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PPA S.A.: The company concludes the year with two prestigious awards, Diamond of the Greek Economy and True Leader 2023

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The main shareholder of Piraeus Port Authority S.A., with a stake of 67
percent, is COSCO Shipping, one of the largest maritime companies in the world.

PIRAEUS  – As the year comes to close PPA S.A. accepts two prestigious awards, in recognition of the company’s business excellence, marking another twelve months of modernization and progress, and the best performance in the company’s history.


The”Diamonds of the Greek Economy 2023″ award was presented to PPA S.A. during a special event organized by Naftemporiki at the Grande Bretagne Hotel on Thursday, December 14, 2023. Mr. Panagiotis Tsonis, the Deputy CEO of the company received the award from the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Mr. Christos Staikouras.

Additionally, on Tuesday, December 19, 2023, PPA S.A. was honored with the title of “True Leader” by ICAP CRIF, as it was among the top companies that have excelled in the Greek market and met all the objective and measurable criteria set by this renowned institution. The award was received by the Deputy CEO of the company, Mr. Panagiotis Tsonis, during the Award Ceremony from Mr. Vassilis Rabbat, Chairman of Association of Chief Executive Officers.

The Chairman of PPA S.A., Yu Zenggang, expressed his utmost satisfaction with this double recognition of the company, stating: “In a world that is constantly evolving and presenting us with new challenges, PPA S.A. embraces change and adapts accordingly. Our holistic strategy coupled with an unwavering commitment to stability, growth, and sustainability, has elevated the Port of Piraeus to become a vital hub for transportation, commercial, logistics, tourism, and communication. We will continue to seize opportunities and lay solid foundations for prosperity, development, and progress. Above all, we remain dedicated to supporting the society and working towards a better world.

These new awards serve as a testament to the systematic work and efforts of PPA S.A. people. Together, we will continue to shape the future of the port industry and the sectors we influence, fostering innovation, and constantly enhancing the positive impact of our company and the Port of Piraeus within Greece and the world.”

Vicky Karantzavelou
Co-Founder & Chief Editor - TravelDailyNews Media Network | Website

Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales.

She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.