Global Ports Holding stems four
The Turkish port network has opted for the creation of regional operating structures
After significant growth in the number of cruise ports it operates in recent years and with a strong pipeline of new port opportunities, Global Ports Holding Plc has reorganised its cruise operations under a new Regional structure.
Four Regional Directors have been appointed to manage the new divisions.
Javier Rodriguez, current General Manager of Barcelona cruise port, has been appointed Regional Director - West Med, which currently includes Barcelona, Malaga, Lisbon and Singapore ports. Aziz Gungor, current General Manager Ege Port- Kusadasi, has become Regional Director - East Med, which currently includes Ege Port, Bodrum, Antalya, Zadar and Bar cruise ports.
Stephen Xuereb, Chief Operating Officer now acts as Regional Director - Central Med, which currently includes Valletta, Cagliari, Catania and Ravenna ports.
Michael Maura Jnr, who has recently joined the Group, will become Regional Director – Americas.
All new Regional Directors will report to Stephen Xuereb, Chief Operating Officer.
“Our new organisational structure is another step forward in the evolution of the Group. It reflects our growing operations and will help provide a strong platform for our next stage of growth, while maintaining operational discipline across the current portfolio” commented Emre Sayin, CEO of Global Ports Holding.