Efthimios E MITROPOULOS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1939-05-30
Education St Paul French Coll Piraeus, Aspropyrgos Merchant Marine Acad (acad capt), Hellenic Coast Guard Acad
Publications N/A
Recreations swimming, diving, fishing, football, classical music, reading
Clubs RAC, Propeller Club (hon memb)
Style Efthimios Mitropoulos, Esq
Career apprentice, second deck offr and chief deck offr on merchant ships 1959-62, cmmnd coast guard offr Corfu and Piraeus 1964 (ret as Rear Adm); memb then head Greek delgn in the work of various sub-ctees and the Maritime Safety Ctee Int Maritime Orgn 1966-77, contrib to establishment of Jt Maritime and Aeronautical Search and Rescue Centre Greece 1967-72, harbour master Corfu 1977-79; Int Maritime Orgn: joined as implementaion offr Maritime Safety Div 1979, head Navigation Section 1985, sr dep dir for navigation and related matters 1989, dir Maritime Safety Div and sec Maritime Safety Ctee 1992, asst sec-gen 2000, sec-gen 2003-; chllr World Maritime Univ Sweden 2004, chm Governing Bd Int Maritime Law Inst Malta 2004, govr Royal Nat Lifeboat Instn; FRIN, Hon FIMarEst, Hon FNI; hon memb: Int Assoc of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities, Int Fedn of Shipmasters' Assocs, Hellenic Inst of Marine Technol, Shipmasters' Union of Greece; hon citizen Galaxidi Greece; Interferry Person of Distinction 2006, Union of Greek Shipowners Award for the Environment 2006, Danish Shipowners' Assoc Maritime Award, Seamen's Church Inst Silver Bell Award 2007, Int Hall of Fame Awards NY, Colombian Navy Medal for Servicios Distinguidos a la Dirección General Marítima, US Coast Guard Distinguished Public Service Award, Coastguard Award Grand Cross Argentina, Medal for Valour and Honour Hellenic Coast Guard; Dr (hc): Dalian Maritime Univ China, Univ of the Aegean Greece, Maritime Univ Romania, Nicola Vaptsarov Naval Acad Bulgaria, Univ of Messina Italy; Hon Dr Odessa Nat Maritime Acad Ukraine, Hon DSc City Univ London, Hon PhD Chung-Ang Univ Seoul, Hon DHL Schiller Int Univ London; Grand Cdr Order of the Phoenix of the Hellenic Repub, Commedatore Order of Merit of the Italian Repub, St Marcus Cross Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa, 15 November 1817 Medal Uruguay, Officier de l'Ordre du Mérite Maritime de la France, Medal of the Order of the Naval Merit Brazil
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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