Brief CV’s

Peter Sakkas, Chairman & CEO - Executive Member.

He holds a degree in BBA and an MBA with a Major in Finance and Investments from Baruch College, the City University of New York. For over five years he has been in charge of the Financial Planning and Analysis at HealthFirst, the largest HMO in the United States and has been the Chief Financial Officer, CEO and management consultant of various companies in Greece and abroad. He has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions including a successful IPO on the NASDAQ stock exchange. He is Country Manager, Greece at CEE Equity Partners and President and  CEO at Bernard’s consulting firm.

Brian Bode, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors - Non-Executive Member

Brian has broad experience in working as a financial executive for companies in different sectors, such as: FON (car axle manufacturing), Wprost (Weekly news magazine and internet sites), Chesapeake Packaging (light manufacturing), Pilicka Telefonia (local telecommunications operator), HBO (cable television channel), AIG (insurance), Follett bookstores (university bookstore chain), and Hines Lumber (wholesale building supplier). Brian has also served as a member of various Management Boards and currently is a member of the Board of Directors for the Fulbright Commission in Poland. Brian’s background provides him with a unique perspective, which allows him to assist companies in addressing their challenges and improving their profitability and transparency. Brian studied at Northwestern University in Evanston where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and at Cass Business in London where he received a Master’s degree in Finance.

Ioannis Tsoukaridis, Non-executive member of the Board of Directors

He is a graduate of Athens University of Economics, Department of Economy & Commerce. He started his career in 1973 when he graduated and joined the family company. He fully undertook the company’s commercial department and achieved an ongoing increase of clientele. In 1979 he took up General Manager duties and the Company’s Financial Management. Since 1996 till 31.12.2020 he was been the Company’s and the Group’s Chairman & and Managing Director.

Dimitrios Tsiftsis, General Manager

He is a graduate of the American College of Greece (Deree College) with a Bachelor in Business Administration and holds an MBA in Finance from French University Escem France. He has worked in Xiosbank and in the Vardinogiannis Group as a Business Development Manager. He has been working in the company since 2003 ,having served as Manager of the 2nd ’ Factory, Programming Director and sales manager.

Nikolaos Zetos, Chief Financial Officer

He is a graduate of the University of Piraeus. Long experience, having served as a Management executive,in a Group of companies.

He is a member of the Economic Chamber of Greece and has a professional license of Tax Technician, 1st Class. As of May 1997 until December 2010 he held the position of the Group’s Accounting Manager

Konstantinos Papagiannis, Sales Manager

He is a graduate of the American College of Greece (Deree College) with a Bachelor in Business Administration and specialization in International Business. He has worked as Sales Manager, Operations Manager and Member of the Management, In digital printing business, Food and Import & Marketing Professional Equipment Catering, respectively.

Working in company since 2014.

Konstantinos Theofilis, Internal Auditor

He is a graduate of the Department of management science and technology of the Athens University of Economics and MSC in accounting and finance, Athens University of Economics. He has been working in the company since 2014 as assistant accountant.

He has worked in the Ministry of development as a financial analyst.

Ioannis Horianopoulos, Factory Manager

Has years of experience in the print industry and making. He joined the Company in 1996 and he currently manages the Plant.

Athanasios Kouvaras,Technical Director

He is a graduate of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) with Bachelor in Chemical Engineering and MSC MBA Studies from the University of Piraeus. He has worked the last 20 years in the packaging industry as technical director, Production Manager, R&D Director in companies producing inks, prints, cylinders and flexographic plates.

He joined the company in 2018.

Dr. John Petrou, QA Officer

He is a graduate Metallurgy Engineer of National Technical University of Athens, with MsC on Material Science and PhD on Industrial Sensors.

He has published research articles in recognized scientific journals and holds three sensory patents.As a freelancer, he has worked as a responsible engineer in construction projects, and has developed and implemented a load measurement technique of the national hiways for the design and selection of concrete materials for the Ministry of the Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works. From 2010 he has undertaken the quality management of the company and the quality control department thus ensuring the quality of products and services. From 2017 he has undertaken the environmental management and from 2018 the management of carton boards from SuSinceeveloped Forests (FSC CoC), ensuring the continuous improvement of the company's environmental footprint..

Elina Violari, Responsible for Industrial Design & Pre-Press

She is a graduate of the Technological Educational Institute of Athens (ΤΕΙ), Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, department of Graphic Art technology. She has worked the last 17 years in the Packaging Industry as a Prepress Manager and operator, in companies of Rotograure cylinder engraving, Flexography plates, IML Printing and Cartoon Packaging.From 2014 she has developed and manage the Prepress department of the company. From 2018 she also manages the Industrial Design department.