“7Mountains Maritime (7MM) is winning new clients and demonstrating its flexibility by adapting to its customers’ requirements. Their latest client, Vestland Offshore (see facts below) already employed Bulgarian seafarers on their vessels. However, they wanted to focus on management and operations, and they identified 7MM as their best partner for future professional recruitment,” explains Dumitrescu.
“We currently have three employees in Varna. Ivo Zlatanov is a former Captain and the current operating manager at 7MM. Maria Hristova occupies the crew manager position, while Ivelina Stoyanov Banusheva is employed as a Secretary and Crew Coordinator. Captain Zlatanov has been working for Vestland for many years and was already aware of the company’s needs. Maria has impressive experience of the crewing industry, while Ivelina, who graduated from university with a degree in History, Ancient Languages and Philosophy, is new in the shipping sector, but eager to learn as much as possible: “I always feel the sea as really close to my heart because I have a younger brother who works at sea, so starting my career in the shipping industry felt like the right thing to do,” says Ivelina. “On December 1st, 2000, I accepted the challenge to take up the role of office manager at the Bulgarian Manning Agency Promar Ltd. I was later promoted and for the last nine years I have held the position