Nikos Efthymiadis

Graduate “Anatolia” College, Thessaloniki, 1962
Graduate Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Dpt. of Agricultural Sciences, 1967
Honorary Doctorate, Kingston University, England

Professional career:
Chairman REDESTOS – Efthymiadis Agrotechnology Group, established 1935.
A leading business group in Greece and Southeast Europe in the field of Agricultural technology, supplies and services.

Social activities:

  • Chairman & CEO Thessaloniki Innovation & Technology Center – Thess INTEC S.A.
  • Founding member of THEOPHANO prize, Governing council
  • Chairman of the Business Information and Clearing Center (BICC)
  • President of the Association for Democracy in the Balkans

In the past:

  • President of the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece
  • President of the Northern Greece Businessmen’s Cultural Association
  • Chairman of the STABILITY PACT / Business Advisory Council for Southeast Europe, Brussels
  • Chairman of the Business and Cultural Development Centre
  • President of the Thessaloniki Technology Park
  • President of the Hellenic Crop Protection Association
  • Member by Excellence of the Board of the Thessaloniki
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Thessaloniki

Contributed to several European think tanks on development and cooperation in Southeast European region.