Lianghui Xia (Managing Director) 

15+ years' experience in commercial roles with leading shipowners’ and shipbroking firms in Oslo, Copenhagen and Shanghai. Previous companies include Maersk Tankers, RS Platou, Lorentzen & Stemoco and Optima Shipbrokers. Expertise in asset management, S&P, newbuilding and chartering projects. MSc degree in Marketing from Norwegian Business School BI. Joined Newport Shipping in April 2018 to lead the sales process. 
 
M: +47 9950 6658 (Norway) M:+86 150 2174 8068 (China) E: lianghui.xia@newportshipping.com 

Ingmar Loges (Head of Credit Committee / Managing Director, Germany) 

Entrepreneurial and driven Ship Finance Executive, with over 25 years of leading industry experience in domestic and international market places. Global Head of Ship and Offshore Finance for the last 15 years in leading financial institutions like DVB BANK SE Amsterdam, HSH Nordbank AG Hamburg or UniCredit Bank AG Hamburg and Singapore. Proven track record of marketing and executing transaction across multiple shipping sectors. Loans were executed globally with clients in all maritime centres and with clients of all sizes and structures from small to large, multinational, publicly listed enterprises. Very strong global network within the maritime and financial industry. 
 
M: +49 151 4048 4129 (Germany) E: ingmar.loges@newportshipping.com 

Abdullah Toksoz (Deputy COO) 

25+ years' experience in shipbuilding, ship repair and conversions. 15 experience as a shipyard manager. Project and planning manager, 500+ projects completed for Containers. Tankers and Bulk Carriers. Joined Newport Shipping in 2012 as Shipyard Superintendent. 
 
M: +90 533 764 13 78 (Turkey) E: abdullah.toksoz@newportshipping.com 

Wayne Stalley (CAO) 

20+ years' with Barclays, 5 years in Gibraltar covering the Mediterranean region including Cyprus, Malta, Spain and Portugal. Results focussed chartered banker with syndicated leveraged finance experience. Varied sales, due diligence, compliance & governance roles. Joined Newport Shipping in March 2018 to lead the administrative and governance process. 
 
M: +44 (0) 7826 924 266 (UK) E: wayne.stalley@newportshipping.com 

Ege Akcasoy (Managing Director) 

Ege is the Founder and the Managing Partner of Titanium Capital. He has previously worked for Deutsche Bank’s financing business for over a decade. He has deep knowledge and experience in mergers & acquisitions as well as all financing from common equity to senior debt as well as secured and unsecured transactions. He has spent his tenure at Deutsche Bank in Istanbul and London, and raised over USD110 billion through 150+ transactions for institutional funds, financial institutions, corporates, UHNWIs, sovereigns and SWFs. Ege holds a BA in Economics from Ohio Wesleyan University. 
 
M: +44 (0) 7872 516 960 (UK) E: ege.akcasoy@newportshipping.com 

Bayram Ukuser (Financial Controller) 

25+ years' experience in the financial services sector. Former International Corporate Manager with Barclays Wealth and Investment Management Division. Responsible for client onboarding and investment in Barclays Private Wealth and Investments practice.  Joined Newport Shipping in January 2013 as Financial Controller. 
 
M: +44 (0) 7554 517 966 (UK) E: bayram.ukuser@newportshipping.com 

Emre Cesim (Regional Technical Manager, Turkey & Greece) 

+15 years of experience in shipping industry. Specialized in project management for Newbuilding and Ship Repair. Working for NEWPORT Shipping as a Regional Technical Manager since May2017. Previously as Site Manager for Platinum Project FZCO/Dubai and Tuzla Shipbuilding Industry-GEMAK/Istanbul. Project Manager in Ship Repair Division of GEMAK/Istanbul. Mechanical Engineering from the Balıkesir Universty. 
 
M: +90 533 279 03 94 (Turkey) E: emre.cesim@newportshipping.com 

Stavros Leousis (Managing Director, Greece) 

15+ years of experience in Shipping sector as General Manager for reputable group. 
 
M: +30 695 547 7720 (Greece) E: stavros.lousis@newportshipping.com 

Antonios Chatzaras (Business Development Officer) 

Extensive commercial/analytical experience and knowledge in the Shipping and Yachting Industry. Previous roles were Ship Repair Coordinator, Junior Business Analyst & Senior Sales coordinator of reputable groups specialized on building professional relationships with customers. Antonios holds a BEng from Technological Institute of Chalkida and a BSc with honors from University of Greenwich in London. 
 
M: ++30 695 5806166 (Greece) E: antonios.chatzaras@newportshipping.com 

Dionysia Lagou (Customer Services Analyst, Greece) 

10+ years working experience in the Maritime and Banking Industries as Personal Assistant and Analyst. Business Administration Graduate from Technological Education Institute of Piraeus with a Master’s Degree focused in Shipping from University of Piraeus. 
 
M: +30 694 577 7577 (Greece) E: dionysia.lagou@newportshipping.com 

Honggang Li (Commercial Manager, China) 

19+ years' experience within the fields of shipyard procurement managment, newbuilding project management and shipping financial leasing. Previous positions as Head of Procurement for major Chinese private yard, Commercial Manager for newbuilding contracts on behalf of one of the major financial leasing firms in China, and Marketing Director for the one of the public shipping group in China. 
 
M: +86 180 1868 8383 (China) E: honggang.li@newportshipping.com 

Vahid Nikrou (Senior Technical Adviser) 

25+ years experience in maritime industry. 15 years+ experience with operation, management, offshore installation, new building FLNG, FSRU, LPGC as site manager, technical manager, third party auditor and advisor. Joined Newport Shipping in 2019 as Senior Technical Adviser 
 
M: +86 150 6276 6273 (China) E: vahid.nikrou@newportshipping.com 

Yueping Zhu (General Manager, Operation China) 

12+ years’ experience with business development and marketing at major Chinese shipyards. Previously Marketing Manager of Guangxin Shipbuilding & Heavy Industry Co.,Ltd.. Specialized in commercial management and project execution for shipbuilding and shiprepair. MSc in Management & Bachelor in Naval Architect from South China University of Technology. 
 
M: +86 139 0232 0356 (China) E: yueping.zhu@newportshipping.com 

More Chen (General Manager, Engineering & Design) 

16+ years' experience in shipbuilding design and technical management with rich knowledge in site operation for vessel newbuilding and retrofitting. Technical manager for different newbuilding projects as well as retrofit projects since 2008. Chief engineer for development/design/engineering. Major in Naval Architect. 
 
M: +86 186 0173 3590 (China) E: chen.mo@newportshipping.com 

Omer Ukuser (Analyst) 

Previous companies include KPMG, BAE Systems and Broadridge Financial Solutions with experiences within auditing, financial modelling and engineering. BEng with honours degree in Aerospace Engineering from Queen Mary University of London. Joined Newport Shipping in May 2018 as an Analyst. 
 
M: +44 (0)7514 380 645 (UK) E: omer.ukuser@newportshipping.com 

Frank Dunstone (Finance Analyst) 

Extensive accounting/analytical experience & knowledge in the Shipping, Banking, Real Estate & Energy industries. 10+ years working within the shipping industry for companies such as Maersk Line, Eastern Pacific Shipping & Lomar Shipping. Joined Newport Shipping in July 2019 as a Finance Analyst. 
 
M: +44 (0)7741 647 755 (UK) E: frank.dunstone@newportshipping.com 
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