Minister Plenipotentiary, Head of the Human Rights Directorate in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
A diplomat with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic, serving as Head of the Directorate for Human Rights. President of the Union of Greek diplomats.
He entered the diplomatic service in the year 1989. From 1989 until 1993 he served in the Directorate for the Greeks Abroad. From 1993 until 1994 he served in the Directorate for relations with Turkey. From 1994 until 1998 he was the Consul of Greece in Montreal, Canada. From 1998 until 2000 he served as the Secretary of the Embassy of Greece in Tunis, Tunisia. In the period 2000-203 he was in charge of the OSCE desk in the OSCE and Council of Europe Directorate in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 2004: NADEFCOL, Rome. From 2004 until 2005 he served in the Directorate for the relations with the countries of the former Soviet Union. From 2005 until 2009 he was the first Counselor in the Embassy of Greece in Moscow, Russia. From 2009 until 2011 he was the Consul General of Greece in Hannover, Germany. From 2011 until 2013 he was a member of the Permanent Delegation of Greece in the OSCE in Vienna, Austria. During the Greek presidency of the EU in 2014 he was the diplomatic counselor in the Ministry of Energy and Climate Change. Since 2015 until now he has been serving in the Human Rights Directorate in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.