Leiātaua Samuel Phineas reappointed as CEO of SSC


Cabinet has approved the reappointment of Leiātaua Samuel Phineas as the Chief Executive Officer for the Samoa Shipping Corporation for the next three (3) years.  

Leiātaua was strongly recommended by the panel to continue for another three years. He was first appointed to this position in May 2020 following years of services as a seafarer, a National University of Samoa lecturer and an Operations Manager for the Office of Tokelau affairs.

He also served as an A.C.E.O. at the Samoa Shipping Corporation.  

Leiātaua resides with his wife and children at Fa’ato’iaalemanū and also hails from the village of Lepuia’i, Manono.

He holds all the relevant qualifications and credentials to lead the S.S.C. to achieve its outcomes and provide safe and reliable ferry and marine shipping services.