

President: Claes Berglund 

 

Berglund Claes

 

Vice-President: Philippos Philis

 

Philippos PHILIS

 

Belgium

Director: Ludwig Criel
Alternates: Wilfried Lemmens

 

Cyprus

Directors: Philippos Philis, Andreas Hadjiyiannis, Thanasis Martinos
Alternates: Thomas Kazakos, Michael Filippou, George Tsavliris, Ioanna Procopiou, Anna Bredima

 

Denmark

Directors: Torben Carlsen
Alternates: Anne H. Steffensen, Jens Valdemar Krenchel

 

Estonia

Director: Kalev Järvelill, Inno Borodenko
Alternate: Peter Ojasaar, Mart Loik

 

Finland

Director: Tapani Voionmaa
Alternate: Tiina Tuurnala

 

France

Director: Philippe Louis–Dreyfus
Alternates: Jean-Marc Lacave, Mathilde Prete Capasso Torre

 

Germany

Directors: Thomas Rehder, Ralf Nagel
Alternate: Martin Kröger

 

Greece

Directors: John C. Lyras, Nikolas Veniamis, Panagiotis Laskaridis
Alternates: Katerina Peppa, Kyriaki Mitrousi 

 

Ireland

Director: Andrew Sheen
Alternate: John Toner

 

Italy

Director: Emanuele Grimaldi
Alternate: Laurence Martin

 

Lithuania

Director: Vytautas Lygnugaris
Alternate: Jonas Nazarovas, Gintautas Kutka

 

Luxembourg

Directors: Christian Cigrang, David Lutty
Alternates: Patricia Hemmen

 

Malta

Director: Melina Travlos
Alternate: Marily Frangista, C. Lino Vassallo

 

The Netherlands

Directors: Sibrand Hassing
Alternate: Annet Koster

 

Norway

Directors: Fjereide Magne Nils
Alternate: Harald Solberg, Helene Tofte

 

Portugal

Director: Rui Raposo
Alternate: Duarte Rodrigues

 

Slovenia

Director: Boris Vidmar
Alternate: Egon Bandelj         

 

Spain

Director: Juan Riva
Alternate: Manuel Carlier, Alejandro Aznar

 

Sweden

Directors: Hakan Johansson
Alternate: Anders Hermansson

 

United Kingdom

Director: David Dingle CBE
Alternate: Bob Sanguinetti

 

ECSA

Martin Dorsman, ECSA Secretary General