From its meager beginnings to its current state, through highs and lows, her grace under pressure has placed our clients at ease through any crisis.
She currently oversees all accounting matters and has shown an adept knowledge in handling the crew MPI provides its clients.
With more than 20 years experience in many facets of the industry, he has helped spearhead the manning industry to what it has become today.
Having been the Chairman of the Board of Directors of OSG Manila, he has the utmost experience in crew management leading to one of the largest tanker specialty pools of personnel of which most has been retained by Michaelmar Phils., Inc.
As Director, the pressure falls on Mr. Ravanopoulos as he strives to deliver the quality of seafarers promised to our principals.
Currently taking his Bachelors of Science in Maritime Business. He has also undertaken his IMO Model Course for Instructors and Assessors. He currently heads the Leisure Department and the Training Department.
As our Human Resources Manager, her main duties consist of hiring competent personnel that will provide the same quality of work as expected by our principals.
She is currently handling all medical repatriation cases of MPI and with her team, shows great initiative to do what they can to protect the rights of MPI’s clients.
Capt. Nestor Vargas has been our Fleet Manager since 2009. With his extensive knowledge of today’s seafaring industry and vast experiences as a Master Mariner, he is one of the most reliable persons in the company.
An outspoken person with regards to crew welfare for all nationalities, Capt. Vargas acts a beacon for all seafarers and their families.
An award that is given to the company that has showed excellence in the field of recruitment.
After passing rigorous tests and obstacles, Michaelmar Phils., Inc. had succeeded making it the youngest company ever to be awarded this prestigious award.
Det Norske Veritas or DNV is a member of the International Association of Classification Societies (IACS).DNV follows a rigid guideline that enables the companies they audit to comply with most if not all major legislations, rules, policies both locally and internationally.
The Philippine Merchant Marine Academy (PMMA) is the oldest marine academy in the Philippines. Operated by the Filipino government under the supervision of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), the academy is located in San Narciso, in the province of Zambales. Students are called midshipmen/midshipwomen but are often also referred to as cadets. Upon graduation, students are automatically commissioned as ensigns in the Philippine Navy or Philippine Coast Guard.
Believing in crew welfare, Michaelmar Phils., Inc. has been awarded its Voluntary Statement of Compliance to the Maritime Labor Convention 2006 (MLC) by Det Norske Veritas, making it its second accreditation, the first one being from ABS. The issuance of the certificate from ABS makes Michaelmar one of the first Manning Agents in the Philippines to be compliant to the Maritime Labor Code of 2006.
The Filipino Association for Mariners’ Employment, Inc. is committed to ensure high management standards and business ethics. The membership provides competent, qualified and competitive seafarers to the world’s shipping industry, wherein there is a paramount need for consistency in meeting international maritime standards to ensure safe, efficient and environmentally sound vessel operations, thereby, attaining quality and excellence in the ship manning business.