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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: Securities Registration (foreign Private Issuer) (f-3) 05:23 PM
TOPS News: Amended Statement of Beneficial Ownership (sc 13d/a) 10/18/2019 04:47:08 PM
TOPS News: Amended Statement of Beneficial Ownership (sc 13d/a) 09/16/2019 04:49:41 PM
TOPS News: Report of Foreign Issuer (6-k) 09/13/2019 05:02:24 PM
TOPS News: Prospectus Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(4) (424b4) 09/12/2019 05:29:41 PM
News News Alert: Securities Registration (foreign Private Issuer) (f-3) 10/21/2019 05:23:39 PM
#9731   You got that right #kitty 10/21/19 06:09:36 PM
#9730   George screwed over DRYS investors. TOPS is RickNagra 10/20/19 11:02:34 PM
#9729   So most folks here think the stock is Ecomike 10/20/19 06:06:16 PM
#9728   Got text earlier today from friend. He goes, keekee 10/18/19 08:13:17 AM
#9727   * * $TOPS Video Chart 10-17-2019 * * ClayTrader 10/17/19 04:03:28 PM
#9726   hoping to see this run to the 52 jean11 10/16/19 05:50:14 PM
#9725   * * $TOPS Video Chart 10-14-2019 * * ClayTrader 10/14/19 03:58:16 PM
#9724   Should see $7 TaxiCaT 10/14/19 12:50:55 PM
#9723   You'll see $5 shortly here, and with this keekee 10/14/19 12:12:49 PM
#9722   Watch out on those names I mentioned and keekee 10/14/19 11:50:58 AM
#9721   And these fools are the same IDIOTS that keekee 10/14/19 11:47:45 AM
#9720   $3.89 was the PPS when we spotted it. keekee 10/14/19 11:45:20 AM
#9719   $5....very very quickly? keekee 10/14/19 11:41:22 AM
#9718   LMFAO????????. Seems like there will be multiple doublers keekee 10/14/19 11:39:48 AM
#9717   $4.25 MINIMUM......$5 is the TARGET by Friday. keekee 10/14/19 09:40:18 AM
#9716   $4.25.....???????? keekee 10/14/19 09:38:22 AM
#9715   Added more...so now holding 5k shares keekee 10/11/19 10:35:10 AM
#9714   Amazing how profitable a freaky buy could turn. keekee 10/10/19 12:04:39 PM
#9713   Tops has made me some good money last keekee 10/10/19 12:00:11 PM
#9712   * * $TOPS Video Chart 10-09-2019 * * ClayTrader 10/09/19 04:51:48 PM
#9711   Bought a load today. Newt23 10/08/19 11:41:38 PM
#9710   * * $TOPS Video Chart 10-04-2019 * * ClayTrader 10/04/19 06:00:00 PM
#9709   Breaking news : Ticker symbol change to BOTTOMS. RickNagra 10/04/19 05:49:44 PM
#9708   Bid $2 willlbone 09/18/19 01:10:48 PM
#9707   So a bit overkill here? Seriously TaxiCaT 09/18/19 12:14:37 PM
#9706   I was wrong this is a no touch tyguy1505 09/17/19 03:33:20 PM
#9705   There are 10.3 m shares oil export 09/17/19 05:20:19 AM
#9704   How is this Not trading at $20. surfer44 09/14/19 02:23:46 PM
#9703   So they raised over 10 million dollars on TaxiCaT 09/14/19 01:53:39 PM
#9702   Bought a few and will try to get keekee 09/13/19 02:02:40 PM
#9701   Buyers coming in tyguy1505 09/13/19 09:44:55 AM
#9700   1 warrant get 0.7 share so the offering oil export 09/12/19 02:27:09 PM
#9699   $TOPS is a huge SCAM. Greek CEO's buy wickerman 09/12/19 11:09:17 AM
#9698   What are you talking about? tekheavy 09/11/19 06:24:45 PM
#9697   Your parents are probably proud of the scam GotDrys 09/11/19 05:26:29 PM
#9692   * * $TOPS Video Chart 09-11-2019 * * ClayTrader 09/11/19 03:54:42 PM
#9691   I added a little myself. Can't resist those surfer44 09/11/19 03:38:57 PM
#9690   Here we go again these Greek thieves are Klabnon 09/11/19 03:19:52 PM
#9689   I bought today at 4.43 - let's see TaxiCaT 09/11/19 03:09:23 PM
#9688   Royal Flush (and not in a good way) :-( surfer44 09/11/19 02:49:39 PM
#9687   here is a charge for exercising the options! oil export 09/11/19 11:10:41 AM
#9686   $TOPS offering is actually for $3.15..$6.30 divided by wickerman 09/11/19 10:51:01 AM
#9685   I still have worthless $NEWL stock. Don't trust Sage7243 09/11/19 10:43:45 AM
#9684   Is it possible to get an explanation about oil export 09/11/19 10:35:03 AM
#9683   And it has already begin imo another rs Roadtojourney 09/11/19 09:17:38 AM
#9682   $TOPS offering price + toxic warrants works out wickerman 09/11/19 09:02:35 AM
#9681   There you go again me bagholder, total pos imo Roadtojourney 09/11/19 09:00:52 AM
#9680   Delisting for what? Fightfordollar 09/06/19 02:24:37 PM
#9679   Who didn't know this was going to happen Klabnon 09/05/19 07:40:12 PM
#9678   $TOPS wait'll Pistiolis unloads $10M more warrants on wickerman 09/05/19 01:32:24 PM