Born at Piraeus on 1959 and never changed place of residence. He completed his maritime studies and also using his sea service gathered during school summer holidays and a little more got also his Captain certificate. Since 1981 runs his own companies in Piraeus (JOHN PSARRAS S+P, CHARTERING and VENUS SHIPPING ENTERPRISES S.A) dealing with Shipbroking, Shipmanagement and Shipowning. During this period passed under his management and Ownership 17 dry cargo ships and acted as intermediate in hundreds of both chartering and sale and purchase agreements, gaining a lot of knowledge and experience about the ships, their repairs, their crew, their management and contractual technicalities. Piraeus and the sea are part of his life and is great supporter of the belief that the blue of the Greek sea and sky cannot be met elsewhere worldwide.