Mr. Alexandros Chrysafis

Alexandros Athanasiou Chrysafis was born in Serres in 1962. He graduated from the Higher School of Economics and Business Sciences (1985) and completed his Master’s Degree in Social Science at the Faculty of Hellenic Open University, specialized in “Mergers and Business Conversions”.

Since 1988, he has worked as a freelance professional in the field of corporate accounting and tax support and is Chairman of the Board of Directors at Logistiki S.A. He has been an auditor in dozens of anonymous and municipal companies and has long experience in carrying out researches and development projects.

He has participated in a number of committees and councils and he has been a speaker at various scientific conferences and forums, while during the period 2002-2006 he served as Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Serres Chamber of Commerce.

Mr. Yiannis Moisiadis

Born in 1942 in Thessaloniki, he has studied at the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens.
Since graduating from university and after having served at the Greek Army, he has lived permanently in Serres being intensely active at a professional, entrepreneurial, cultural and social level.

He started his career as a civil engineering researcher in 1968, setting up his own research company in 1980 and a second one in 1990. During their operation, both companies carried out studies of infrastructure works of a total amount of over 26.000.000 Euros. In the sector of Public Works Constructions, he constructed various major public works.

His social activity was greatly influenced by his refugee origins. Therefore, he has been the only continuously elected member of the Holy Institution “Panagia Soumela”, since its foundation in 1974. What’s more, in 2000 he created and funded the Refugee Housing Rehabilitation Foundation, donating approximately 250 building permits and constructing and distributing 46 houses to refugee families. Last but not the last of his activities concerning his refugee sensitivity, in 2001 he was elected Vice-President of the Panhellenic Federation of Pontian Associations, while in 2007 and continuously until August 2016 he was the elected President of the World Council of Pontian Hellenism.
However, his charity work is not limited to refugee matters, as since 1968, when he started his professional activity, he has offered his contribution for free to every organization or social group that needed it. In this framework, he drew up the plans and supervised the construction of more than 20 churches in the Prefecture of Serres, as well as those of the Retirement Home and the Orphanage of Sidirokastro. Furthermore, since 1974 he has offered free technical support and has drawn up all the studies of the works carried out at “Panagia Soumela” Monastery on Mount Vermio, while in 1994 he gratuitously constructed the central wing of the new Retirement Home of Serres.

Considering his political career, in 2002 and until 2006 he was the elected Mayor of Serres, while since 2010 and after his re-election in 2014 he has been the Vice-Regional Governor of Serres up until August 31st 2019.

Mr. Christos Meglas

Christos Megklas was born in 1957 and studied Agriculture at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is married and he has a son. Since November 2011 he has been elected President of the Serres Chamber.
On 1974, he has begun his own business, in 1988 he merged 3 companies and established the “Christos Megklas SA”, Fertilizer & Seed Industry, where he is President and Chief Executive Officer. He is also the owner of the Football Team F.C. SERRES
2015-2017: Member of the Board of TIF – HELEXPO S.A.
2016 until today he is Member of the Board of Fertilizer Producers & Merchant Association and Member of the Management Committee of the Agro-Food Partnership of Region of Central Macedonia.
2014 until today he participates in the Chambers European Parliament, in 2012 until today he’s elected Vice-President of the Board of the Macedonian Development Union (ANEM – KEPA, EFEPAE Member – E.F.D., EPAN), President of the Serres Chamber’s Development Company “EPANESER” and Member of the Committee for Strategic Planning of Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Mr. Panagiotis Spiropoulos

He was born in 1966 in Provatas village, Serres. He has studied Law at the Law School of the Democritus University of Thrace. He is a Supreme Court lawyer at the Court of First Instance of Serres, since 1996.

He was an elected member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Lawyers of Serres from 2002 until 2005 and was re-elected in the recent elections of 2014.  Since 2006 he has been elected three times Head of the Board of Directors of the Organization for the Mutual Aid and Support of Serres Lawyers.

In the Regional Elections of 2014, he was elected Regional Councillor of the Regional Unit of Serres, while from 2017 until May 2019 he was the President of the Regional Council of Central Macedonia. Last but not least, he won first place in the Regional Elections of May 2019, thus becoming Governor of the Regional Unit of Serres.

Mr. Giannis Balakakis

Giannis is a forward thinking and results oriented strategist specialized in the event management and hospitality industries.

He is carrying 35 years of experience as Planning | Product | General Manager & CEO at different Greek and International corporations.

He is currently President of the Board at Geo Routes Cultural Institute, Chair of the Organizing Committees of the Balkans & Black Sea Cooperation Forum & the AgriBusiness Forum, also Executive Advisor to the Gnomon Performance SA,

His studies are in Banking & Finance, he speaks English & French and is a regular speaker in international fora related to Culture | Tourism | Development. He served for 10 years as active member to the Board of the Association of Chief Executive Officers Greece, and is a former VP of the Society of Incentive Travel Executives Greece.