My philosophy

The enemy of the good is the better

I am an economist specialized in internal audit and corporate governance, with more than twenty years of professional experience, starting with the "big 5" (Andersen & PwC), continuing in the food and beverage, chemical and airline industries.

I graduated from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA School of Economics) and continued my postgraduate studies at the University of Glasgow (MAcc in International Accounting and Financial Administration) and at the City University (MSc in Internal Auditing and Management), while I am a PhD in internal audit and Corporate Governance as well as a post doctorate fellow in the effectiveness of control systems by NKUA.

I hold the position of Senior Member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Board of Education of the Association of Certified Public Accountants International (ACPAI). In addition, I represent the International Compliance Association in collaborations with Academic Institutions.

I am certified FCPA, CPIA, as well as postgraduate professional in Governance Risk and Compliance.

In parallel, I teach accounting and internal audit in undergraduate and postgraduate programs at NKUA, Piraeus University, University of Patras, Escem (France), Hellenic International University, the Hellenic Open University and Epsilon Net.

I am author of a book in internal audit with over twenty publications.