Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (“Seanergy” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced today the results of the annual general meeting (“AGM”) of its shareholders and the appointment of Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”).
The Company’s AGM was held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Company’s executive offices in Glyfada, Greece. At the meeting the following proposals were approved and adopted: 1) the election of Mr. Dimitrios Anagnostopoulos and Mr. Ioannis Kartsonas, as Class C Directors to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, and 2) the appointment of Ernst & Young (Hellas) Certified Auditors-Accountants S.A. as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.
In addition, Seanergy announced the appointment of Stavros Gyftakis as the Company’s CFO, effective October 3, 2018. Stamatis Tsantanis, the Company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, had acted as the Company’s Interim Chief Financial Officer prior to the appointment announced today. Stavros (39) has been the Company’s Finance Director since October, 2017 and has more than 12 years’ experience in senior positions in the shipping finance industry. Before joining Seanergy, he was a Senior Vice President in the Greek shipping finance desk at DVB Bank SE. Stavros holds a BSc in Mathematics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, a MSc in Business Mathematics awarded with Honors, from the Athens University of Economics and Business and a MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance, awarded with Distinction, from Cass Business School of City University in London.