Founded in 1998, HELLENIC PETROLEUM is one of the leading energy groups in South East Europe, with activities spanning across the energy value chain and presence in 6 countries. Its shares are primarily listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: ELPE) with a secondary listing on the London Stock exchange (LSE: HLPD/98LQ). HELLENIC PETROLEUM’s key shareholders are Paneuropean Oil and Industrial Holdings S.A. (45.5%) and the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (35.5%), with the remaining held by institutional (11%) and private (8%) investors.
Andreas Mentzelopoulos Foundation
The foundation was created by Corinne Mentzelopoulos in honor of her father, Andreas Mentzelopoulos. Andreas Mentzelopoulos was born in Achaia and developed business in France after the Second World War. Corrine owns and runs the Chateau Margaux winery, which represents the Excellency in the wine sector worldwide. The Foundation has established annual scholarships for students of the University of Patras.
Capital Ship Management Corp. ('Capital') is a distinguished oceangoing vessel operator, offering comprehensive services in every aspect of ship management, currently operating a fleet of more than 60 vessels including tankers (VLCCs, Suezmaxes, Aframax, MR/Handy product tankers), modern Capesize bulk carriers, LNG carriers and container carriers with a total dwt of more than 7 million tons. The fleet under management includes the vessels of Nasdaq-listed Capital Product Partners L.P.