George KOKKALAS

 

Piraeus Office

Naval Architect & Mechanical Engineer

(Marine & Yacht Surveyor)

| Tel: +30 6955066051 |

| Email: info@mentormarine.com |

George KOKKALAS

 Piraeus Office

Naval Architect & Mechanical Engineer

(Marine & Yacht Surveyor)

| Tel: +30 6955066051 |

| Email: info@mentormarine.com |

George holds a diploma of Naval Architecture & Mechanical Engineering – National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). He has experience as a Superintendent Engineer of a shipping company as well as a Marine Surveyor and damage evaluator of various independent consultancy firms. He also has working experience as an in-house Marine Surveyor of an Insurance Underwriter.

George joined the firm in 2018 and has been mainly dealing with Yacht Surveys, H&M damages and Condition Surveys. He is a Member of the Hellenic Association of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers and a Member of the Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE).

NATIONALITY

Nationality Greek

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Diploma of Naval Architecture & Mechanical Engineering – National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece (1999).

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 1999 – 2001, Superintendent Engineer in TRITEA MARITIME, monitoring Classification and Statutory program/surveys, preparing repair specifications and attending dry-docks. Routine ship inspections and ISM audits.   
  • 2002 – 2004, working as a Marine Field Surveyor at HELLENIC REGISTER OF SHIPPING Classification Society. Carrying out annual intermediate and special surveys or occasional damage surveys for Classification purposes. Carrying out statutory surveys on behalf of Flag Administrations.
  • 2004 – 2011, working as a marine surveyor and damage evaluator at MENTOR S.A., specialising in yacht surveys and handling various claims.
  • 2011 – 2012, working as a marine surveyor and damage evaluator at LYSIS Ltd., specialising in yacht surveys and handling various claims.
  • 2012 – 2016, working as an in-house marine surveyor at AIGAION INSURANCE CO., in charge of H&M and P&I surveys onboard ships and yachts. 
  • 2017 – to date, joined the surveying staff of Mentor Marine Consultants.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member of the Hellenic Association of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers
  • Member of the Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE)

LANGUAGES

– Greek (mother tongue)

– English (fluent)