Stefano Parodi is a founding member of the TPN and in 2017 joined the TPN executive as the Deputy Chair. Stefano is owner and director of Tasmanian World Wide Shipping (TWWS). As a maritime shipping agent specialising in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean niche spheres, TWWS handles all vessel and charters/owner port call requirements. These include customs, quarantine, port authority and stevedoring service. TWWS also handles freight forwarding and customs brokering services. Stephen’s clients include the National Antarctic Programs of Australia, the United States, China, France, Korea and Switzerland putting him at the forefront of international Antarctic logistics in Tasmania.