Dr. Ilias G. Bissias, LLM
Publisher of Naftika Chronika Magazine, owner of Gratia Publications Ltd.
Dedicated, disciplined and ambitious.
Aspiring to reach the highest of ranks aboard seagoing vessels, while making use of every opportunity to educate myself, either on land or at sea.
Looking forward to provide the best of my services and my character through an industry leading company.
2 months GMDSS officer, 3 months ass. safety officer, 2 months navigation officer.
Vessel had primary means of navigation charts and secondary ECDIS (JRC) and was in the process of becoming paperless.
December 2016 - Shell Vetting: Zero observations.
February 2017 - Tesoro Vetting: Zero observations.
Working as part of the Gratia Publications team, organizing events and writing maritime articles on the group's media platforms.
2nd Academic Training voyage - 7.5 months. (East coast of NA & SA, Europe)
Participated in a 15-day drydocking operation in Setubal.
1st Academic Training Voyage - 6.5 months. (West coast of NA and SA)
Worked during summer 3-month school vacations.
Courses on Business Analytics, Economics for managers and Financial Accounting.
First class honours (1st) - 8.48/10