George Xiradakis Appointment as Special Advisor to PCCI
The Administrative Committee of the Piraeus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) on Tuesday 23rd February 2021, unanimously approved the appointment of George Xiradakis as Special Advisor to PCCI. The decision was based on Mr. Xiradakis’ “long-lasting shipping experience which will be valuable and fruitful for PPCI on shipping business matters”.
Mr. George Xiradakis, Founder and Managing Director of XRTC Business Consultants, accepted this honorable appointment responding with enthusiasm to the President of the PCCI Administrative Committee, Mr. Vassilis Korkidis and its members. Mr. Xiradakis is keenly willing to join forces with the PCCI and the Greek Shipping cluster to promote Greece and mark up the sectors of commerce and industrial activities as leading drivers of improved productivity levels and sustainable economic growth.
Mr. Xiradakis mentions that “Chambers of Commerce should become the lighthouses of entrepreneurship in our country. Their role, especially in times of economic crisis, is very important for promoting the development of the local economy. My main concern for the city of Piraeus, where my company is based for more than two decades, is its upgrade as a shipping center, promoting its extroversion through a series of actions, which will assist its transformation in a competitive global hub for international shipping. It is my firm desire to contribute to the development of our country’s maritime economy, assisting with all my powers in promoting the Piraeus Maritime Center”.
XRTC PROFIL: XRTC Business Consultants Ltd. has been active since its establishment (1999) in Shipping Finance and in the provision of Advisory services to maritime Industry. XRTC has been commercial representative of international banking groups in the Greek Shipping Market, such as the French banking institutions Credit Lyonnais and Natixis, as well as a consultant to National and International Organizations and international shipping companies.
The Company has secured and organized with great success a large number of shipping loan agreements under various forms, through cooperation with International Banking Groups since its establishment.
Since 2009, XRTC cooperates with Chinese banking groups that are supporting Greek Shipping Market. The company managed for the first time ever to secure the financing of a Greek interest Shipping Company, directly from the Chinese banking group China Development Bank.
XRTC’s staff has knowledge and experience on a worldwide level, by offering high quality services throughout the duration of a transaction. The Company’s Research and Development Department based on its knowhow is able to analyze in depth all the matters of International Shipping. As a consultant in the Short Sea Shipping and Ferry Markets the company has undertaken many projects in Greece and abroad for both ship financing and further market development. XRTC cooperates with the largest export credit agencies in the world.
XRTC has been honored by International and Greek firms for its contribution to the development of Shipping and Ferry Market; such as Lloyds Greek Shipping Awards 2010 as the “Best Shipping Financier of the Year” and the award by Transport Finance as the “Best Deal of the Year for Export Credit”..
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