BiographyDr. Evi Plomaritou is an Asst. Professor (in Chartering & Shipping Marketing) of the Department of Maritime Transport & Commerce at Frederick University (Cyprus). Moreover, since February 2011 she has been working as Shipping Consultant at the Lloyd's Maritime Academy (UK). She undertakes the planning of marketing strategies and chartering policies of shipping companies, as well as the in-company professional training in Greece and abroad (UK, Abu Dhabi, Cyprus, France, Switzerland, Denmark, Cape Town etc.).
From 2001 to 2008, she worked for the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) providing consulting and training services to shipping practitioners, while she was actively involved with the foundation of the ICS Greek Branch.
Her teaching experience is spread to the following institutions: Frederick University (Cyprus), European University (Switzerland), Middlesex University (UK), University of Piraeus (Greece), Metropolitan College (in collaboration with Southampton Solent University) etc.
Moreover, she has a 3-year research experience in maritime projects (funded by the European Commission) at the Research Centre of the University of Piraeus as well as a 9-month research experience onboard bulk carriers.
Her research has been published in leading academic journals. In addition, her writing experience includes 5 books and 15 e-books. Among them, the most prominent one is the recently published 8th edition of “Shipbroking and Chartering Practice”, a worldwide best-selling shipping book, published by Informa Law from Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group) as part of their book series called “Lloyd's Practical Shipping Guides”.
Evi Plomaritou was awarded with distinction her “PhD in Chartering Policy and Marketing Strategy of Shipping Companies” (University of Piraeus). She holds the “MSc in International Transport” (University of Cardiff, Wales), the “MPhil in Business Administration” (Capitol College University, USA), the “Advanced Diploma in Transport & Logistics” (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, UK) and the “Professional Diploma in Dry Cargo Chartering” (Cambridge Academy of Transport, UK). She has graduated with distinction from the Department of Maritime Studies of the University of Piraeus (BSc. in Maritime Business).
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Consultant and Asst. Professor in Chartering & Shipping Marketing