⌟ The CIRCLES

Important, yet pleasant, discussions are best had around a table, accompanied by good food and wine. The CIRCLES provide the setting for substantive discussion and networking among peers.

⌟ Purpose

Supporting corporate executives to better understand the economic, communications and regulatory environment of Greece and the EU.

⌟ Form

  • Meals, with a limited number of participants, under Chatham House Rules.
  • Structured discussions, with an informal agenda.
  • Invited: high-level representatives of the political world, media and other important stakeholders.
  • Meeting place: Athens Club

⌟ Advisory Committee

The CIRCLES are supported by a distinguished Advisory Committee, whose members have academic and professional standing in areas of direct relevance to the CIRCLES.

The members of the Advisory Committee are (in alphabetical order):

Ioannis Vassardanis, Attorney-at-Law, Managing Partner I. Vassardanis & Partners, Deputy General Secretary of the Greek-French Chamber of Commerce

Lampis Koutsolioutsos, Finance Business Partner Energy, Europe  & MEA, India, Schneider

Athanasios Kotsis, President of Intrasoft International

Ioannis Metaxas, Honorary Professor of Universities, Member of the Académie Européenne Interdisciplinaire des Sciences

Antonis Papagiannidis, Lawyer and Journalist

Cristi Tzelepi, Executive Coach, Change Facilitator Treasure Lab

Dimitris Tsingos, Founder of Starttech Ventures, Member of European Business Angels Network (EBAN)

Daniel Guéguen, President of PACT European Affairs (Brussels), Professor at the College of Europe

Simone Ceruti, Special Adviser, FIPRA, ex-EU VP Corporate Affairs DANONE, Owner Ceruti Consulting, Brussels

France Roque, Director of Communications & External Relations, Le Monde & Nouvel Observateur, Paris

 

The Advisory Committee members participate in the CIRCLES to offer their expertise and propose new members for the CIRCLES.

The members of the Advisory Committee have the option to participate in the meetings and events of the CIRCLES.

  • CEOs CIRCLE
  • CORPORATE AFFAIRS & COMMUNICATIONS CIRCLE
  • FINANCE DIRECTORS CIRCLE
  • LEGAL DIRECTORS CIRCLE
  • HR DIRECTORS CIRCLE
  • YOUNG TALENTS CIRCLE
  • INNOVATION CIRCLE