Mr. Karageorgiou has been the Chief Executive Officer of Globus Maritime Limited (GLBS) since Company's inception in July 2005. In 2011 he has been also appointed Company's President.
Mr. Karageorgiou has over 20 years shipping experience, with 14 years in publicly trading companies. From 1992 to March 2004, Mr. Karageorgiou was the director and corporate secretary for Stelmar Shipping Limited, a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange between 2001 and 2005. 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 January 2005.
Prior to that Mr. Karageorgiou worked as a projects engineer for Kassos Maritime Enterprises from 1990 to 1992. Mr. Karageorgiou was also a director of easyGroup Ltd, easyJet Holdings Ltd, easyInternetCafe Ltd, easyCruise Ltd, Stelinvest Corp. and a number of other easyGroup subsidiaries from 1995 through March 2005. Mr. Karageorgiou holds a B. E., in Mechanical Engineering and an M.E., in Ocean Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology in UK as well as an M.Sc. in Shipping Trade and Finance from City University Business School (CASS) in UK.