Prof. Dr. Orestis Schinas, Hamburg School of Business Administration (HSBA).
Dr-Ing Orestis Schinas is the Professor of Shipping and Ship Finance and Head of the Maritime Business School of the Hamburg School of Business Administration (HSBA) since 2008. He has a wide experience in the maritime and logistics industry and has offered his services to private and entities as well as to international organizations, such as the IMO and the EU.
His professional career includes large corporate projects, such as IPO and advanced research and business development assignments in the finance, shipping and port sectors, as well as senior and top-management positions. He has participated in many R&D projects and his work is published in major academic and business journals. He holds a Dipl-Ing (BEng/MEng) degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NTUA, 1994), in Shipping Management (WMU, 1998) and he was awarded the doctoral title in 2005 (NTUA) for his thesis on Multi-Criteria Decision-Making and Ship Finance applications.