Greek shipowner Ioannis Angelicoussis died on Saturday morning at a central Athens hospital, the place he was being handled since March 20 after a coronary heart assault.
Angelicoussis was 73 years outdated.
Daughter Maria Angelicoussis, who will now succeed her father because the chief government of all the Angelicoussis Group of Corporations, confirmed the unhappy information “with nice unhappiness and remorse” in an announcement that she issued late on Saturday afternoon.
Mr Angelicoussis “died peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by shut household. He can be deeply missed,” his daughter’s assertion reads. ”The household needs to thank all these on the hospital who offered help and care all through.”
Who Was Ioannis Angelicoussis
John Anthony Angelicoussis, as he was extra extensively recognized, was born in November 1948.
He was the son of Anthony J. Angelicoussis and Maria Papalios.
He purchased his first ship in 1953. In 1968, alongside together with his associate Dimitris Efthymiou, he established the Agelef Delivery Firm, after which joined his father’s firm in 1973.
In 1987, his firm was floated on the Luxembourg inventory market. Two years later, the corporate listed on US Nasdaq, the place it remained till it was delisted in 2001.
Ioannis Angelicoussis managed the Angelicoussis Delivery Group, which owned Anangel Maritime Providers, Maran Tankers Administration, and Maran Fuel Maritime. In 2002, he reached an settlement together with his sister to interrupt the 50/50 management deal and take over the group totally.
In accordance with Bloomberg, in 2015 Angelicoussis had a web price of $2.4 billion, and a fleet of 96 ships. In 2019, he was nonetheless the most important shipowner in Greece when it comes to tonnage.
The Greek magnate was married to Elizabeth Angelicoussis. Their solely daughter, Dr. Maria Angelicoussis (Mrs Lawrence Frankopan), has skilled as a physician and works for the Angelicoussis Group since 2009. She is concerned in all main funding determination taking and within the every day operations of all three administration firms of the household. She studied in Cambridge in the UK, the place she labored as a physician earlier than shifting to work for her household’s firm.