He has studied Chemistry at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, entering with the highest grades in Greece that year, graduating with honors and winning scholarships throughout his studies. That is why for 35 years he had been responsible for the Technical Inspections of the Department where he had been working.
However, for the last 17 consecutive years of his career at the local administration, he had also been Head of Tourism at the Prefecture of Serres which was later transformed to Regional Unit of Serres, being exclusively responsible for the tourist promotion of the region of Serres. There, he created from scratch the Tourism Office, which was later upgraded to Tourism Department due to its important role.
For the last 5 years he has been voluntarily offering his services to the Tourism Office of the Regional Unit of Serres, being the Vice-Regional Governor’s honorary special consultant in tourism.
He speaks English.