PEPPINO D’AMATO

Chairman Perseveranza S.p.a. di Navigazione

(1926, Torre del Greco). He is the President of “Perseveranza Spa di navigazione”. He is the leader of a family of Shipowners that since four generations is present in the world shipping community Giuseppe D’Amato is unanimously recognized as one of the most prestigious entrepreneurs in the Italian Shiowners community.
He has been Vice President of Confitarma, the Italian Shipowners Association, for six years; he has been Board Member of Banca di Credito Popolare of Torre del Greco, the biggest independent regional bank in Southern Italy; he has been Board Member of Ums Generali Marine Spa, the biggest Italian Insurance Company specialised in Maritime Hull and Machinery Risks, that today is a branch of Assicurazioni Generali for transportation; he has just been awarded an honorary degree in Shipping Business at the Università Parthenope in Naples.