He is a certified Greek accountant and member of Economic Chamber of Greece since 2004. He holds the professional qualification of ACCA (Association of Certified Chartered Accountants). He graduated from Business Administration department of the University of Piraeus and he also holds a Master’s Degree of Science (MSc) in Accounting & Finance from the Business School of Cardiff University. He served as a financial auditor in one of the Big 4 audit firms specialising in shipping sector and then moved to shipping industry as a Financial Controller. He joined Aegean Shipping Management S.A. as a Chief Accountant in June 2015. His total experience amounts to 12 years.