New appointments at American Club

The managers of American Club have announced one new appointment in the London office and two in Hong Kong.

Shipowners Claims Bureau Inc. (SCB) said that Arsinoi Iliokaftou had been appointed Claims Executive in London, to add strength to the existing capabilities in the claims liaison sphere. Meanwhile in the Hong Kong office Vicky Cheng and Joe Wan have been appointed as Business Development Executives – Asia to assist in the Club’s and Eagle Ocean Marine (EOM)’s initiatives in the region.

Iliokaftou is a fully-qualified Greek lawyer, as well as holding a master’s degree in maritime law from the City University in London, and is in the process of qualifying as an English solicitor. She is also a Member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers of the UK. Prior to joining the management team, Arsinoi worked for several years in the London office of another Group club.

Vicky Cheng gained under- and post-graduate degrees at Shanghai Maritime University, Fudan University, and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in disciplines ranging from international economics to trade policy and transport logistics. Cheng served most recently as client manager in the marine department of a major international insurance broker in Hong Kong.

Joe Wan holds bachelor and master’s degrees in law from the East China University of Political Science and Law and the City University of Hong Kong. He also has significant marine insurance experience derived from his previous employment at a leading specialist broker in Hong Kong during which he handled many lines of marine business.