Greek Prize Winners at the Institute’s Prize Giving Ceremony 2018 in London.

This year the Institute’s Prize Giving Ceremony took place on 18th of October 2018 at the prestigious Trinity House in London. The event was well organized and as always to celebrate student’s successes at the ICS Professional Qualifying Examinations in November 2017 and May 2018.

Opening remarks were given by the UK Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Transport, Nusrat Munir Ul-Ghani MP, who welcomed the guests and congratulated all distinction students.

Among the prize winners winning multiple prizes, five students from Greece were awarded for their excellent performance at the ICS Examinations worldwide.

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Dionysios Diamantopoulos, received an award for gaining the highest mark worldwide at Shipping Business Examination.

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Thomais Dova, MICS, received an award for gaining the highest mark worldwide at Dry Cargo Chartering Examination.

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Sara Jones, received an award for gaining the highest mark worldwide at Port Agency Examination.

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Foteini Konstantinou, received an award for gaining the highest mark worldwide at Shipping Law Examination.

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Paraskevas Kousounadis, FICS, received an award for gaining the highest mark worldwide at Ship Sale & Purchase Examination.

Lord Mountevans, the International President of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, congratulated all Prize Winners by saying the below inspiring words: “We are here to celebrate the achievements of our students, together with friends and colleagues from all over our maritime world. We are truly grateful for your efforts in your studies. You are not only the future for our Institute, and for our industry, and we are all very proud of you and your achievements”.

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After the awards ceremony, attendees had the chance to meet and network with fellow students, Institute’s officers and prominent industry figures at a dinner reception.