Stavros Thomadakis appointed new head of financial crimes squad

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos appointed on Thursday the ministry’s economic inspector, Stavros Thomadakis, as new head of Greece’s financial crimes squad (SDOE).

Thomadakis is replacing Konstantinos Christou, who resigned to take over the post of Secretary for Transparency in the last government reshuffle last November. He has served as director of the Research and Safeguarding of Internal Revenue Agency and the General Secretariat for Public Revenues.