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.
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.
Ms. Olga Marinea holds a BSc in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Athens and a Master's Degree in International and European Politics from the University of Edinburgh. She has over seven years of experience in the management of communication, research and education projects co-funded by the EU. She has a strong command in Greek (mother tongue), English, French and a good knowledge of German.
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.
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. Elda (Eleni-Panagiota) Stoupa is a Social Scientist holding a B.Sc. in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Athens and a M.Sc. in Social Anthropology from the University of Edinburgh. She is a researcher in the Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies in the framework of the Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of Peloponnese and in Institute of International Relations.
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.
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.
Aspasia Kosma holds a B.Sc. of Spatial and Urban Planning and Regional Development from the University of Thessaly and a M.Sc. of Environmental Sustainability from the University of Edinburgh. She has worked on co-funded development projects and specifically in the implementation of projects of the European Rural Development Programme 2007-2013, as well as in the fields of planning, monitoring and implementation of the European Rural Development Programme 2014-2020. She has also worked as a laboratory associate at the Department of Forestry and Natural Environment Management of the Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece. She speaks Greek (mother tongue), English 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.
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.
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. Englezaki is a graduate of the Panteion University/Dpt of Economic and Regional Development. She holds a Master's Degree in Economic and Regional Development, with a major in Urban and Regional Development and a specialization in Regional and Local Development Planning from the same University. She has conducted research work on the Cohesion Policy for the New Program Period 2021-27. She possesses professional experience on management of co-funded interventions related to regional development along with management on real estate projects. She is fluent in English and has basic knowledge of 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. 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. 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 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.