• "Every perfect traveler always creates the country where he travels." (Nikos Kazantzakis)

  • "Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity." (Aristotle)

  • "If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" (Albert Einstein)

Curriculum Vitae

 

Employment History


Aug 2005 – Present:  Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences (Bremerhaven, Germany)



Nov 2003 – Jul 2005:  TUI Infotec (Hannover, Germany)


  • Job Title:  Business Development Manager
  • Department:  Destination Systems & Processes
  • Main Tasks:  Integration of European TUI companies / partners to the group’s IT landscape  

Jun 2003 – Oct 2003:  TUI Contracting (Hannover, Germany)


  • Job Title:  Business Area Manager
  • Department:  Business Interface & Operations Support
  • Main Tasks:  Building up and management of systems infrastructure,  improvement of support for daily contracting operations, managing internal service level agreements 

Apr 2001 – May 2003:  TUI Deutschland (Hannover, Germany) 


  • Job Title:  Referent
  • Department:  Process Organisation (Touristic)
  • Main Tasks:  Programme & Project Management

Oct 1999 – Mar 2001:  TUI Group (Hannover, Germany)


  • Job Title:  Management Trainee
  • Department:  Various
  • Main Tasks:  Projects / tasks in various stations within the tourism value chain

Mar 1995 – Aug 1995  (internship):  TUI Deutschland (Hannover, Germany)


  • Job Title:  Intern / Trainee
  • Department:  Incoming Participations
  • Main Tasks: Assistance with re-organisation (Kenyan subsidiary)

Aug 1993 – Jan 1994 (Internship):  Deloitte & Touche (Athens, Greece)


  • Job Title:  Intern / Trainee
  • Department: Consulting Division
  • Main Tasks: Poject participation and assistance

Military Service


Nov 1997 – Mai 1999:  Hellenic Military (Greece)


  • Rank:  Element Leader (Sergeant)
  • Division:  Artillery (Anti-Aircraft)

Educational Background


Jun 2016:  Ovidius University (Contanta, Romania)


  • Degree:  PhD in Economic Sciences
  • Grade:  Honoris Causa

Mar 2002 – Aug 2004: Leibniz Universität Hannover (Hannover, Germany) 


  • Degree:  PhD in Economic Sciences
  • Grade:  Magna Cum Laude

Oct 1996 – Oct 1997:  London School Of Economics And Political Science (London, UK)


  • Degree:  MSc in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems
  • Grade:  Distinction

Oct 1992 – Jun 1996:  University of Bath (Bath, UK)


  • Degree:  BSc in Business Administration
  • Grade:  Upper Second Class (2:1)

Sep 1989 – Jun 1992:  1st Lyceum (Venetoklion) (Rhodes, Greece)


  •  Degree:  Apolytirion (Hellenic School Certificate)
  • Grade:  18.4 (pass = 10, max = 20)

Other Qualifications


  • Languages:  Greek (Native speaker), English (Business fluent), German (Business fluent)
  • Professional Seminars:  Various on: “Analysis & Optimisation Of Processes”