He was born in 1953 in Thessaloniki and has studied Business Administration at the University of Macedonia.

He had been Head of Culture at the Prefecture of Serres, at the Prefectural Enterprise for Culture of Serres, as well as at the Municipal Enterprise for Culture of the Municipality of Serres, before becoming Head of the Department of Social Solidarity and Culture of the Regional Unit of Serres, a position he holds until today.

He is a painter and member of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece.

He lives and works in Serres, where he operates the art gallery “Armos” since 1988.