Mission & Vision


WISTA is a networking organization for women at management level in the maritime industry.

WISTA shall:
• Facilitate the exchange of contacts, information and experiences among its members
• Promote and facilitate the education of its members
• Provide liaison with other related institutions and organizations worldwide


WISTA shall be acknowledged as a professional and highly reputable shipping organization with focus on improving levels of competency in the shipping industry and shall:

• Attract highly qualified people to the industry
• Attract highly qualified people to the organization
• Improve level of competency through focus on education and knowledge

WISTA Sweden

WISTA Sweden is the Swedish NWA (National WISTA Asoociation), formally organised as a non-profit organisation. WISTA Sweden's governing body is the annual general meeting, where all members of WISTA Sweden have a vote. The association's by-laws were updated by the assembly at the Annual General Meeting in 2014.

WISTA Sweden by-laws (PDF in Swedish)