General Maritime Corporation Appoints New CFO
General Maritime Corporation announced that it has appointed William "Bill" Viqueira as its new Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Viqueira is expected to join General Maritime on Monday May 5, 2003 and will replace James Christodoulou, who will leave the Company to pursue other interests. Mr. Christodoulou is expected to remain as a consultant with the Company in order to assist with the transition. Peter C. Georgiopoulos, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, stated, "We are extremely pleased to have Bill join General Maritime. His extensive financial management and strategic planning experience will benefit General Maritime as we continue to grow and further enhance our leadership as a world-class tanker company.