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Evangelos Marinakis

Capital Product Partners L.P.
Evangelos Marinakis serves as Director and Chairman of the Board of Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ:CPLP) since March 2007. He has served as President and Chief Executive Officer and as a Director of Capital Maritime & Trading Corp. since its incorporation in March 2005. Mr. Marinakis also served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NYSE-listed Crude Carriers Corp. until its merger with CPLP in September 2011. For the past 20 years, Mr. Marinakis has also been active in other shipping ventures, as well as in real estate and energy. 

In June 2010, Mr Marinakis acquired Olympiacos F.C., the biggest and most successful football club in Greece and has since served as its President. Mr. Marinakis served as president of ‘Superleague Greece’ and Vice-President of the Hellenic Football Federation (HFF) from August 2010 until September 2011. 

In the local elections of May 2014, Mr Marinakis was elected council member of the City of Piraeus with the highest number of votes on record. 

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