Evangelos M. Marinakis
Capital Maritime & Trading Corp.

Mr. Marinakis is the founder and Chairman of Capital Maritime & Trading Corp. Capital Maritime currently manages a diversified fleet of 74 vessels and a total 9mil deadweight including the fleet of NASDAQ listed Capital Product Partners L.P. Mr. Marinakis has a successful track record of more than 30 years in shipping and capital markets having successfully completed two IPOs and having grown the Capital companies throughout the shipping cycles. Mr. Marinakis has been also the architect of Capital's diversification from a dry bulk company two decades ago into product and crude tankers as well as containers having repeatedly timed successfully the newbuilding and second hand asset markets.