ELIAMEP is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors, consisting of distinguished individuals from various professional backgrounds. 

Its BoD has also established an International Advisory Board, comprising eminent personalities from around the world, who contribute to the strengthening of ELIAMEP’s European and international presence. 

The Board of Directors receives advice on strategic issues by the Honorary Council. 

ELIAMEP also crucially relies on its Advisory Committee, which helps the Foundation plan its future direction and activities.

ELIAMEP engages a substantial number of highly qualified researchers, research associates and interns affiliated on the basis of specific projects, headed by the Director General, as well as a smaller team of experienced administrative staff, headed by the Deputy Director.

Board of Directors


Loukas Tsoukalis
President of the Board, ELIAMEP, Professor, Sciences Po, Paris, Professor Emeritus, University of Athens


Thanos Veremis
Vice-President of the Board of Directors, Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science and Public Administration, University of Athens, History, International Relations


Eleni Papakonstantinou
Attorney-at-law, Partner, Law Offices Papaconstantinou


Effy Stratakis
Head of CSR ( Corporate Social Responsibility) of A.M. Nomikos Transworld Maritime Agencies S. A.


Costas Apostolidis
Chairman of the BoD, Raycap
Takis Arapoglou
Non-executive Chairman of the Boards of Titan Cement International, Tsakos Energy Navigation and Bank of Cyprus
Pavlos Apostolidis
Ambassador (ad hon.), Former Director of the National Intelligence Agency and Former Minister of the Administrative Reform and E-Governance Ministry
Vasileios Fourlis
Executive Chairman, Fourlis Holdings S.A.
George Pagoulatos
Director General, Professor of European Politics and Economy at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)
Dimitrios Papalexopoulos
Chairman of the Group Executive Committee of TITAN Cement International
Costantza Sbokou – Constantakopoulou
Co-owner and co-CEO of Phāea Resorts; Senior Architect of T.E.MES. S.A.
Spyros Theodoropoulos
CEO, Chipita S.A.
Christos Vaitsis
General (ret.) Chief Emeritus of the Hellenic Air Force General Staff

Honorary Council

Theodore Couloumbis
Member of the Honorary Committee, ELIAMEP; Professor Emeritus, University of Athens, International relations
George David
Honorary Chairman of the Board, Coca – Cola HBC AG
Nikiforos Diamandouros
European Ombudsman (2003-2013) and Visiting Professor, College of Europe, Bruges
Panagis Vourloumis
Chairman, Food Bank, Athens