Theodosiou re-elected as President of WISTA International

Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou has been re-elected as President of the Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA International) during its annual assembly held in the Cayman Islands.

Panagiotou, Management Director of the Tototheo Maritime Ltd, is a member of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber (CSC).

WISTA is a global organisation connecting female executives and decision makers around the world. WISTA International serves as a connector for its network of more than 3,000 female professionals from all sectors of the maritime industry.

The re-election of Theodosiou as President, is the outcome of her commitment and hard work during her previous term of office in promoting diversity in the maritime sector, which resulted in the significant achievement on July 2018 for the for WISTA International to be granted Consultative Status by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), giving further voice to the Association and contributing significantly to the work of the IMO, CSC said in a press release.

The Chamber congratulates Theodosiou and wishes her every success in the following two years, remaining confident that she will persist in her commitment to enhance the role of women in Shipping and to continue raising even more the profile of Cyprus Shipping on a global scale.

Source: Cyprus News Agency