CEO Marco Fiori announced in October that he would resign at the end of the year.
“My personal involvement and dedication is to confirm, in an important moment for DIS, the d’Amico Group’s commitment to the success of the company, and my appointment as CEO will assure continuing on governance and all business operations,” d’Amico said. “The company has a clear vision for the business and a strong and experienced management team that will allow it to achieve it.”
Lima, Pa.-based Pilot Freight Services announced Mark Baker has joined the company in a newly created role as chief technology officer.
He will be tasked with applying best practices to Pilot’s existing IT infrastructure to optimize results and provide greater transparency to improve performance and reduce costs.
The General Assembly of the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) in Brussels on Wednesday unanimously re-elected Eamonn O’Reilly as chairman.
O’Reilly, who has served as chair the last two years, has been the chief executive of the Dublin Port Company since 2010.
The General Assembly also re-elected Annaleena Mäkilä and elected Zeno d’Agostino as vice chairs. Mäkilä is the managing director of the Finnish Ports Association, and d’Agostino is president of Assoporti, the Italian association of ports, and of the Port Network Authority of the Eastern Adriatic Sea.