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Evangelos J. Pistiolis
Chief Executive Officer

Evangelos J. Pistiolis founded our Company in 2000, is our President and Chief Executive Officer and serves on our board of directors since July 2004. Mr. Pistiolis graduated from Southampton Institute of Higher Education in 1999 where he studied shipping operations and from Technical University of Munich in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. His career in shipping started in 1992 when he was involved with the day to day operations of a small fleet of drybulk carriers. From 1994 through 1995 he worked at Howe Robinson & Co. Ltd., a London shipbroker specializing in container vessels. While studying at the Southampton Institute of Higher Education, Mr. Pistiolis oversaw the daily operations of Compass United Maritime Container Vessels, a ship management company located in Greece.

Vangelis G. Ikonomou
Executive Vice President

Vangelis G. Ikonomou is our Executive Vice President and serves on our board of directors since conception in July 2004. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Ikonomou worked from 1993 to 2000, within the Operations, Commercial as well as the HSQE departments of Eastern Mediterranean Maritime Ltd. a major ship-management company in Greece and from 2000 to end of 2001 as a second-hand vessels Sales & Purchase broker and shipping research analyst at George Moundreas & Company S.A. in Piraeus.  He joined the group early 2002 and served as the Commercial Director of Primal Tankers Inc. the then ship-management company of the group. 

Mr. Ikonomou holds a M.Sc. in Shipping Trade and Finance, from CASS Business School in London, UK.  A B.Sc. degree in Business Administration from Athens University of Economics and Business, in Greece and a Navigation Officer Degree, from the Higher State Merchant Marine Academy of Greece.

Alexandros Tsirikos
Chief Financial Officer

Alexandros Tsirikos is Executive Director of our Board of Directors since November 2008 and Chief Financial Officer since April 2009. Mr. Tsirikos is a UK qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA) and has been employed with Top Ships since July 2007 as the Company's Corporate Development Officer. Prior to joining TOP SHIPS, Mr Tsirikos was a manager with PricewaterhoouseCoopers where he worked for six years. During his career with PwC, Mr. Tsirikos drew experience both from consulting as well as auditing as he was a member of the PwC Advisory team and the Assurance team. As a member of the Advisory team, he lead and participated in numerous projects in the public and the private sectors, involving strategic planning and business modelling, investment analysis and appraisal, feasibility studies, costing and project management. As a member of the Assurance team, Mr. Tsirikos was part of the IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) technical team of PwC Greece and lead numerous IFRS conversion projects for listed companies. He holds an MSc in Shipping Trade and Finance from City University of London and a Bachelor's Degree with honours in Business Administration from Boston University in the United States. He speaks English, French and Greek.



 The only ECO MR pure play in the market

 Strong, experienced management team with proven ability to position TOPS in various economic environments and public track record of well timed vessel sales and chartering 


 Recent public offering raised $21.3 million 


 Focus on state of the art ECO MR Product Tankers 


 Contracted revenue of $199M ($124M firm/ $75M options) with high quality charterers, providing strong cash flow visibility 


 Market fundamentals in line with company strategy 


Top Tankers, Inc. is a provider of international seaborne transportation services carrying refined petroleum products and crude oil. As of December 31, 2006, the Company's fleet consisted of 24 vessels (including 18 vessels sold and leased-back), consisting of 11 double-hull Handymax product tankers and 13 double-hull Suezmax tankers, with a total cargo carrying capacity of approximately 2.5 million deadweight tons (dwt). TOP manages the deployment of the fleet between spot market voyage charters, which generally last from several days to several weeks, and time charters, which can last up to several years. During the year ended December 31, 2006, the Company sold and leased-back four double-hull Handymax, four double-hull Suezmax and five double-hull Suezmax tankers for a period of 5 years, 5 years and 7 years, respectively. The Company entered into an agreement with SPP Shipbuilding Co, Ltd of the Republic of Korea for the construction of six Product/Chemical tankers.


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TOPS News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 01/11/2019 07:56:39 AM
TOPS News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 01/11/2019 07:20:10 AM
TOPS News: TOP Ships Inc. Announces Exchange of Warrant 01/11/2019 06:00:00 AM
TOPS News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 12/21/2018 04:41:26 PM
TOPS News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 12/03/2018 09:10:07 AM
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#9432   Lol, yeah go look for yourself JSonja 01/18/19 07:46:49 PM
#9431   I'm not going to screenshot a chart for TaxiCaT 01/17/19 07:13:49 PM
#9430   Lol. I was thinking the same thing. Where tekheavy 01/17/19 06:05:25 PM
#9429   Invisible chart. Spicknspan 01/17/19 04:48:57 PM
#9428   This chart looks AMAZING - TaxiCaT 01/17/19 11:55:19 AM
#9427   News is due soon on tops, there’s no Steamer 51 01/12/19 12:44:47 PM
#9426   TOPS Avg .752 looking for 1.25 to 1.50 Slinging it 01/11/19 05:43:12 PM
#9425   i agree,im long and adding $$$$$ kingsransome 01/11/19 12:16:25 PM
#9424   Anyone that knows TOPS should have known that keekee 01/11/19 10:07:23 AM
#9423   theres ur news,they dropped the warrant offer .50 kingsransome 01/11/19 08:06:12 AM
#9422   Due for news JSonja 01/10/19 07:03:55 PM
#9421   Tick tock PePe Le Profit 01/10/19 11:43:19 AM
#9420   ** $TOPS article ** Dhubbard5 01/09/19 03:23:11 PM
#9419   Gap officially filled! Let's go already TOPS - TaxiCaT 01/09/19 02:17:50 PM
#9418   Looks like we are closing the gap here TaxiCaT 01/09/19 09:43:13 AM
#9417   Nah - just some profit taking - great TaxiCaT 01/08/19 04:39:25 PM
#9416   nope, this fnking CEO is going it again, I know More 01/08/19 03:18:03 PM
#9415   TOPS - looking strong this morning!! TaxiCaT 01/08/19 09:33:33 AM
#9414   60 percent owned by insiders.. this might be I know More 01/08/19 09:12:59 AM
#9413   Merger! I know More 01/08/19 09:11:59 AM
#9412   Drys has TOPS easily beat LOL Slinging it 01/08/19 08:52:09 AM
#9411   Tops make more money scammming nasdaq than whole Widowsson32 01/08/19 08:26:49 AM
#9410   Well techincally we are in the second week Slinging it 01/08/19 08:09:35 AM
#9409   As i stated DRYS has burned me twice Slinging it 01/08/19 08:07:43 AM
#9408   DRYS is the safest play on that list TaxiCaT 01/07/19 03:21:40 PM
#9407   Got back in this one today - bought TaxiCaT 01/07/19 01:40:57 PM
#9406   Got back in on SHIPPERS X Mas eve, Slinging it 12/29/18 03:24:14 PM
#9405   Will see a bounce after the new year zeusgodmd 12/26/18 05:22:31 PM
#9404   Form 6k filed couple of new Greeks to Klabnon 12/21/18 07:08:59 PM
#9403   Dude the entire market just sold off all JSonja 12/21/18 06:31:12 PM
#9402   These Greeks are such a bunch of thieves Klabnon 12/21/18 04:00:52 PM
#9401   buuuufff what a surprise ,again TOPS UNDER A jpowellvlc 12/21/18 03:54:03 PM
#9400   I feel sorry for the poor folks who Spartan 12/20/18 03:03:03 PM
#9399   Well that was quick. tekheavy 12/20/18 12:50:04 PM
#9398   Tax loss selling and a scary market produces Spicknspan 12/19/18 07:56:18 PM
#9397   .96 it may be starting Attila1905 12/19/18 12:06:18 PM
#9396   .95 AH sneaky Attila1905 12/18/18 04:14:23 PM
#9395   Im in at .92 again. Target 1.50. Stop Attila1905 12/18/18 03:35:25 PM
#9394   Good luck brother, im in deep too JSonja 12/14/18 08:14:57 AM
#9393   Hope so...just a wait and see at this point! sosjtb 12/13/18 10:32:16 PM
#9392   40k shares will surely make make a nice Steamer 51 12/13/18 10:03:48 PM
#9391   Loaded with 40K shares, let’s see some action! sosjtb 12/13/18 09:58:34 PM
#9390   This will rocket soon, load up now or Steamer 51 12/13/18 09:42:27 PM
#9389   What's going on here today? 11% in the GolfFishSurf 12/11/18 12:00:16 PM
#9388   Glad it came back down reloaded 20k of zeusgodmd 12/07/18 08:42:28 AM
#9387   These Greeks are a bunch of chislers and Klabnon 12/03/18 08:45:13 PM
#9386   Looks like their game plan is to reverse Klabnon 12/03/18 08:27:10 PM
#9385   You can’t buy this on a breakout too tyguy1505 12/03/18 07:24:24 AM
#9384   Again what are bunch of clowns these Greeks Klabnon 11/30/18 05:27:40 PM
#9383   1.21 PM Attila1905 11/28/18 07:08:28 AM