Dr. Angelos Koutsomichalis is a Doctor in Materials Science & Engineering (NTUA) with 20 years of professional experience in VET and TVET, social policy, labour markets, HRD and in the management and evaluation of Structural Funds. He has experience in strategic planning and policy development in education.
Mr. Theodoros Grassos is responsible for Organization and Supervision of the Business Development Department. He holds a BSc from Athens Law School and a MA in European Studies and has a vast experience of over 15 years in EU Funded Projects, directing Multinational Teams and multilingual teams in over 15 different countries.
Mr. Thanassis Avramopoulos has more than 30 years of experience in the management of multinational and Greek companies in the Private and Public Sector, from the position of CEO and General Manager, operating in Greece, Southeast Europe, Turkey, and the Arab world. Mr. Avramopoulos is a graduate of the University of Economics (ASOEE) with an MBA postgraduate degree from Clayton University. He speaks English and French.
Mrs Victoria Topalidi works as a Financial Manager of Erasmus+ projects in EEO Group. She holds a BA and MA from the Faculty of International and European Relations of the University of Piraeus. She has extensive experience in the fields of Human Resources, Office Administration and Logistics, within International Non-Governmental Organizations. She is accustomed in multinational working environments. She has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English and French but she also speaks basic Turkish.
Mrs. Dimitra Aleiferi is a Mining Engineer, graduated from the National Technical University of Athens and holds a M.Sc. in «Automation Systems» also from the National Technical University of Athens. She has 14 years of professional experience in designing, managing and evaluating Projects and Programmes funded by the EU Structural Funds.
Mrs Georgia Griva is a Civil and Structural Engineer Educator and Civil Engineer graduated from the Higher School of Pedagogical and Technological Education of Athens. She has experience in project management of international research projects in the field of Adult, VET, Youth and in mobilities projects as well. Also is a trainer of Non-Formal education methods and tools and intercultural education. She has experience in working with NGO's and Social Enterprises and she was head of Anna Lindh Foundation for South & West Greece region. She has a strong command in Greek, English and French but she also speaks basic Turkish.
Mrs. Mousoulidi is a Political Scientist with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Public Administration with a Specialization in Political Analysis from the University of Athens. She is a researcher at Student Association for International Affairs (S.A.F.I.A) and a volunteer at Amnesty International in Greece. She has experience in the field of Geographic Policy, Inclusive Growth and International Development Assistance.
Ms. Eleni Damianou is a Political Scientist holding a Bachelor’s degree in International and European studies and a M.Sc. in Environment, Science and Society from the University College London. She has more than 6 years of professional experience in managing EU and international projects (EuropeAid, Erasmus+, and WB etc.). She works in the department of development and project management of the Group.
Mrs Vaiouli holds a bachelor’s degree in International, European and Regional Studies from Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences. She had participated in many conventions and forums and she conducted researches for the International Affairs Institute. She completed her internship at the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Department of United Nations and International Organizations. She has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English and French.
Mr. Ioannis Panopoulos is a Political Scientist holding a Bachelor’s degree in International and European studies from the University of Piraeus and a M.A. in International Politics from City University London, with a Specialization in Global Political Economy. He has professional experience in various sectors including, besides consulting, financial analysis and global logistics. He has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English and French.
Mr. Nick Mouroutis holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Athens (UA) and a M.Sc. in Economic and Business Strategy from the University of Piraeus. He has experience in the consultancy sector specialised in the implementation, management and coordination of specific actions of the NSRF.
Ms. Popi Christopoulou holds a BSc in Sociology from the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences of Athens and a Master's Degree in Human Resources Management from the Athens University of Economics and Business. She has ten years of experience in the management of financial education, entrepreneurship, creative learning, ageing well and workplace innovation research projects co-funded by the EU. She has a strong command in Greek and English.
Ms. Angeliki Petsou is an undergraduate Civil Engineering student at the National Technical University of Athens, with specific interest in the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering. She has participated in many European youth initiatives, such as Euroscola and European Youth Event and she volunteers as a debate coach in schools. She has been a Member of the Board of SAFIA (Student Association For International Affairs) since 2017, participating in and organizing various forums and events. She has an excellent command of Greek (mother tongue), English, German and French.
Ms. Maria Lida Tsiplakou is an undergraduate student of Economics at the University of Athens, specialising in Quantitive Methods. She is also a Stavros Niarchos Foundation scholar, pursuing a minor in "Leadership and Management" at The American College of Greece (DEREE). During her studies, she has participated in various conferences, seminars and economic forums, covering national, European and international issues, as well as in a scholarship awarded, study abroad program, at the Harvard University. She is fluent in Greek (mother tongue) and English, and has professional working proficiency in French.
Mr. Panagiotis Nikolopoulos holds a B.Sc. in Philology from the University of Athens, a M.A in Classics and he’s currently a PhD candidate in the same University. His research is about the appearance of racism and discrimination theories in the classical antiquity. He has professional experience in various sectors including, besides consulting, education and marketing. He speaks Greek (mother tongue), English, German and Italian.
Mr Giannis Kyratzopoulos holds a bachelor’s degree in Economic and Regional Development Studies from Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences. He also has a M.Sc. in Social Policy with specific interest in labor relations and planning and evaluation of social policy programs. He gained valuable experience working at Ministry of Labour. He has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English and has basic knowledge of Spanish.
Mr. Nikos Thleleritis is a Social Sciences graduate of Panteion University with a Master's degree in Social Policy. He has over 15 years of professional experience in the design, management and evaluation of EU Structural Funds Projects and Programs, with emphasis on European Social Fund projects and on specific issues such as regional development, strategic and operational planning.
Mrs Eleni Tsoureli works in Project Financial Management in EEO Group. She is an MSc student in Project Management at the University of Piraeus, with a first degree from Panteion University in Political Sciences. She has completed her internship at the Centre of Byzantine, Modern Greek and Cypriot Studies in Spain. She has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English and Spanish.
Angelos Tsakonas holds a Βachelor’s of Science in Business Administration, Computer Applications & Systems from the California State University at Fresno (USA). He has a successful 30 years experience in the sectors of IT, Tourism and Consulting as a Project Manager for projects, such as: Local Government Business Process Reengineering, Planning and Evaluation of Prefectural Development Policies and Smart Specialization Policies & Market and Competition Business Analysis. He is also a certified Hotels’ Classification Inspector of the Greek Hoteliers’ Chamber and speaks English fluently.