Project Description

CEO Athens International Airport SA

Yiannis is the Chief Executive Officer of the Athens International Airport SA (AIA) since 2007.
He served as AIA’s Deputy CEO from 2001 to 2007. He joined AIA, following an international career in academia and strategic management consulting with A.T. Kearney and Deloitte.
Currently, he is the Chairman of the Board of the Athens Airport Fuel Pipeline Company SA and of the Council of the ACI-Fund, an ACI-linked entity, which provides professional training and support to airports in developing nations. He participates in several boards and councils of companies, academic institutions and trade associations (incl. ACI-Europe and ACI-World) in Greece and abroad.
Following a series of international distinctions and after 20 years of personal contribution to the aviation industry, having served as Chairman of ACI-Europe (2007-2009) and ACI-World (2011-2013) he was honoured in October 2015 with the first “CAPA Airport Chief Executive of the Year” Award.
Yiannis holds a MSc in Industrial Engineering and a PhD in Operations Research from the University of Hambur