Global Ports Investments PLC has announced the results of the Company’s Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) held under the chairmanship of Mr. Artemis Thomaides.
The EGM adopted the following resolutions:
- To elect Ms. Sonja Ajini as a director of the Company, to hold such office until the conclusion of the annual general meeting of the Members of the Company to be held in 2023, and to fix the annual gross remuneration of Ms. Sonja Ajini for the fulfillment of the Company’s director’s duties at EUR67.500 p.a.
- To elect Mr. Iosif Iosifakis as a director of the Company, to hold such office until the conclusion of the annual general meeting of the Members of the Company to be held in 2023, and to fix the annual gross remuneration of Mr. Iosif Iosifakis for the fulfillment of the Company’s director’s duties at EUR67.500 p.a.
Dr. Sonia Ajini is a legal professional with 19 years of experience. She is a founder and Managing Director of Sonia Ajini & Co LLC, a law firm, and Ajilex Ltd, legal advisors and maritime consultants. On the basis of her professional background and experience she has handled, counseled and, delivered legal services on diverse cases including (inter alia) commercial, contract, corporate, banking, maritime/shipping, and financial aspects, successful debt collection and recovery, mergers and acquisitions, arbitrary dispute resolution and complex corporate restructuring and negotiation.
Sonia Ajini has served as a director on several boards of Cyprus registered companies. She graduated from University of Matej Bel, Slovakia where she received a Master’s degree and Doctor of Law degree. In 2012, she also received a Master of law degree in Maritime law from London Metropolitan University.
Sonia Ajini is a Director and Vice-president of Cyprus-Slovak Business Association, Special Agent of the Liberian Maritime Registry in Cyprus, Associate Lecturer of Commercial and Shipping Law at University of Central Lancashire Cyprus and a member of Cyprus and Slovak Bar Associations.
Iosif Iosifakis has over 27 years of professional experience. In the last 20 years, he has held managerial positions in strategic and financial analysis and planning, and retail operations within telecommunication industry.
From 2008 to 2021, Mr. Iosifakis worked for Cablenet Communication Systems PLC, an independent alternative telecommunications provider in Cyprus, offering broadband, fixed telephony, television and mobile services through its wholly owned cable infrastructure. Initially Iosif joint the company as Chief Financial and Operations Officer, and in 2018 was promoted to Deputy CEO.
During his early years, Mr. Iosifakis was also Chief Financial Officer for CNS Investments Group where he assumed a leading role in various real estate, farming, and hospitality projects. From 2000 to 2008, Iosif Iosifakis held senior executive positions and was a member of the boards of directors in Greek and Cyprus telecommunication companies. He started his career path in PwC, where he had several roles in Audit and Management consulting.
Iosif Iosifakis graduated from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and University of Sussex, UK. Furthermore, he is a member of the Institute of Directors of England. He also completed additional educational programs such as High Impact Leadership programs in University of Cambridge and Customer Loyalty (A Strategic Approach) from Northwestern University/Kellogg.