Costas is the owner and managing director of VK PREMIUM Business Growth Consultants.
Before that, Costas worked for Coca–Cola in Ireland, Switzerland and Greece in various managerial positions in Sales, Operations, Supply Chain & Production.
He also worked as Operations & Supply Chain Manager for Alumil Milonas an Aluminum Extrusion Company (turnover €200mil) in charge of the operations (production facilities & logistics Centers) in 13 countries.
Costas is a Chemical Engineer (Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece) with an MBA (Strathclyde University, Great Britain).
Since January 2016, Costas is President of the Greek Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce.
Business Operations Manager
Fotini has more than 10 years experience in consulting companies, working on Structural Funds and EU Programs for SMEs and Enterprises.
She has extensive experience in elaborating and managing business plans and feasibility studies managed under the Investment Law L.3299 / 2004, L.3908 / 2011, the Regional Operational Programs (ROP) and the Operational Programs "Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship".
She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Deree College in Greece, majoring in Accounting and Finance.
She has been working for VK PREMIUM since 2010.
George is a Senior Sales & Marketing Professional, with significant years of experience in management positions in Greek and multinational companies.
George worked as an executive for over 25 years in Greece, in departments, Logistics, Analytics, Marketing and Sales departments, in companies such as AVON Cosmetics SA, Lavipharm, etc, but also abroad as responsible for sales development in Greece & Germany.
He is an Electrical Engineer from the University of West Attica.
Manolis is a Senior Marketing and Sales executive with more than 20 years of experience in FMCG, Media & B2B multinational companies.
Having an 360° extensive marketing experience, he has worked as an executive in major multinational commercial and advertising companies such as Philip Morris, Vitex - Yannidis Bros, Leo Burnett, Affichage.
He is responsible for VK PREMIUM's marketing strategies and the implementation of marketing activities, applying a “win win” spirit with internal and external stakeholders.
Manolis holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, majoring in Marketing, from Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece.
Senior Business Consultant
Nektarios has many years of experience and knowledge of the NSRF, Development Law, EKOME, Finance & reporting programs (P&L, budgeting, expenses reporting, cash flow analysis etc).
He has been involved in the preparation of Monitoring Trustee studies for companies with a turnover of over € 18m each, in the elaboration of Operational Restructuring studies as well as in the elaboration of Due Diligence studies.
He is a Second Class Accountant (Member of the Chamber of Commerce and soon a First Class accountant).
Nektarios is a graduate of the Department of Accounting & Finance, Technical University of Thessaly.
He has been working at VK PREMIUM since 2020 as an European Programs Supervisor.
Fotini has extensive experience in the financial sector as well as in the control & evaluation of investment proposals of EU co-financed programs.
Fotini worked at the HELLENIC DEVELOPMENT COMPANY (ELANET) as a Financial Auditor, responsible for the control and evaluation of investment proposals, the monitoring of progress and the certification of their implementation.
Earlier, she worked as an accountant at the LPG S.A (FGASEU SA) as well as as a Financial Advisor at the National Bank.
Fotini is a graduate of the Department of Business Administration of the University of Ioannina while she is in the process of obtaining a postgraduate degree from the Polytechnic School, Department of Economics & Management Engineering, with a focus on Administration & Economics of Public Organizations & Bodies.
Anastasia has many years of experience in the development and management of co-financed investment programs of the European Union.
Anastasia worked in the consulting company Optimum Value SA undertaking the submission and overall management of European programs of private companies and Municipalities, as well as the preparation of dossiers for participation in Public Tenders.
As a member of the program management department, Anastasia deals with the perfect, immediate and effective service of the company's customers in order to complete their investment plans and the rapid disbursement of their aid.
Anastasia is a graduate of the Department of Political Science and Public Administration of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens .
Thanasis has many years of experience in managing, auditing and evaluating investment proposals for European Union co-financed projects.
Earlier, he worked at the Technical Company AICHMIS TECHNOLOGIES S.A. as a Project Manager, coordinating project teams in cadastral studies for the creation of the National Cadastre.
Thanasis holds a master's degree in Marketing Management from the University of Surrey and a degree in Economics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
Giannis has extensive experience in the financial sector and in the management of business accounting in multinational and Greek companies.
Giannis worked in various positions of responsibility in the Accounting Department of SUPERFAST-BLUESTAR FERRIES. Then, he worked in DIAMOND RESORTS INTERNATIONAL as Accountant and in AKAZOO GROUP as Treasurer.
Giannis is a graduate from the Technological Educational Institution of Chalkida.
Maria deals with informing and supporting clients for the selection of the appropriate development program.
Ermioni has extensive experience and knowledge of development programs (NSRF, Development Law), having dealt with the submission of applications, the control and management of investment projects.
Ermioni is a graduate of the Department of Economic Sciences of the University of Piraeus. In addition, she has received certification in Digital Financial Instruments from the Université Paris-Est Créteil Val de Marne (UPEC) of France, as well as in the Elaboration of Economic Studies and Feasibility Studies by the University of Piraeus. He speaks English, French and Italian.
Sofia has extensive experience in Production departments of multinational and Greek companies.
Sofia is a human resources management consultant with many years of experience in key positions in the HR departments of multinational and Greek companies.
Senior Financial Analyst
Zoe has over 20 years of experience in the analysis and valuation of companies that come from a wide range of industries in Greece.
In the past she has worked as an analyst and head of analysis departments in various stock companies, while she was a member of the investment committee of the Mutual Fund of Insurance Organizations in the period 2010 - 2012.
In the period 2009 - 2011 she worked as a special advisor at the Ministry of Economy, Competitiveness and Shipping and at the Ministry of Labor and Social Security. Its areas of responsibility under the Ministry of Economy included the design and implementation of restructuring programs for companies and sectors of the Greek economy and the coordination of the project team for the revision of the Development Law.
At the Ministry of Labor, she dealt with the restructuring of the institutional framework for the utilization of the movable and immovable property of the Insurance Funds, as well as with the planning of other social reforms.
She holds a degree in Economics from the University of Athens and is a certified Portfolio Manager by the Hellenic Capital Market Commission.