9 business entities operating in Klaipėda region became the founders and shareholders of the Future Support Fund of Klaipėda University – „Western Shipyard”, „Limarko Shipping Company”, „Linas Agro Group”, Klaipėda Free Economic Zone Management Company, „Vėjo projektai”, security service company „Argus”, „Garant”, Lighthouse Asset Management and „Benko servisas“. Their contributions also form the initial capital of the fund, which will reach at the first stage 90 thousand Eur.
In a remote procedure for signing the foundation agreement, a board of 5 persons and an auditor were elected for a three-year term. Vytautas Lygnugaris, CEO of Limarko Shipping Company, was elected the Chairman of the Board of the Fund. The director of the fund has also been appointed. Vytautas Adomaitis, an experienced banker, became one of them with the approval of the shareholders.