Mr. Karageorgiou has been the Chief Executive Officer of Globus Maritime (GLBS.L) since July 2005.
Mr. Karageorgiou has 18 years shipping experience (4 years experience in a public company). He worked as a projects engineer for Kassos Maritime Enterprises from 1990-1992 and as a director and corporate secretary for Stelmar Shipping Limited from 1992-2004, a shipping company that was listed in the NYSE in March 2001. During his time at Stelmar Shipping Limited, Mr. Karageorgiou assisted with both vessel acquisitions and financings and was involved with the company's initial public offering and subsequent sale to OSG in December 2004.
He was also a director of easyGroup Ltd, easyJet Holdings Ltd, easyInternetCafe Ltd, easyCruise Ltd, Stelinvest Corp. and a number of other easyGroup subsidiaries in the years 1995 - 2005.
Mr. Karageorgiou holds a BE in Mechanical Engineering and an ME in Ocean Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology and an MSC in Shipping Trade and Finance from City University Business School. (CASS)