Dryships Overview

  • Founded
  • 2004

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 437

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 4

Dryships General Information


DryShips was engaged in the shipping industry in the United States. The company used to operate as a provider of dry bulk commodities transportation services for the steel, electric utility, construction and agri-food industries. It used to operate through the dry bulk carrier and offshore support services divisions. Through this division, it used to operate as a provider of offshore support services to the offshore energy industry. The company used to own a fleet of Panamax dry bulk vessels, Newcastlemax dry bulk vessels, Aframax tankers and gas carriers.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
SPII Holdings
Primary Office
  • 109 Kifisias Avenue and Sina Street
  • Marousi, Athens 151 24
  • Greece

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Dryships Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Dryships Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Dryships Competitors (22)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Corporation Tokyo, Japan 00000
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000000 0000 000000 Private Equity-Backed New Orleans, LA 000 000.00 000000000 -
00000 0000 00000 Private Debt Financed Bergen, Norway 000 0000 000000000 00 0000
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Dryships Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ziad Nakhleh Co-Chief Financial Officer
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Dryships Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Dryships Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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00000000 0000 22-Oct-2015 0000000000 0000 Marine 0000 0000
000000000000 03-Nov-2011 0000000000 00000 Marine
Ocean Rig UDW 22-Jul-2008 Merger/Acquisition Energy Exploration
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Dryships Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000000 00000000 Marine Houston, TX 0000
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Dryships Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 00000 10-Jun-2019 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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Ocean Rig UDW 22-Jul-2008 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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