All Senior S&P Brokers and Project Managers at ITCM hold Masters Degrees from accredited business Universities, as the knowledge deriving from these degrees is essential in developing a business and finance integrated view. Furthermore, our team consists of members with either a naval architecture and marine engineering background, as we believe it is of paramount improtance knowing the ship itself, and/or with professional experience on board seagoing commercial vessels.
Alexandros Koutalianos (1973),a holder of a Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering by NTUA and a Masters Degree in Shipping, Trade and Finance by the City University of London (CASS Business School), is the one who founded ITCM in 2006. He formerly held the position of in-house broker in Meadway Shipping, where he successfully concluded a significant number of S&P deals.
Costas Hardalis (1978) joined the company in 2012 also after resigning from Clarkson (Hellas). Costas having an experience of more than 10 years in shipbroking also holds an BSc degree and Postrgraduate diploma from the London Metropolitan University in International Trade and Transport.
Dimitris Seretis (1984), holding a degree in Mathematics from Lancaster University, UK, joined the ITCM team in 2010 thrilled by the Shipping industry and eager to succeed within it. Having a background in a sales department for a Middle Eastern group he managed in a very short period of time to apply his diversified experience in shipping and establish himself in the industry, concluding several sale and purchase agreements.
Kostis Kouroubetsis (1970), holding a Masters' Degree in International Trade and Transport from University of Wales,Cardiff and a Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration from The American College of Greece (Deree). Kostis joined our company in December 2013, after 14 years of experience working in G. Moundreas as a Sale and Purchase broker.
Spyros Alexandropoulos (1976) joined the company in 2009 as a partner after resigning his S&P duties at the Piraeus based branch of Clarkson’s (Hellas), where he enjoyed a successful career with a proven track of successful deals. Spyros holds a Masters Degree in Shipping, Trade and Finance by the City University of London (CASS Business School) and a Bachelors Degree in Maritime Business and Maritime Law by Plymouth University.
Zisis Stylianos (1984), holding a Degree in Business Administration by University of West Macedonia and a Master Degree in Shipping, Trade and Finance by the City University of London (CASS Business School). Also, he holds a second Master Degree in Maritime Operation by John Moores University and the ICS (Instituted of Chartering Shipbrokers), joined the firm in 2013 after resigning from his previous position as an operator at London based company.