Giuseppe Bottiglieri Shipping Company S.p.A. operates both in the tanker trade, with four owned tankers, and in the dry-cargo market with 11 new buildings, 3 of which already delivered, 37 chartered in bulk carriers Post Panamaxes, Panamaxes, Kamsarmaxes and Capesizes. Moreover the Company has been quite active with a series of COA contracts.
In the shipping industry the Company is well known for the particular care devoted to the quality of transportation, the safety of the crews and the cargoes, the reliability of the carriers, as well as the safeguard of the environment.
This is why its fleet is made up exclusively of modern bulk carriers and tankers of the latest generation, type Imo II, certified both by the RINA and by the ABS.
Since 2005, in the management of his Company, Giuseppe Bottiglieri, who is the President and CEO, is sided by his wife Ghetty and his daughters Mariella, Alessandra e Manuela, representatives of the sixth generation of the family.
Giuseppe Bottiglieri, who has been very active in the Italian shipping market for forty years, was elected Board Member in Confitarma (Italian Shipowners’ Association) in 1995 and since 2001 he has been the Chairman of the Oceanic Navigation Committee and a member of the Executive Committee.
Since 2003 he has been appointed Director of the UK P&I Club, representing Italy in the United Kingdom Protection and Indemnity Club in London.
In 2003 he was elected Vice Chairman of INTERCARGO, the International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners based in London, which clusters 3.700 dry cargo vessels. Since 2002 he has been Council Member of INTERTANKO, the International Shipowners’ Association of Tankers and has been elected Italian Committee Member of ABS (American Bureau of Shipping of New York).
His wife Ghetty, English Language and Literature’s teacher, untiring right hand of Giuseppe, is board member of the Company.
The eldest daughter, Mariella, Managing Director and Chartering Manager, has been Board Member in the Executive Committee of the Young Shipowners in Confitarma since 2005.
In June 2006 she was given a prestigious international commitment as she was elected Director of the UK Defence Club, the international association of legal advice and defence of the shipowners, based in London.
Alessandra, the second daughter, managing director as well, is in charge of the operating department.
Manuela, the youngest one, after completing her law studies at the university Luiss Guido Carli in Rome, is now in charge of the legal department of the company and she's also a Board Member.