President, Education Committee at Confitarma and Chairman CA.FI.MA. Group

Mario Mattioli passed Italian Ship Agents exams in 1988 and graduated in Economics at the University of Naples “Federico II” in 1989.

Between 1979 and 1981 he used to spend two months per year on board of bulk carriers during summer periods. He then had a 3 months work experience at E A Gibson (Shipbrokers) in London (United Kingdom). Later between 1982 and 1986 he worked at his grandfather’s office Scinicariello in Naples (Italy) (Shipowners of deep-sea tankers and dry cargo vessel as well as owners of three tug companies in the ports of Augusta, Messina and Milazzo located in East Sicily). After that, Mario spent two year –secondment working in the tug boat company located in Sicily (Italy) and he then moved back to Naples where he specialised in the management of the Group Shipping Companies working at Scinicariello Ship management between 1987 and 1997. Up to 2013 he was Chairman and Managing Director of Augusta Maritime Services Srl (terminal operator) and of Capieci SpA (tugboat) as well. Mario was also Director of Blenheim Shipping UK (tankers and dry cargo) up to 2014.

He is currently Chairman of various companies such as Cafiero Mattioli Finanziaria di M.L.Cafiero & C.CA.FI.MA.S.A.p.A. (holding company), Augusta Offshore SpA(offshore supply vessels), SynerGas srl(lpg gascarrier), Picciotto srl (tugboat) and Managing Director of Augusta Offshore SpA (offshore supply vessels), SynerGas srl, Picciotto srl (tugboat), Scinicariello Ship Management SpA (management). These companies deal daily with Brasil, United Kingdom, Egypt, Libya, Mexico, Japan, Korea, Norway, Australia and Nigeria.

He is also Member of the Board and of the Executive Committee of “Confitarma” (the Italian Ship Owners Association), President of the “Education Committee” of Confitarma, President of the “Fondo Nazionale Marittimi” (Italian Seafarers National Fund), Vice President of “Accademia Italiana della Marina Mercantile”, Past President and Member of the Board of “Assorimorchiatori” (the Italian Tug Owners Association) , Member of the Board and of the Executive Committee of “Britannia Steamship Insurance Association Limited UK”, Honorary Consul-General of Thailand.

Mario speaks Italian and English