A strong and specific identity
There are professionals who come from different paths that we have found ourselves choosing and confirming ; it is those professionals with a 360 ° knowledge of the work that Luigi Frungillo and Maria Fera carry out at the helm of MarFreight, combining complementary skills. For their years of experience in maritime transport and dedication to solving problems related to international trade, they present themselves as expert consultants able to give competent answers and provide adequate customs advice to any type of need related to transport and maritime services in particular.
Both with a solid university education linked to the maritime sector – at the Naval University Institute of Naples – with qualification both as a shipping agent and as a customs broker, today in MarFreight Luigi is in charge of the commercial and consultancy part and Maria of all the other aspects related to the operational and assistance part.
Luigi and Maria are assisted by a young team , made up of bilingual resources who enthusiastically approach a highly specialized job . In order to provide timely information on the progress of shipments, each customer is entrusted to a contact person who will personally take care of his order up to its destination.
The people behind the services
No matter how specific the request is, every day at MarFreight the team’s experience is put at the customer’s service with targeted advice, to help them meet their goals.
In MarFreight my experience as a forwarding agent
Luigi Frungillo, CEO of MarFreight, has been in the sector since 1995.
With a professionalism of over 20 years, he went from experience as a Finance Officer to experience as a commercial in the field of maritime and intermodal transport in Cosulich and ISO. In 1997 he joined the Gallozzi Group and remained there for 3 years perfecting its culture of maritime transport. After an interlude of another three years with two shipping agents, such as China Shipping Line and Norasia, in 2002 he returned to Gallozzi again with development tasks and started the GF Logistic company with offices in Italy and China.
Always looking for new challenges, he decides to join Maria Fera at MarFreight in February 2016. At the helm of MarFreight he tries to give impetus and professionalism to a sector in strong transformation, where the criticalities of shipments related to delivery times, customs problems and logistics solutions are the main variables to be addressed.
My experience as a shipping agent between customs and transport
In 1997 Maria Fera chooses a sector out of passion, that of maritime transport. Since then you have embarked on a personal and professional path of growth in the production and management of maritime services with conviction. From operational functions such as Booking & amp; Vessel Coordinator in Med Feeder Italia – “ I was embarked on the feeder with tasks of management and compilation of stowage plans. ” – During her twenty years of experience she has held various roles in the agency and shipowning sector: Inside Sales at Gallozzi Shipping, Branch Manager for Costa Container Lines and Sales Manager for CO.M.AG. (CMA – CGM).
At the close of the CO.M.AG. in 2014, Maria was able to relaunch and invest all her energies and experiences in the creation of MarFreight. She is always driven by the passion of a sector that she has chosen since her university days, having completed her studies with a thesis in International Navigation Law on the Responsibility of the Multimodal Carrier, a very far-sighted choice.
Thanks to the years spent working with the main shipowners, I personally know all the interlocutors who ensure my service.
Luigi Riccio – Degree in Management and Company Control from the University of Naples Parthenope (formerly the Naval Institute) – arrives at MarFreight after various experiences in transport companies, always with operational functions.
In MarFreight Luigi supervises the cycle of shipments by taking care of the executive control of the same and also carrying out customer care functions – “ I deal with both import and export, in Italy and abroad, personally ensuring the arrival at destination of the container”. </ em> A job that he carries out with a meticulous organization thanks to the coordination between the various areas – “Quick handling of requests is essential; good planning allows you to arrive ahead of schedule. “