What Portia Does Best

Portia Management Services (Portia) was established in 1978 and delivers port management and operations and consulting, providing world-class management of port facilities. At Portia, we provide; management, advisory, consulting, training, and other services to ports and related organisations worldwide.

Our key strength is its ability to field teams combining senior line management and advisory experience. We have a range of staff in our ranks. This includes; experienced port executives, managers, stevedore workforce managers, engineers, accountants, economists, environmentalists, and safety experts who have substantial expertise in port management and the provision of technical assistance and advice. The company’s advisory experience covers over 350 assignments, and we have positively contributed to improving the productivity, viability and performance of many ports throughout the world.

Assessment, preparation and implementation are the basic principles of our advisory work. Our knowledge base encompasses all aspects of the port and maritime industry and forms the basis for searching and responsive assessments of projects, whether undertaken by individuals or teams of advisors. Our expertise and experience give us the ability to rapidly fulfil clients requirements, put together project teams, providing accurate and timely programmes of action in every discipline influencing port and maritime operations.

At Portia, we actively seek opportunities in overseas ports where external management and operational expertise is required. The company has been an equity partner in ports in South America, Africa and Asia. If you are seeking advisory or require external management and operational expertise in the maritime sector, please get in touch via our website.

Portia is registered as a firm of Port Consultants with international agencies, including: