Corinth Pipeworks is a global supplier of high quality steel pipes for the energy and construction markets. Our plant is located in Thisvi, Viotia, Greece, its annual production capacity amounts 1,000,000 tons, approximately while we have a worldwide commercial network.
Following a cross-border merger by absorption by Cenergy Holdings SA of the Greek formerly listed companies Corinth Pipeworks Holdings S.A. and Hellenic Cables Holdings S.A. in December 2016, Corinth Pipeworks is a subsidiary of Cenergy Holdings SA The Cenergy Holdings portfolio consists of companies positioned at the forefront of high growth sectors, such as energy, telecommunications and construction with a strong financial position, a track record of success and a promising future. (more information on www.cenergyholdings.com
, General Manager
Mr. Ilias Bekiros works in Steel division of Viohalco Group since 2005. He is a Mechanical Engineer graduate of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), specialized in Production Engineering, and also holds an MBA from the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB). He holds the position of General Manager in Corinth Pipeworks since June 2019. From 2014 to 2019 he held the post of Commercial Director in Corinth Pipeworks, while, from 2005 to 2014, he has assumed several Sales Management positions for a vast range of steel products of SIDENOR Group.
, General Legal Counsel
Alexandra Tzanetopoulou holds the post of General Legal Counsel at Corinth Pipeworks since 2013. She is an attorney at law, member of the Athens Bar Association and holds a post-graduate degree (Executive MSc) in International and European Economic Studies from Athens University of Economics and Business. She specializes in international trade, international tendering procedures, insurance law (in particular industrial risks insurance), risk management and business financing. She is a graduate of the Law Department of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and holds a degree in Business Administration (diploma in Management Studies) of ALBA Graduate Business School. In 2013 she graduated from the Executive Training Center of Athens University of Economics and Business and received a Diploma in Negotiations.
, Deputy GM
Mr Georgios Mentzelopoulos holds the position of Deputy General Manager at Corinth Pipeworks. In paraller with his duties, he is a member of the Board of Directors of ETEM GESTAMP Extrusion, President of the Hellenic Aluminum Union, and Chairman of the Hellenic Business Council in Bulgaria.
He holds a BSc in Economics from Athens University of Economics and Business, and has over 20 years of experience in leading and transforming manufacturing businesses.
Since 1996 when he started his career at Corinth Pipeworks, he held several positions of responsibility in Finance with the last one being the one of CFO, while moving forward he assumed senior management positions within Viohalco such as CFO in Stomana, CEO of Etem Group of Companies, EtemGestamp Extrusions & Automotive S.A., Head of Central Procurement department at Steelmet.
, Plant Director
Mr. Vasileios Gotsis holds the position of Plant Director at Corinth Pipeworks since November 2017. He is a Chemical Engineer, graduate from the department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Patras and holds a post-graduate (MSc) in Metallurgy from the same department as well as a degree in Business Administration from ALBA. Since 2001, when he started his career at Corinth Pipeworks, he has held various positions of responsibility as Quality Director, Coating & Lining Mill Director and Plant Operation Director.
Dr A. Tazedakis
, Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Dr Athanasios Tazedakis holds the position of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) since 2017. He is a Metallurgical Engineer (M.Sc.), graduate of the National Technical University of Athens and holds an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. in Welding and Joining Technology from Cranfield University in UK as well as a degree in Business Administration from Alba University. He joined CORINTH PIPEWORKS in 1999 and since then he has held several positions of responsibility such as Quality Manager, HFI Mill Director (2007-2012), Deputy Plant Director /Engineering & Technology Director (2012-2017).
, Raw Materials Procurement Director
Mr. Nikolaos Sarsentis works at Corinth Pipeworks since 2011. He is a Mechanical Engineer graduate of University College London with an MSc in Advanced Applied Mechanics and Management Science from the Imperial College of Science and Technology of the University of London. He has worked at Sidenor Group since 2006 as Operational Director of the pipe sector. Previously, Mr. Sarsentis held management positions at Friesland Foods, Tetra Pak, Alfa Laval and Diamant Boart.
, Head of Human Resources (HR)
Ms. Dimitra Lymperi holds the position of Head of Human Resources at Corinth Pipeworks. She is a graduate of the American College of Greece (Deree) in Business Administration (BSc) and holds a Master's Degree (MA) in Human Resource Management from Middlesex University in London. She started her career in Human Resource Management at Vodafone Greece where she held key positions in the departments of Human Resources Development, Organizational Development and Compensation and Benefits until 2014. In 2014 she joined Corinth Pipeworks.
, Commercial Director
Mr Alan Currie holds the position of Commercial Director of Corinth Pipeworks, responsible for planning, developing and implementing commercial strategies based on company goals and objectives.
He is a graduate from University of Strathclyde with a BSc in Metallurgy with significant experience on global energy related markets and manufacturing. He has over 30 years of experience in offshore industries covering linepipe, piping products and structural steel.
Prior to this position he had responsibility for sales of offshore linepipe at Corinth Pipeworks.
, Business Excellence & Strategic Development Director
Mr. Galanis holds the position of Business Excellence & Strategic Development Director since 2020. He is a Mechanical Engineer, graduate of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) and also holds an MBA co-organized by Athens University of Economics & Business (AUEB) and National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). He works at Corinth Pipeworks since 2013 and prior to this position, he served as the Sales & Marketing Director since 2015. From 2001 to 2012, he had assumed several management positions in sales, business development and marketing for Sidenor S.A.
, Finance Director
Mr. Tsironis has been Head of Accounting Treasury & Expediting since April 2021. He is an economist, graduate of the Department of Business Administration from Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) and holds a Master's degree in Finance and Banking from the Department of Economics of AUEB. From 2008 to 2014 he held the position of Internal Auditor of Viohalco Group of Companies and from 2014 until March 2021 he had assumed several management positions in Financial Department of Corinth Pipeworks S.A..
, President & CEO CPW America