Gazprom Eyes Stake in Greek Gas Sector
ATHENS, Greece, Oct. 31 (UPI) — Shareholders of Greek energy company DEPA are considering an expression of interest from Gazprom as it moves toward privatization, an executive said.
DEPA announced plans for privatization this year. Harry Sachinis, the chief executive officer at the company, told online news magazine New Europe that Russian energy company Gazprom was among 14 companies expressing interest.
“By Nov. 5 we will know who is coming, who has real interest, which are the biggest special offers and we’ll take it from there,” he was quoted as saying.