GENCO after Peter Georgiopoulos

Genco Shipping & Trading named from Apollo Management’s Jason Scheir who will be replacement director after former chief executive Peter Georgiopoulos stepped down from the board earlier in 2016. A board committee recommended Jason Scheir to fill a vacancy on the board, according to a regulatory filing from the New York-listed bulker owner Genco Shipping & Trading. Apollo Management’s operating partner and Genco Shipping & Trading board member Arthur Regan took over the chairman’s role from Peter Georgiopoulos who resigned in October 2016.