WISTA Uruguay 2020 Elections
April 14, 2020
WISTA Uruguay is led by:
Ms. Kirsten Schandy – Director and partner of Thomas J. Schandy Ltda., Lloyd’s Agents and P&I Correspondents – PRESIDENT
Dr. Gabriela Vidal – Partner and Lawyer of Vidal Aradas Ascociados – VICE PRESIDENT
Dr. Andrea Signorino – Insurance and Reinsurance Advisor – SECRETARY
Dr. Monica Ageitos – Centro de Navegación General Manager – TREASURER
Lt. Commander of the Uruguayan Navy Valeria Sorrenti – Minesweeper “AUDAZ” Commanding Officer – VOCAL
Ms. Laura Olazabal – Assistant Manager of Universal Shipping Agency – Trustee
Ms. Solveig Schandy – Director and partner of Thomas J. Schandy Ltda., Lloyd’s Agents and P&I Correspondents – Public Relations Officer and WebMaster
The election was carried out on the 12th March 2020 by the Electoral Commission, more than 2/3 direct assistance of members who submitted their secret vote or through powers of attorney. The results of the election were published in the local media, newspapers and magazines as well in Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Additional re-founding members of WISTA Uruguay include: Ms. Solveig Schandy, Thomas J. Schandy LTDA., Lloyd’s Agents and P&I Correspondents; Ms. Karen Schandy, Thomas J. Schandy LTDA., Lloyd’s Agents and P&I Correspondents; Ms. Gabriela Elefteriu and Laura Olazabal, Universal Shipping Agency S.A.; Ms. Graciela Spoturno, G.S. Traducciones; and Dr. María Victoria Zorrilla, Lawyer at Port Prefecture of the Port of Montevideo.
WISTA Uruguay joins several other NWAs in the Americas, with additional expansion in South America expected later this year.