“Leading through Vision.

Inspiring through Actions”

Dimitris Mattheou

Arcadia Shipmanagement joins the innovative project Potentia sponsored by Propeller Club of the U.S- International Port of Piraeus


In Arcadia Shipmanagement we are passionately committed to improving the health and quality of life of our people serving Global Shipping specially during crisis and challenging moments for humanity. We have embraced the innovative project ON-Board of Potentia and under the sponsorship of Propeller Club of the U.S. International Port of Piraeus ,we have joined the program aiming to empower our seafarers through coaching, wellness sessions and psychological counseling live on board. We are very confident that this groundbreaking investment will give prominence to human excellence as a priceless value in the service of Global Shipping and will contribute significantly to changing our seafarers’ attitude towards the greatness and dynamics of their human nature.


Dimitrios Mattheou


A capable, result-oriented CEO  with experience of leading high performance teams and of successfully increasing efficiency and productivity, whilst reducing costs and inefficiencies. Demonstrating proven ability to keep a level head at all times, nurture and grow a business, evaluate opportunities and risks and also deliver innovative new solutions to challenges.

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VAPORIA AWARDS 2018: Capt. Dimitrios Mattheou | Awarded personality for his contribution to Greek Merchant Shipping

 Vaporia Marine  organized “VAPORIA AWARDS 2018” ceremony which was held at the Nautical Club of Greece in Piraeus on Friday evening, 30th of November 2018. Prominent speakers were referred to “Maritime Personalities of the 20th and 21st Century”  with a retrospection to the benefits we have gained in Shipping owing to their continuous contribution to the industry and , by extension, to our country.


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ESG 2.0 | The Roadmap to a Global Changeover


ESG 2.0 | The Roadmap to a Global Changeover

By Capt. Dimitrios Mattheou, Chief Executive Officer, Arcadia Shipmanagement Co Ltd.


“…our bodies are recycled earth, our emotions are recycled energy,

and our thoughts are recycled information…” Deepak Chopra


In the alphabet soup of financial acronyms, there are three letters that have risen from relative obscurity to prevailing importance in less than two decades: ESG

ESG stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance factors used to evaluate companies and countries on how far advanced they are with sustainability.  With growing concern about the ethical status of quoted companies, these standards are the central factors that measure the ethical impact and sustainability of investment in a company.

What is the difference between CSR and ESG? CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) is the ideal and gives context about sustainability agendas and corporate responsibility culture. ESG is the action and measurable outcome. To simplify, CSR can be thought of as the qualitative side and ESG as the quantitative side.

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Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2021 |ARCADIA SHIPMANAGEMENT – TANKER COMPANY OF THE YEAR 2021

We are proud to announce that Arcadia Shipmanagement was named winner of the “Tanker Company of The Year” at the annual Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards.

Arcadia Shipmanagement becomes the first two-time winner of the “Tanker Company of the Year” Award, having won the trophy for the first time 14 years ago. In Arcadia, the judging panel chose to recognize a company with an all-Greek flag fleet, employing Greek Seafarers.


Arcadia’s concentration on quality and excellence in performance, safety and environmental protection has been highlighted the last few years by each exemplary record in Port State Control and charterer inspections. Arcadia was hailed for its important donations and social commitment in Greece.

Examples include major donations to hospitals, the Church and the Hellenic Coast Guard. Arcadia has also been in the forefront of providing help for Greek wild fire victims, and for equipping the health system to deal with the pandemic.

ARCADIA’s integrated total quality system directs its environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) and reflects the Company’s ability to create value through targeted actions and formulate effective strategies with a long-term horizon and emphasis on excellence.