Euroleague Basketball mourns Konstantinos Angelopoulos

May 24, 2021 by Euroleague.net Print
Euroleague Basketball mourns Konstantinos Angelopoulos

Euroleague Basketball expresses its deepest condolences to the Olympiacos Piraeus basketball family on the passing on Monday of Konstantinos Angelopoulos after a long illness.

Mr. Angelopoulos is the father of the club's owners, Panagiotis and Georgios Angelopoulos. The deceased was one of the leading industrialists in the history of Greece.

"The Euroleague Basketball family is saddened by the passing of Mr. Angelopoulos, a leading businessman and the one who started a very successful journey for Olympiacos," Jordi Bertomeu, Euroleague Basketball President and CEO, said. "My heartfelt condolence to his family and friends, and especially to his sons Panagiotis and Georgios."