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Balkans & Black Sea Forum 2018
Leadership | Economics | Synergies
30 May - 1 June 2018 | Athens, Greece
Nationality : Greece

Mr. Giannis Balakakis

President of the BoD Geo Routes Cultural Institute & Chair Organizing Committee BBSF
  • Chair Organizing Committee

A forward thinking and results oriented strategist specialized in tourism & hospitality industries, whilst holding 30 years of experience as Planning, Product, General Manager and Chief Executive Officer in local and International Corporations.

He has served as Executive Director at Gnomon Performance SA, he is the President of the Board at Geo Routes Cultural Institute, as well Founder and Chair Organizing Committee of the Balkans & Black Sea Cooperation Forum.

He studied Banking & Finance, he speaks English and French and he’s a regular key-note speaker in international forums related to Culture | Tourism | Development.

He has served as Board member to the Association of Chief Executive Officers and Vice-President of the Society of Incentive Travel Executives, Greece.