Navios Maritime Acquisition Corp.
Board of Directors | Management Team
Angeliki Frangou
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Angeliki Frangou
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director


Angeliki Frangou has been our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since our inception. Ms. Frangou has also been Chairman and CEO of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE: NM) — our sponsor — since August 2005. In addition, Ms. Frangou has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NYSE: NMM), an affiliated limited partnership, since August 2007 and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: NAP), an affi... 
Leonidas Korres
Chief Financial Officer
Leonidas Korres
Chief Financial Officer


Leonidas Korres has been our Chief Financial Officer since April 2010, and previously our Senior Vice President for Business Development from January 2010. Mr. Korres served as the Special Secretary for Public Private Partnerships in the Ministry of Economy and Finance of the Hellenic Republic from October 2005 until November 2009. Prior to that, from April 2004 to October 2005, Mr. Korres served as Special Financial Advisor to the Minister of Economy and Finance of the Hellenic Republic ... 
Ted C. Petrone
Director
Ted C. Petrone
Director


Ted C. Petrone has been a member of our Board of Directors since our inception and was our President from our inception until December 2014. He has also been a director of Navios Holdings since May 2007, and served as President of Navios Corporation from September 2006 until December 2014. He currently serves as Navios Corporation’s Vice Chairman, a position he has held since December 2014. Mr. Petrone has served in the maritime industry for 36 years, 33 of which he has spent with Navios ... 
Anna Kalathakis
Director, Senior Vice President - Legal Risk Management
Anna Kalathakis
Director, Senior Vice President - Legal Risk Management


Anna Kalathakis has been a member of our Board of Directors and Senior Vice President — Legal Risk Management since May 2010. Ms. Kalathakis has been Chief Legal Risk Officer from since November 2012 and Senior Vice President — Legal Risk Management of Navios Holdings from December 2005 until October 2012. Before joining Navios Holdings, Ms. Kalathakis was the General Manager of the Greek office of A Bilbrough & Co. Ltd. (Managers of the London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Insurance Associat... 
George Galatis
Director
George Galatis
Director


George Galatis has served as a member of our Board of Directors since July 2010. He is currently the Executive Vice President — Product Development at Demo Pharmaceutical Industry having served as a Senior Vice President — Project Development since 1999. Mr Galatis also served as a technical manager in Pharmaceutical Industry Projects at Telos Consulting Ltd. of London from 1994 to 1999. Previously, Mr. Galatis served as an engineer, technical manager and product manager at various shippi... 
Brigitte Noury
Director
Brigitte Noury
Director


Brigitte Noury has been a member of our Board of Directors since May 2010. Ms. Noury served from March 2002 until December 2009 as Director of Corporate & Investment Banking Asset & Recovery Management — Europe for Societe Generale. She also served from June 1989 until February 2002 as Head of Shipping at Societe Generale. In addition, she served as Vice President — Shipping at Banque Indosuez from 1987 to 1989. Before that Ms. Noury served as Financial Controller at Banque Internationale... 
Nikolaos Veraros, CFA
Director
Nikolaos Veraros, CFA
Director


Nikolaos Veraros, CFA, has been a member of our Board of Directors since June 2008. Mr. Veraros has over 15 years of experience in shipping finance and currently serves as a financial consultant to various shipping companies. He has also worked as a senior equity analyst for National Securities, S.A., a subsidiary of National Bank of Greece. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a Certified Market Maker for Derivatives in the Athens Stock Exchange, and a Certified Analyst from the He... 
Eleni Warren
Director
Eleni Warren
Director


Eleni Warren has served as a member of our Board of Directors since June 2017. She is a lawyer by training with more than 35 years of experience in banking and financial services. Mrs. Warren joined V&P Law Firm (the predecessor to the firm now known as PPT Legal) in 1986, where she was partner from 2011 until April 2017. From 1986 Mrs. Warren was in-house legal advisor of Credit Commercial de France S.A., Athens. She was also the head of the Compliance Department of the above ... 
Vasiliki Papaefthymiou
Secretary
Vasiliki Papaefthymiou
Secretary


Vasiliki Papaefthymiou has been our Secretary since our inception. Ms. Papaefthymiou has also served as Executive Vice President — Legal and a member of Navios Holdings’ Board of Directors since August 25, 2005, and prior to that was a member of the Board of Directors of ISE. Ms. Papaefthymiou has also served as General Counsel for Maritime Enterprises Management S.A. since October 2001, where she has advised the company on shipping, corporate and finance legal matters. Ms. Papaefthymiou ...