Who is Evangelos Marinakis?
He is a Greek shipping tycoon and CEO of Capital Product Partners. He was born in July 1967. He is married to Anastasia. He has 4 children.
Marinakis is the owner of the yachts Amore Mio and Amore Mio II. In March 2020 he was diagnosed with coronavirus.
Capital Product Partners
Capital Product Partners L.P. (CPP) is an international shipping company and leader in the seaborne transportation of a wide range of cargoes, including oil, refined oil products, and chemicals as well as dry cargo and containerized goods.
In 2012 Capital Product Partners realized revenues of US$ 170 million and a net profit of US$ 99 million.
Marinakis and his family own 27% of Capital Product Partners, which represents a value of more than US$ 250 million. The company owns approximately 30 vessels with an average fleet age of 6 years.
All vessels are chartered in bareboat charters to clients such as Hyundai Merchant Marine, BP Shipping and Maersk Line.
Oil Tanker Amore Mio
His yacht is named after a 274-meter oil tanker owned by CPP, which also carries the name Amore Mio II.
He is the owner and president of the Greece soccer club Olympiakos FC.
Marinakis is the owner of Olympiacos FC, the most successful football club in Greece. Marinakis is actually chairman of the club, and owns the club through his company Abisso Holdings Ltd.
He also owns the Nottingham Forest Football Club. The club is based in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England.
His net worth is estimated at US$ 650 million. Marinakis is included in Lloyd’s List of the Top 100 of Most Influential People in shipping. He is an active philanthropist, donating mainly to Greek charity foundations.