The Lemos Family through The Lemos Group operates one of the large family-controlled Greek shipping entities. For over 170 years, the Lemos Family has navigated through often volatile and unpredictable markets with a legacy of prudent and responsible investment based on stable and decisive leadership, with a focus on safety, quality, and reliability.

The Lemos Group is comprised of four shipping related companies, Enesel S.A., Enesel Limited, N.S. Lemos & Co. Ltd., and Enesel Pte Ltd., all wholly owned by Andonis and Filippos Lemos, the current generation of the Captain Nikolas S. Lemos Family.

The Group

Our legacy


The Lemos Group controls a diversified fleet of 19 vessels comprised of modern high specification tankers and containers. All vessels under our management, as well as ships currently under construction, are built to the highest international standards in first-class shipyards and are supervised by our highly experienced superintendents.

Looking ahead, the Group has placed an order for 4 VLCC crude oil tankers due for delivery in 2018 and 2019, and 2 Aframax crude oil tankers due for delivery in 2020 demonstrating its firm commitment towards continuous fleet expansion and upgrade.

The business has always aspired to offer risk-averse, high-quality ship management services which, for the first time, are now are being expanded to other owners.

Our fleet

Latest news

  • Delivery of M/T Papalemos

    We are proud and pleased to announce that the newly built M/T Papalemos was delivered to her Owners by HHI Ulsan shipyard on 28th August 2018 at 15:20 hrs LT/ 06:20 UTC. May the M/T Papalemos, her crew and her cargo always be safe, may she sail on calm seas and may she be a prosperous vessel for her charterers and owners.

  • DNV GL ISO 14001 Certification

    On 24 August 2018, after a successful audit for the transition to 2015 ISO 14001 standards, Enesel S.A. was awarded the relevant certification.

  • Two 115,000-dwt aframax tankers

    As part of our fleet renewal plan, we are happy to announce that Enesel S.A. has placed an order for two 115,000-dwt aframax tankers at Daehan shipyard for delivery at 2020 (HN. 5039 and 5040).