Christian Ioannou

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Christian is the Managing Director of Marine Catering Training Consultancy (MCTC) Marine Ltd.  

The company, based in Limassol, Cyprus, specializes in the training and catering management of soon reaching 400 vessels. The company’s unique approach in supporting and coaching the catering staff on board on a weekly basis, through distance coaching and onshore courses is one of the main reason of the company’s steady growth.

In addition MCTC supports the crews on board and their families at home by running health and nutrition workshops and various different initiatives.

Christian is the founder and Managing Director of MCTC with background in Hotel Management and Culinary Arts in Germany.  After more than 15 years having worked for Ship Managing and Owning Companies, Christian launched MCTC in 2013 with primary vision to change the quality of the meals served on board the vessels, significantly contributing in healthier eating habits on board the vessels.