Team

Francisco J. Venetucci – Managing Partner

Francisco owns a Master’s Degree in Maritime Law from the University of Southampton and is a fully qualified attorney-at-law in Argentina being admitted to both Rosario and Buenos Aires Bar Association.

As practicing attorney, he had addressed complex issues of conflict of laws and judicial cooperation. Moreover, he had handled several cases representing ship-owners, charterers, banks and financial institutions.


Raúl Venetucci – Head Chemical Advisor

Raúl is a chemical engineer with more than 30 years of experience in the crushing sector. He was responsible of designing and mounting two of the biggest crushing factories in the area. Raúl is a renowned expert in the field of soy-bean meal and crude soya bean oil (Vegoil).


María Victoria Colella – Operations Executive

María Victoria is a fully qualified English-Spanish translator and interpreter in Argentina, member of the Association of Translators of the Province of Santa Fe. She has a wide experience translating commercial contracts, certificates, resolutions, charter-party clauses, bills of lading, mate receipts, court hearings, among others.

She attended several shipping seminars locally and internationally, and she has recently achieved a Diploma in Ship Management from the North Kent College, UK.


Guido Luis Morlachetti – Head Surveyor

Guido is a licensed grain surveyor with a vast experience in vessel’s cargo-worthiness both bulk carriers and tankers loading veg oil, bio-diesel and by-products. His division monitors each operation prior to loading in order to help our clients reach the highest standard of cleanliness of the cargo holds and tanks.


María Belén Ugolini Castella – Lawyer/Public Notary

María Belén is a highly trained lawyer and licensed public notary who provides a full range of regulated legal services. She has been a key player in having documents properly notarized which have been used at a later stage both in arbitration or court proceedings. Maria Belén has intervened in a wide range of cases involving vessel cargo-worthiness, disputes between shippers and carriers of figures discrepancies, and notarization of shipping documents.


Natalia Belén Hermida – Lawyer

Natalia obtained her degree in law at the National University of Rosario. She is a fully qualified attorney-at-law with license to intervene both in Federal Court and the Courts of the Province of Santa Fe. Natalia’s main areas of interests are commercial disputes, international trade, and commercial conflict of laws and international litigation.