June 17 - Foss Maritime's chief operating officer, John Parrot, is replacing Paul Stevens as president of the company, with effect from August 1.

Stevens will remain ceo of Foss until the end of 2016, when he will become senior vice president and managing director of Foss' parent company Satchuk.

Parrot joined Foss as chief operating officer in January 2016 from sister company Tote Maritime. He brings over 28 years of experience in the maritime industry to his new role.