Senior Partner, EOS Capital Partners; Chairman, Hellenic Venture Capital Association
Giannis Papadopoulos is Senior Partner, co-founder and executive member of the BoD of EOS Capital partners, a leading private equity management company in Greece with € 150MM under management, since 2017. Previously he was co-founder and CEO of Attica Ventures a venture capital management company based in Athens, Greece (2003-2017).
Giannis has served as an executive on the BoD of various public institutions, asset management companies, public listed companies and venture backed enterprises among which HDB, Public Power Corporation – among the largest Greek companies, Hellenic Tourism Development Co. the leading Greek real estate asset manager, ISAP, Agrifreda, mastihashop, Performance Technologies, Foodlink etc. He is currently President of the BoD of DEPA Commercial SA the leading natural gas company in Greece (2019 – now)
Giannis is currently President of the BoD of the Hellenic Venture Capital Association (HVCA), member of the Advisory Board of the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission and member of the Business Advisory Council of the International MBA – Athens University of Economics and Business. He has also served as Coordinator for Innovation Policy at the Ministry of Development and Competitiveness (2013-2014), and was member of the Executive Committee of the Technical Chamber of Greece (the largest scientific association in Greece 2001-2013).
He holds a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from National Technical University of Athens and an MBA from Cass Business School, City University (London).