Captain George Paraskevas graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy of Aspropyrgos. He is highly skilled Chief Mate of ship irrespective of tonnage with 10 years of experience in navigation, cargo handling and storage, managing operations and crew and operating GMDSS. Extensive background as Master of cargo and passenger ships up to 3000 gt. He is equipped with verifiable leadership and management expertise and experience at ensuring vessel maintenance and operations in compliance with relative guidelines. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and Public Administration – University of Athens, Law School. He is a lecturer on maritime training at the New York College.