Administrative Board Members

at.png Austria

Viktor Siegl

Head of Legal and Administrative Department

Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie

Wien

Andreas Linhart (alternate)

Deputy Head of Legal and Administrative Department

Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie

Wien

be.png Belgium

Frans Van Rompuy

Directeur général,

Service public fédéral Mobilité et Transports

Direction générale du Transport maritime,

Bruxelles

Peter Claeyssens (alternate)

Conseiller général,

Service public fédéral Mobilité et Transports,

Direction générale du Transport maritime,

Bruxelles

bg.png Bulgaria

George Cvetkov

Executive Director

Bulgarian Maritime Administration,

Sofia

Anna Natova (alternate)

Director EU International Affairs and Projects,

Bulgarian Maritime Administration,

Sofia

cy.png Cyprus

Andreas Chrysostomou

Acting Director

Department of Merchant Shipping

Limassol

George A. Demetriades (alternate)

Marine Surveyor

Department of Merchant Shipping

Limassol

 

hrCroatia

Igor Butorac

Assistant Minister

Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure

Zagreb

Lukša Čičovački (alternate)

Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure

Zagreb

 

cz.png Czech Republic

Evzen Vydra 

Head of  Maritime Division,

Ministry of Transport

Praha

Ctirad Pacák (alternate)

Ministry of Transport

Division of Maritime Navigation

Praha

dk.png Denmark

Andreas Nordseth

Director General of the Danish Maritime Authoritiy,
Ministry of Business & Growth

Copenhagen

Francis Zachariae (alternate)

Deputy Director General,
Danish Maritime Authority

Copenhagen

ee.png Estonia

Andrus Maide

Director General,

Estonian Maritime Administration,

Tallinn

Tarmo Ots

Director of the Maritime and Aviation Department,

Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communication,

Tallinn

fi.png Finland

Tuomas Routa

Director General, Maritime Sector,

Finnish Transport Safety Agency

Helsinki, Finland

Sirkka-Heleena Nyman (alternate)

 

Ministry of Transport and Communication,

Helsinki, Finland

fr.png France

Regine Bréhier

Directrice des affaires maritimes

Direction générale des infrastructures des transports et de la mer,

Paris 

Jean-Luc Le Liboux

Sous directeur de la sécurité maritime

Direction des affaires maritimes

Paris

de.png Germany

Achim Wehrmann

Director of Shipping 

Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Developement,

Bonn

Jan Reche (alternate)

Head of Division for Maritime Safety and Transport Engineering

Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Developement,

Bonn

gr.png Greece

Panagiotis Petropoulos

Director General, Shipping Policy and Safety of Navigation

Piraeus

Agisilaos Anastasakos (alternate)

Director for Shipping Policy and Safety of Navigation

Piraeus

hu.png Hungary

Róbert Kojnok

Head of Shipping Department,

National Transport Authority

Budapest

Csaba Bellyei

Head of Unit

National Transport Authority

Budapest

ie.png Ireland

Maurice Mullen

Maritime, Shipping, Ports and Freight
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

Dublin

Eilish Kennedy (alternate)

Principal Officer - Maritime Safety Policy Division
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

Dublin

it.png Italy

Nicola Carlone

Comando Generale del Corpo delle Capitanerie di Porto,
Italian Coast Guard
Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure

Roma

Piero Pellizzari (alternate)

Comando Generale del Corpo delle Capitanerie di Porto,
Italian Coast Guard
Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure

Roma

lv.png The Republic of Latvia

Jānis Krastiņš

Chairman of the Board,

Latvian Maritime Administration

Riga

Laima Rituma (alternate)

Director of Maritime Department

Ministry of Transport

Riga

lt.png Lithuania

Evaldas Zacharevicius

Director,

Lithuanian Maritime Safety Administration

Klaipeda

Robertinas Tarasevicius (alternate)

Deputy Director,

Lithuanian Maritime Safety Administration 

Klaipeda

lu.png Luxembourg

Robert Biwer

Commissaire du Governement aux affaires maritimes

Luxembourg

Joël Mathieu (alternate)

Conseiller technique

auprès du  Commissariat aux

Affaires maritimes,

Luxembourg

mt.png Malta

Ivan Sammut

Registrar General Shipping and Seamen,

Merchant Shipping Directorate, Transport Malta,

Marsa

David Bugeja (alternate)

Chief Officer,

Ports and Yachting Directorate, Transport Malta

Marsa

mt.png Netherlands

Arnold van Vuuren

Director

Netherlands' Shipping Inspectorate

Rotterdam 

Brigit Gijsbers (alternate)

Director, Maritime Transport

Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment

The Hague

pl.png Poland

Katarzyna Krzywda

Deputy Director

Department for Maritime Transport and Shipping Safety in the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development
Warsaw

Andrzej Królikowski (Alternate)

Director

Maritime Office in Gdynia

Gdynia

pt.png Portugal

Miguel Sequiera

Director

Directorate General for Natural Resources Segurança, Safety and Maritime Services

Ministry of Agriculture, Sea, Environment and Spatial Planning

Lisboa

 

José Maciel (alternate)

Subdirector

Directorate General for Natural Resources Segurança, Safety and Maritime Services

Ministry of Agriculture, Sea, Environment and Spatial Planning

Lisboa

 

ro.png Romania

Constantin Casiade

Director

European Affairs and International Relations Directorate

Ministry of Transport, Construction and Tourism

Romanian Naval Authority

Constanta

Viorel Olea (alternate)

Director

Naval Transport Directorate

Ministry of Transport

Constanta

sk.png Slovakia

Josef Mrkva

Head of Maritime Office, Ministry of Transport,

Post and Telecommunication,

Bratislava

Fedor Holcik (alternate)

Ministry of Transport,

Post and Telecommunication,

Bratislava

si.png Slovenia

Jadran Klinec

Director,

Ministry of Infrastructure and Spatial Planning,

Slovenian Maritime Administration,

Koper

Primož Bajec (alternate)

Head of Department for Traffic Monitoring and MRCC,

Ministry of Infrastructure and Spatial Planning,

Slovenian Maritime Administration,

Koper

es.png Spain

Rafael Rodríguez Valero

Director General de la Marina Mercante,

Ministerio de Fomento, Secretaría General de Transportes, Direccción General de la Marina Mercante

Madrid

Benito Nuñez Quintanilla (alternate)

Vocal Asesor

Unidad de Apoyo de la Direccion General de la Marina Mercante

Madrid

se.png Sweden

Erik Eklund

Acting Maritime Director

Swedish Transport Agency

Stockholm

Maria Gelin (alternate)

Head of Unit / Senior Advisor,

Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications,

 Stockholm

gb.png United Kingdom

Thomas Barry

Deputy Director,

Department for Transport,

London

Jim Spooner

Pollution Prevention

Department for Transport,

London

 Representatives of the European Free Trade Association States

is.png Iceland  

 
 Hermann Gudjonsson

 Director General

 Icelandic Maritime Administration,

 Kopavogur

 

no.png Norway   

Olav Akselsen 

Director General

Norwegian Maritime Directorate,

Haugesund

 

Kirsti Lovise Slotsvik (alternate)

Director General,

Norwegian Coastal Administration,

Ålesund

 

 eu.pngRepresentatives of the Commission

Matthias Ruete

Director General

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE)

 
----------  (alternate)

Deputy Head of Unit in charge of maritime safety

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE)

 

Fotis Karamitsos,

Director in charge of maritime transport

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE)

Christine Berg (alternate)

Head of Unit in charge of maritime safety

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE) 

Olivier Onidi

Director in charge of resources

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE/ENER)

 
Paloma Aba-Garrote (alternate)

Head of Unit in charge of Shared Resources Directorate

European Commission

Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE/ENER)

Florika Fink-Hooijer

Director in charge of civil protection policy

European Commission

Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO - Civil Protection Policy

Marianne Wenning (alternate)

Director in charge of marine environment

European Commission

Directorate-General Environment (ENV) 

 Professionals

Kaia Vask (Tallin)Estonia

Anna Bredima (Athens) Greece

Bernd Kröger (Hamburg) Germany

Dirk Sterckx (Brussels) Belgium