Yuriy Vlasenko, Chief Officer

Yuriy Vlasenko, Chief Officer

The husband and father of five has worked for V.Ships since 2008.

From Crimea, Ukraine, Yuriy has been sailing since 1996 and is currently enjoying work on-board a self-discharging bulk carrier.

He said: "I am very happy in my job. V.Ships is a good company and I like going to sea - it is a respectful occupation.

"I feel like we are in safe hands here. Salaries are excellent and you are treat well. I would recommend anyone to work with V.Ships."

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