Capt. Andriyan Evtimov

Capt. Andriyan Evtimov

Andriyan Evtimov was born on 30th November, 1963 in Rasovo, Bulgaria. 

In 1986 graduated Naval Academy “Nikola Vapzarov” in Varna, Bulgaria – specialty “Navigation”.

1986 – 1999 – Sea going experience in company “Navigation Maritime Bulgare”, Bulgaria (NAVIBULGAR) starting as cadet up to Master in command.

1999 – Superintendent and Manager of Safety, Quality and Environment Department in NAVIBULGAR, DPA ashore. Responsible for Safety and Environment control of 72 ships. 

2000 – 2001 – Director of Tramp Shipping in NAVIBULGAR, DPA ashore. Chartering and Operation of 55 bulk carriers.

2002 – Harbour Master of Port of Varna, Bulgaria and Director of Maritime Administration, Varna branch. Lecturer in Bulgarian Maritime Training Center on Maritime Conventions and Safety Management Systems.

2003 – to present – Managing Director of “Stargate Maritime” Ltd.  “Stargate Maritime” Ltd is Crew Management Company with 400 Bulgarian officers. 

2006 – Master degree of Tokai University in Japan – “Global Management and Leadership”.

2006 – Preparing Research “Profile of the Bulgarian Officer of Merchant Marine”

2008 – Developing of apprentice and cadet program for Bulgarian students. Education and training of more than 250 cadets for the period 2008 – 2020.

2008 – 2010 – Chairman of Bulgarian Chamber of Shipping

2000 – present – Member of The Nautical Institute, London . 2011 – 2017 Member of the Council of The Nautical Institute.

2016 – present – International Maritime Organisation Good Will Ambassador 

Certified Auditor for ISM, ISPS and ISO standards.