Our Team

Capt. J. Carmenes

Capt. J. Carmenes

Captain Javier Carmenes has 30 years experience in Shipping, Oil / LNG Terminal Operations and Marine Operations, including over 15 years sailing as Captain, Pilot, Mooring Master, Chief Officer and Deck Officer onboard Oil and LPG tankers.

Javier’s career ashore includes over 12 years working for an Oil Major, in the positions of Head of Marine Operations and Global Marine Operations Advisor.  Javier brings expert Maritime and Operations Logistics knowledge to the Vessel Blenders team.

Captain Carmenes obtained his Master Mariner Class 1 Unlimited Degree from the University of the Basque Country (Bilbao, Spain), and the equivalency of B.S. Logistics Management from Brooklyn College.  He earned his Diploma in Ship Management from Lloyd’s Maritime Academy, and is an Associate Fellow of the Nautical Institute.  Captain Carmenes holds Master Mariner Unlimited Licenses from Spain, Panama, Liberia, and The Marshall Islands.  Javier is fluent in English and Spanish, and proficient in Portuguese.


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