Stanislav Yurievich Ritz has been appointed to the position of the Director of the Representative Office of FAI “Russian Maritime Register of Shipping” in the Netherlands.

Ritz graduated from Nikolaev Shipbuilding Institute named after Admiral Makarov with a specialization in "Operation of marine power plants". He started his work in 1998 as a surveyor of the RS Branch Office in Murmansk. Since 2004 he has been working in the RS Representative Office in Sweden.

The RS Representative Office in the Netherlands was established in 1990 and it has been providing services in all key areas of the organization. Apart from the office in Amsterdam, the RS Survey Station is in operation in Rotterdam.