Danaos Management Consultants

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Danaos Management Consultants S.A.
FounderDimitrios Konstantine Theodossiou, Dr John Coustas
Area served
ProductsDanaos Enterprise, Sea Routes, Info@GATE
Number of employees
about 70 persons

Danaos Management Consultants is a software and services company specializing in the maritime industry. The company target market is mainly Shipowners.

Company history[edit]

Danaos Management Consultants.[1] was founded in 1986 by close friends Dimitris Konstantinos Theodossiou[2] (Dipl. Eng., DUC, MSc) and John Coustas (Marine Engineer, MSc, PhD in Computer Controls), the son of Greek ship owner Dimitrios Coustas. John Coustas is also the owner of Danaos Corporation, a containerships management company. It incorporated in 1986 and Danaos Enterprise,[3] the main software[3] suite, was launched two years later in 1988. By the early 1990s the company had already over 50 clients. Danaos opened its first branch in the UK in 1992 followed by expansion in the USA and Germany.


Danaos Management Consultants.[1] develops 34 software modules for its Danaos Enterprise suite.[3] One of these modules, Info@Gate,[4] is the main messaging platform for the majority of shipping companies since the early 90s mainly because it handles many types of communication protocols including intranet memos,[4] email,[4] FAX[4] and Telex[4] as it is still in use in maritime, complete with integrated ticketing and support system. Other modules cover financials, supply management, crew management, spare management, International Safety Management Code, E-learning etc.


  1. ^ a b Company presentation at Digital Ship conference
  2. ^ The Paperwork Pain, article by Mr Theodossiou in Ship Management International
  3. ^ a b c "InfoMarine entry". Archived from the original on 2013-12-15. Retrieved 2013-11-22.
  4. ^ a b c d e "Review of iPhone version of Info@Gate software". Archived from the original on 2013-12-03. Retrieved 2013-11-22.

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