Mary Pothitos

Maritime Legal and Insurance Consultant. Finished school at Concord College International, UK and obtained “A” levels in Economics, History, British and American Politics. After graduating from the law school of Wolverhampton University UK, attended the Lloyd’s Academy course in Cambridge, Anatomy of Shipping, followed by two years practical work in the City of London. Joint the family business of shipowning and shipmangement in Greece, in 1989 as Legal and Insurance Director until 2014. Strong management background, at senior level. Current position, at the Hellenic Shortsea Shipowners Association as Advisor-International Relations and Director of the Shortsea Promotion Center (SPC) Greece, representing Greece at the European Shortsea Network.  Starting the first Paralegal Maritime Services in Greece, an institution widely established in UK and USA. Fellow member of the Institute of Paralegals UK and associate member of the New York City Paralegal Association. Member of the WISTA ( Women International Shipping Hellas. Mother of four children.