Mr. Ersin Ahmet Ozturker ( Dr.Eng. ), founder and director of ASTRA is a marine engineer graduated from Istanbul Technical University - Marine Engineering in 1993 and served onboard oceangoing merchant vessels thereafter.
He completed his master degree education in Maritime Transportation and Management Engineering at the same university followed by his PhD education in Maritime Economics. He is specialized in Charter Party Performance Warranty Claims and his doctorate thesis was published on the same issue.
In his office administration career he acted as Engineer Superintendent, DPA, CSO, Technical Manager and General Manager of a reputable shipping company in Turkey, especially owned and managed OBO vessels, tankers, ro-ro ships and bulk carriers.
He is acting as the sole Registrar on behalf of BARBADOS Maritime Administration by himself.