Giorgos Markopouliotis confirmed as new head of European Commission representation in Athens

The European Commission on Wednesday confirmed that Giorgos Markopouliotis will take over from Panos Carvounis as the head of the Commission’s Representation in Athens on February 1, 2018.

Markopouliotis has a 30-year career with the European Commission in various posts, including a stint at the head of the Athens representation in 2001-2006, and an extensive network of connections with organisations in Greece.