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Balkans & Black Sea Cooperation Forum
Stability | Growth | Cooperation
30 May - 1 June 2018 | Thessaloniki, Greece
Nationality : Greece

Mr. Giannis Balakakis

President | Geo Routes Cultural Institute
  • Chair Organizing Committee

A forward thinking and results oriented strategist specialized in tourism & hospitality industries, holding 35 years of experience as Planning | Product | General Manager & Chief Executive Officer at Hellenic and International Corporations.

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

He studied Banking & Finance, speaks English and French, and is a regular key-note speaker at various international forums related to Culture | Tourism | Development.

He is elected member to the Board of the Association of Chief Executive Officers Greece and former VP of the Society of Incentive Travel Executives Greece.