News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Polaris Chief Executive Officer, Warren Jones has announced the promotion of Paul Moniz to the position of Operations Manager at Stevedoring Services Limited (SSL) effective July 26, 2023. This appointment is a testament to Paul’s leadership and dedication to the logistics and container management company.
Paul Moniz is a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience in logistics and container management. He has received local and international training in various aspects of this specialised industry. Moniz has been an integral part of Stevedoring Services Limited, showcasing his expertise and commitment since joining the company in 2010.
In his new role as Operations Manager, Paul has been entrusted with overseeing all activities related to the Polaris subsidiary including ship operations, garage maintenance, equipment, and inventory management. He will also be responsible for all financial aspects of SSL.
Paul’s in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the company’s operations coupled with his proven track record in managing the complexities of the island’s vital dock operation, has equipped him for the senior role. Prior to his most recent promotion, Paul held the post of Superintendent of Operations since 2019.
Warren Jones, CEO of Polaris, parent company to SSL, expressed his confidence in Moniz’s capabilities, stating: “Paul has been acting successfully in this role for close to a year and we are pleased to officially appoint him as Operations Manager of Stevedoring Services Limited. His extensive experience, his diligence, and leadership has already made an impact. The board, the SSL team and I are confident that Paul’s appointment ensures we deliver on our commitment to serve Bermuda and build value for our shareholders.”
Paul Moniz said: “I would like to thank my CEO and the board for entrusting me with this awesome responsibility. I look forward to continuing the work to increase efficiency, ensure health and safety, and deliver excellent service for Bermuda alongside my team of hardworking professionals and with the support of our shipping partners at Neptune and Neptune.”
The promotion of Mr. Moniz to this crucial position highlights the company’s commitment to recognizing and fostering talent from within its ranks. Stevedoring Services Limited is the island’s primary container and logistics provider managing the City of Hamilton Port and handling over 95% of the island’s critical imports.