Honors 2019 Personality of the Year!
October 31, 2019- Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands --Women's International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA).
Karin Orsel, CEO, MF Shipping Group, was honored as the 2019 WISTA International Personality of the Year at the Annual General Meeting. Orsel is extremely active in the maritime community. She currently serves as Co-chairman of the Royal Association of Netherlands Shipowners (KVNR), Vice Chairman and board member of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), Executive Committee Member of INTERTANKO, on the Board of BIMCO, as a Trustee of the International Seafarers' Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN), Chairman of MFG Seafarers fund, and is Immediate Past President of WISTA International.
"We are incredibly proud of Karin's accomplishments for our industry," said President of WISTA The Netherlands President Sylvia Boer. "She is dedicated to help others develop themselves and she is active in many boards trying to make our amazing industry more sustainable and visible. Thank you for being a source of inspiration, you deserve to be WISTA Personality of the Year 2019. Congratulations on behalf of all WISTA The Netherlands members."