Bruce L. Blythe
Bruce L. Blythe (Independent) has been a member of our board of directors since October 2011.
Mr. Blythe has been involved in the shipping industry for over 20 years, having served as an advisor to the Livanos family since 1994. For nearly 30 years, Mr. Blythe has served as an advisor on finance and strategy to the Chairman and CEO of Ford Motor Company and to the Ford family, and prior to his service as an advisor he was employed in various strategic and financial positions at Ford Motor Company.
He also serves as a director of Ceres Shipping, our largest shareholder and is Vice-Chairman of the Ceres Group.
Mr. Blythe holds an M.B.A. in finance and transportation and a B.A. in business administration from the Pennsylvania State University.