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Orestis Schinas

ESG Director

Orestis is an experienced sustainable finance specialist with a demonstrated history in the shipping industry. He has also published a book on ship finance and contributed in the scientific fields of sustainable finance and greening of maritime transport. Orestis serves also as permanent representative of the Union of Comoros in the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and thus actively participates in the evolution of marine regulation and in particular in issues related to energy efficiency and greening as well as to wind-assisted propulsion. His educational background is in marine engineering, business analytics, ship management and finance and he gained professional experiences mainly in Europe, and having also concluded many projects in the Middle and Far East as well as in Africa.


  • Sustainable Finance
  • Marine Environmental Technology and Policy