Christos Economou is an active entrepreneur and investor. He is the founder of TMS Cardiff Gas Ltd. (est. 2011), a dedicated and well-rounded manager of a fleet consisting of LNG vessels participating in the midstream transportation business of Gas Shipping services. His involvement within the Gas Shipping sector dates back to 2010. He is founder of LNGShips, a company focused on long term charters for transporting LNG & promoting cleaner air in cities across the world.
Mr. Economou has served as an advisor to Cardiff Marine Inc. between 2008 – 2012, at one time, an owner and manager of tanker and drybulk vessels and offshore drilling assets. Prior to this role with Cardiff Marine Inc., he worked at Heidmar Inc., a pool operator for crude & clean oil shipping transportation services based in Norwalk, CT as an associate of the Corporate Management, & junior Freight Trader and Charterer, while previously being an Analyst for Lazard Ltd. in New York, an advisory M&A firm.
Christos Economou holds an MSc degree from MIT in Ocean Systems Management and a B.A. from Tufts majoring in Quantitative Economics and Entrepreneurship.