Board & Management

Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer
Angeliki Frangou has been our Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer since our inception. Ms. Frangou has also been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Navios Holdings (NYSE: NM) since August 2005. In addition, Ms. Frangou has been the Chairman and Chief Executive
Chief Financial Officer
Chris Christopoulos has been our Chief Financial Officer since our inception. Mr. Christopoulos has been Senior Vice President—Financial Business Development of Navios Corporation since joining the Navios Group in 2017. Mr. Christopoulos has over 15 years of experience in financial markets and
Executive Vice President—Business Development
George Achniotis has been our Executive Vice President—Business Development since our inception. Mr. Achniotis is currently Chief Financial Officer of Navios Holdings and previously served as Senior Vice President—Business Development of Navios Holdings from August 2006 to April 2007.
Secretary
Vasiliki Papaefthymiou has been our Secretary since our inception. She has been Executive Vice President—Legal and a member of Navios Holdings’ board of directors since its inception, and prior to that was a member of the board of directors of ISE. Ms.
Director
Efstratios Desypris was appointed a member of our board of directors by our general partner effective upon our conversion into a limited partnership. Mr. Desypris is the Chief Financial Officer of Navios Maritime Partners L.P. since January 2010, and Chief Financial Controller of Navios Holdings,
Director
Konstantinos Maratos has been a member of our board of directors since our inception. Mr. Maratos is currently a Managing Director for a Swiss bank in London, prior to which he worked for both Barclays Bank and Eurobank EFG in the private banking area. Mr.
Director
Ted C. Petrone has been a member of our board of directors since our inception. Mr. Petrone has been a member of the Board of Directors of Navios Acquisition since its inception and was also President from its inception until December 2014. He has also been a director of Navios Holdings since May
Director
Ifigeneia Tzavela has been a member of our board of directors since our inception. Upon receiving her M.B.A., Ms. Tzavela joined INTEC S.A., a company specializing in the Petroleum Refining and Marine Industries in Greece. Beginning as a Sales Manager with the firm, Ms.
Director
Stefan Kuch has over 32 years of experience in finance and ship finance, having served in senior leadership positions in the shipping division of Commerzbank AG, one of Germany’s leading financial institutions. He also served as Managing Director of Hanseatic Ship Asset Management GmbH, a
Director
Vasilios Mouyis has over 28 years of experience in chartering and ship brokerage. He is the co-founder and managing director of Doric Shipbrokers S.A., a ship brokering firm. Previously, Mr. Mouyis served as a chartering broker at Clarkson’s Plc South African office, formerly known as Afromar Pty