Ilias Bissias

Director, Naftika Chronika

Ilias G. Bissias is an Attorney at Law and the Director of the acclaimed and award winning magazine Greek Shipping Magazine Naftika Chronika (published since 1931) and the educational platform Isalos.net.

He is also the Director of Strategy and Policy of the Hellenic Marine Equipment Manufacturers and Exporters. Since 2008 he has regularly lectured and tutored at the University of the Aegean and at the ALBA Graduate Business School

of Athens, Greece on the following areas: International Shipping Policy, Strategy in Shipping and Corporate Communications. His research interests and academic publishing focus on international maritime policy, corporate communications and contemporary maritime history.

In the past he has also worked for the European Commission (1999-2002) and was a legal correspondent for Greece in the areas of air transport law and policy. He holds an LL.B and LL.M from the University of London (QMC and LSE).