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  La Boca Bldg. 1033

Rep. of Panama, Panama

   (507) 520-0330

  mtcclatinamerica@umip.ac.pa

  Monday to Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Staff MTCC

Aládar Bógar Rodríguez Díaz

President of UMIP and Director of the MTCC

Professional with more than twenty years in the maritime sector. His academic training as a nautical engineer, and experience, of six years, as a merchant marine officer has enabled him to perform specialized works as a maritime accidents investigator and marine surveys. His subsequent studies of maritime law has allowed his practice as a lawyer in the sector and to teach specialized classes, conferences and maritime courses. He is a member of the following organizations in the United Kingdom: the Nautical Institute, International Institute of Marine Surveying and London Maritime Arbitrators.

Aricel Arauz

Administrative Assistant

A graduate of the International Maritime University of Panama (UMIP), Aricel has logistical and administrative experience in the maritime sector, including management and issuance of technical certification of ships under IMO conventions, particularly SOLAS, MARPOL, STCW and ISM Code, among others.