NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - The Capital Link Analyst & Investors Day brings together public and private shipping company executives, investors, analysts, financiers, and other industry participants who visit Athens from all over the world for the biannual Posidonia event. Posidonia is the world's largest and most prestigious maritime event and will take place in Athens on June 6-10, 2016. The Capital Link Analyst & Investors Day is held in cooperation with the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ.

Attendees of the Capital Link Analyst & Investor Day will exchange views on the shipping, financial, and capital markets, private equity, as well as investor attitudes towards shipping.

The Forum features sector roundtable discussions by senior industry executives who debate the developments and outlook of the main market sectors. It will also address issues of critical importance for shipping, such as access to and availability of capital.

It is a highly exclusive event providing unique opportunity to exchange views and information and network.

Registration and participation is complimentary for attendees. Please register at the link below:


  • The Dry Bulk Panel
  • Container Panel
  • LNG/LPG Panel
  • Bank Finance Panel
  • Business & Investment Opportunities Across Shipping Sectors - Panel Discussion
  • Capital Markets & Alternative Sources of Capital
  • Tanker Panel


  • Mr. John Platsidakis, Managing Director - Anangel Shipping Enterprises (Angelicoussis Group); Chairman - Intercargo
  • Mr. James Johnston, Senior Dry Analyst , Braemar ACM
  • Mr. Evangelos Marinakis, Chairman, Capital Maritime & Trading Corp.
  • Dr. Hermann Klein, COO, CPO Holding GmbH & Co KG (Offen Group)
  • Dr. John Coustas, CEO, Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC)
  • Mr. Evangelos Chatzis, CFO, Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC)
  • Mr. Ted Young, CFO, Dorian LPG (NYSE: LPG)
  • Mr. George Economou, Chairman, President & CEO, DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS)
  • Mr. George Procopiou, Chairman, Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE: DLNG)
  • Mr. Tony Lauritzen, CEO, Dynagas LNG Partners LP (NYSE: DLNG)
  • Mr. Athanasios Martinos, Managing Director, Eastern Mediterranean Maritime
  • Mr. Vassilis Kertsikoff, Vice Chairman, Eletson Holdings
  • Mr. Paddy Rodgers, CEO, Euronav (NYSE: EURN)
  • Mr. Aristides Pittas, Chairman & CEO, Euroseas Ltd (NASDAQ: ESEA)
  • Mr. Achim Boehme, CEO, Lomar Shipping
  • Mr. Stavros Hatzigrigoris, Managing Director , Maran Gas Maritime Inc.
  • Mr. Nicolas Busch, CEO, Navig8 Group
  • Mr. Ted Petrone, Vice Chairman, Navios Corporation
  • Mr. Pankaj Khanna, CEO, Pioneer Marine, Inc.
  • Mr. George Youroukos, CEO, Poseidon Containers
  • Mr. Robert P. Burke, CEO, Ridgebury Tankers
  • Mr. Stamatis Tsantanis, Chairman & CEO, Seanergy Maritime Holdings (NASDAQ: SHIP)
  • Mr. Hamish Norton, President, Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ: SBLK)
  • Mr. Christos Economou, Founder & CEO, TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd
  • Dr. Nikolas Tsakos, President & CEO, Tsakos Energy Navigation; Chairman, Intertanko (NYSE: TNP)


  • Mr. Gust Biesbroeck, Global Head of Transportation , ABN AMRO
  • Dr. John Kokarakis, Vice President, Technology & Business Development, Hellenic, Black Sea Region & Middle East , Bureau Veritas
  • Mr. George Wells, Global Head, Dry Freight Derivatives Energy, Transportation & Metals Ocean Transportation, Cargill International
  • Mr. Michael Parker, Global Industry Head for Shipping, Citi
  • Ms. Kristin H. Holth, EVP, Global Head Shipping, Offshore & Logistics, DNB Bank
  • Mr. Nicolay Dyvik, Head of Shipping Research, DNB Markets
  • Mr. Theodore Jadick Jr., Managing Director, CEO & President, DNB Markets, Inc.
  • Mr. Bart Veldhuizen, Member of the Board of Managing Directors, DVB Bank SE
  • Mrs. Sofia Kalomenides, Partner, Business Development & Capital Markets Leader, EY
  • Mr. Christian Nieswandt, Managing Director, Global Head Shipping, HSH Nordbank
  • Mr. Wiley Griffiths, Managing Director, Global Transportation, Morgan Stanley
  • Mr. Panos Katsambas, Partner, Reed Smith
  • Mr. Mark Russell, Partner, Stephenson Harwood LLP
  • Bobby Mitropoulos, Managing Director, Weberseas (Hellas) SA
  • Michael Weber, Founder & CEO, Charles R. Weber Company, Inc.


Founded in 1995, Capital Link is an advisory, investor relations and financial communications firm with strategic concentration, among other, on the shipping, commodity, and energy sectors headquartered in New York and with presence in London, Oslo and Athens.

Capital Link, among other services, specializes in the organization of investment forums in New York, London, and Athens which are known for combining rich informational and educational content with unique marketing and networking opportunities. Capital Link's Investment Forums calendar for 2014-2015 can be found at

Contact Information:

Nicolas Bornozis
Capital Link, Inc.
New York +1 212-661-7566
London +44-203-206-1322
Athens +30-210-6109-800