Department of Merchant Shipping of Cyprus
Ioannis Efstratiou is the Acting Director for the Department of Merchant Shipping of Cyprus since April of 2016. Before that, Mr. Efstratiou was Head of Marine Environment Protection Division from 2009-2016. Mr. Efstratiou has work experience as Technical Consultant, Marine Surveyor, and Senior Marine Surveyor. He was in the National Guard Service from 1984-1986.
Mr. Efstratiou has a Masters in Chemical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens.
He is also a Chairman of the National Committee of Seafarers Training and a Chairman of Committee on Places of Refugee; both in Cyprus.