Mr. Paolo d'Amico
Executive Chairman & CEO – d'Amico International Shipping S.A. (BIT:DIS)
Mr. Paolo d'Amico graduated in 1978 in Economics from Rome University (La Sapienza). He joined d'Amico Società di Navigazione S.p.A. in 1971 and in 1981 was appointed as a director of that company, with particular focus on the product tanker aspects of the business. He has also been a director of d'Amico International S.A. since 1998. In 2002 he was appointed as Chairman of the board of directors of d'Amico Società di Navigazione S.p.A. Since 2006 he has been a director of d'Amico Tankers d.a.c. (Ireland) the operative wholly owned subsidiary of the listed company d'Amico International Shipping S.A. (Luxembourg). Since its listing on the Italian Stock Exchange, he is chairman of the Board of Directors of d'Amico International Shipping S.Aand from 2019 also Chief Executive Officer. From 2019 he is also director of Glenda International Shipping d.a.c. (Ireland), a joint-venture company with Glencore Group. He is also director of a number of other companies of the d'Amico Group and involved in a number of companies that are not part of the d'Amico Group, including as director of the listed company Tamburi Investment Partners S.p.A., and as chairman of the International Association of the Independent Tankers Owners (Intertanko) (Norway). He is also member of the council of the Italian Shipowners Association (Confitarma) which he presided at over a three years term (2010-2012). In 2013 he was awarded with the title of Labour Knight.