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Our Partners

Deloitte Greece

Learn more about the Deloitte Greece partners who provide consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax, legal, audit & assurance services to both public and private clients.

Manos Pelidis

Chairman

Manos is the Chairman of Deloitte Greece. He has extensive experience in reporting under US GAAP, IFRS & US listed entities. He has worked across several industries including shipping, retail, leisure, manufacturing, insurance& banking. Manos has vast experience in the IPO process and in secondary offerings of US listed entities. He has provided training on IFRS adoption and is a regular presenter of internal and external seminars. Manos serves as Deloitte Greece’s Risk& Reputation Leader.

Dimitris Koutsopoulos

CEO

Dimitris is the CEO at Deloitte Greece. With vast experience in both the Advisory and the Audit & Assurance Services, Dimitris specialises in the areas of due diligence, operational and financial restructuring. Dimitris has worked with various clients in both the private and public sectors including the major Greek Banking Institutions and the major listed companies on the Athens Stock Exchange.

Michael Karavas

Audit & Assurance Leader

Michael is the Audit Leader and the Regulatory and Public Policy Partner for Deloitte Greece. Practicing over 32 years in Greece with Deloitte, he leads or has a key role in serving major, medium and smaller Greek and International entities involving multiple accounting, auditing and reporting frameworks. He is a member of the Advisory Committee to the Hellenic Capital Market Commissions and previously a member of the Scientific Board of the Greek Institute of Statutory Auditors in Greece.

Nikos Christodoulou

Consulting Leader

Nikos joined Deloitte in 2018 as the Partner in charge for the Consulting Services in Greece. Prior to Deloitte, he worked in National Bank of Greece as the Group’s COO, responsible for managing the Group Operations including IT, digitization, back-office operations, treasury operations, real estate and technical services.

Alithia Diakatos

Risk Advisory Leader

Alithia is the Risk Advisory Leader for Deloitte Greece. She is also the Firm’s Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Corporate Governance and Analytics Leader. She is a CIA, Certified Quality Assurance Reviewer, CRMA from the IIA as well as CRISC from ISACA. With 15 years of experience, she has extensive knowledge in Governance, Regulatory and Risk, Controls Transformation and Assurance, Data Risk Services and Cyber Risk Services in various industries.

Maria Trakadi

Tax Leader | Consumer Products Leader

Maria is the Tax Leader of Deloitte Greece. She has more than 20 years of professional experience, specialized in business tax. Maria has been providing tax advisory services to Greek and multinational clients, across all Industries, with focus on Consumer Business, Telecoms and  Life Sciences. Maria is a member of the tax committee of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Hellenic-Swedish Chamber of Commerce.

Alexis Damalas

Financial Advisory Services Leader | Investment Management Leader

Alexis is the Financial Advisory Leader for Deloitte Greece. He also serves as the Technology, Media & Telecommunications and Construction Leader. He holds nearly 20 years of experience in M&A, fund raising, project finance, valuations and other advisory services. He has significant experience in corporate transactions such as acquisitions, disposals and fairness opinions for mergers in Greece and Southeastern Europe, while also has significant experience in dispute consulting engagements.

Vasilis Kafatos

Clients & Industries Leader | Transportation, Hospitality & Services Leader 

Vasilis is a Partner in charge of Strategy. He is the Clients & Industries Leader for Greece and Chairman of the Deloitte Alexander Competency Center. He has more than 20 years of consulting and advisory experience in various sectors of the economy. Vassilis specializes in corporate strategy, digital, innovation, business transformation, financial restructuring and mergers & acquisitions and operational excellence.

Alexandra Kostara

Financial Services Leader

Alexandra is the partner responsible for the Financial Services Industry Group in Greece. She is an audit partner with 20 years experience in the financial services industry focusing principally on the provision of audit, due diligence and advisory services to banks, financial institutions, investment and real estate companies.

Akis Georgopoulos

Audit & Assurance Partner | Oil, Gas & Chemicals Leader 

Akis is a Certified Public Accountant in Greece and the Oil & Gas Leader of the Greek firm. He is a member of the International Affairs Committee of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Greece. With more than 24 years experience, Akis is responsible for many multinational audit clients and has extensive knowledge of Greek GAAP and IFRS. He has vast audit experience in local listed and non-listed companies.

Andreas Barlikas

Audit & Assurance Partner  

Andreas is an Audit Partner providing services in Manufacturing, Commercial, Pharmaceutical and Insurance Industries. He has extensive experience in local GAAP and IFRS, IFRS first adoption and in international audits (inbound and outbound). Andreas is a Greek Certified Chartered Accountant (Greek CPA), a member of Greek Body of Certified Auditors (SOEL) and a member of the Economic Chamber of Greece.

Paris Efthymiades

Audit & Assurance Partner | Retail, Wholesale & Distribution Leader

Paris is an Audit Partner in Deloitte Greece with 30 years professional experience, of which 10 years in the UK. He focuses principally on the provision of audit and advisory services for clients in the manufacturing, consumer, telecommunications and media industries. He has led numerous group audits of multinational companies and he has worked on IPOs for the London AIM and Swiss Stock Exchange. Paris is the Sustainability Country Leader for Greece.

Fenia Giannopoulou

Audit & Assurance Partner

Fenia is an audit partner with more than 16 years of public accounting experience in banking, retail and manufacturing industries. She has served some of the Greek firms’ major clients as statutory auditor, including national and international projects and large organizations and multinational companies listed on the local and foreign Stock Exchange. She has advised companies on the conversion from the local basis of accounting (Greek GAAP) to IFRS, and has experience in due diligences.

Dina Karsas

Audit & Assurance Partner 

Dina is an Audit Partner in our shipping group with 30 years experience in public accounting. She serves as National Professional Practice Director and IFRS specialist. She has vast audit experience including audits of entities listed on the US markets, compliance with applicable US GAAP/ IFRS, PCAOB/AICPA/ISA standards, SEC rules, initial public offerings and secondary equity offerings in the US and the related SEC registration statements and, filings and related comfort letters.

Dimitris Katsibokis

Audit & Assurance Partner 

Dimitris is an Audit Partner with extensive experience in audits of entities listed on the US and the Greek Stock Exchange, private companies, systems of internal controls over financial reporting, IPOs. He has also a vast experience in delivering a range of advisory services, including IFRS implementation, accounting and financial instruments valuation. Dimitris leads the IFRS Advisory team of experts of Deloitte Greece and is a trainer with respect to IFRS and US GAAP.

Analia Kokkoris

Audit & Assurance Partner 

Analia has over 18 years of public accounting experience and vast audit experience in the shipping industry including audits of entities listed on the US markets, compliance with applicable IFRS/ U.S. GAAP, PCAOB standards, IPO and secondary offerings experience, and audits of subsidiaries of MNC’s according to IFRS/ US GAAP. She is a member of the Institute of Certified Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCCA), and a member of the Greek Institute of Chartered Accountants.

 

Antonis Markou

Audit & Assurance Partner

Antonis is the Audit Leader for the Deloitte office in Thessaloniki. He has over 20 years professional experience in internal and external audits in various industries such as tourism, hospitality, leisure, consumer business and financial services industry. Also he has important experience in reporting under IFRS and US GAAP, leading various due diligence projects and running implementations/audits of internal control systems. 

Despina Xenaki

Audit & Assurance Partner  

Despina is an Audit Partner with extensive experience in auditing, IPOs, IFRS adoption projects and due diligence for acquisitions. She has significant experience in Gap analysis projects regarding Solvency II as well as in the implementation of Solvency II for a number of local and multinational insurance companies. Despina has led assessments in distribution channels for large insurance companies and provided training on IFRS adoption to insurance companies.

Alexis Hadjipavlou

Telecom, Media & Entertainment | Head of Restructuring & Forensics

Alexis is a Partner in the Financial Advisory Services of Deloitte in Greece and Head of the Restructuring & Forensic Practice. He has more than 13 years of professional experience with Deloitte in both the Financial Advisory Services and the Audit & Assurance Services.

Thomas Leventis

Tax Partner  

Thomas specializes in international tax issues advising clients for inbound and outbound investments. He has significant experience in serving leading companies in the Financial Services, Real Estate & Construction and Shipping & Ports industries. He has designed the set-up of several private office structures for high-net-worth individuals. He has participated in several committees on proposed tax legislation.

Achilleas Miltsanidis

Tax Partner 

Achilleas specializes in individual taxation and social security issues for expatriate employees. He provides advisory services to multinational companies and high-net-worth individuals, regarding personal income tax compliance, tax equalization, pension issues and taxation of compensations (Global Employer Services - GES). He is also an expert in real estate property taxes, donations & inheritance tax issues and payroll tax audits.

Eftichia Piligou

Tax Partner

Eftichia is Head of Transfer Pricing in Deloitte Greece. She has 14 years of experience specializing in transfer pricing and international taxation. She has led transfer pricing documentation, planning and structuring projects for clients operating in various industries. She possesses significant experience in dispute resolution during transfer pricing audits, and has supported clients in addressing double taxation issues after profits’ adjustment.

Fotis Tsamparlis

Industrial Products & Constructions | Tax Partner

Fotis is a Partner at the Deloitte Athens office and is the leader of the Greek Transfer Pricing practice since 2017. Since the establishment of Deloitte's Greek transfer pricing service line in 2008, Fotis has led the most important transfer pricing projects carried out by Deloitte in Greece.

Ilias Koimtzoglou

Legal Partner

Ilias Koimtzoglou is the Co-Managing Partner of the law firm Koimtzoglou-Leventis & Associates, Greek member of the international network of independent law firms Deloitte Legal. Ilias has extensive experience on M&A, cross-border transactional work, corporate restructuring, competition law and financing projects. He has also advised a number of international clients bidding for large privatization projects launched by the Hellenic Republic Privatizations Fund. 

George Balafoutis

Shipping & Ports Industry Leader | Audit & Assurance Partner

George is the Shipping & Ports Industry Leader and an audit partner in our shipping group with over 25 years of experience in public accounting in Greece, Canada and the US. He has extensive audit experience in various industries including shipping and retail & consumer including entities listed on public markets. He has been involved in a number of engagements involving successful US and European Capital Market Transactions.

Panagiotis Chormovitis

Financial Advisory Partner

Panagiotis is a Partner in Financial Advisory team specializing on the Loan Portfolio Advisory Services and M&A Transaction Advisory Services. With over eleven years’ professional experience in Corporate Finance & M&A Transaction Advisory, Panagiotis has wide exposure in a range of sectors with expertise in Financial Services Industry and Banking both in local and international level.

George Trivizas

Risk Advisory Partner

George is a Risk Advisory Partner of Deloitte Greece. He is an ICAEW Chartered Accountant (ACA) and has approximately 12 years of experience in the areas of Internal Audit, Risk Management , Controls Transformation and Assurance, Corporate Governance and Compliance.

Christos Kosmas

Financial Advisory Services Partner | Real Estate Leader

Christos is a Partner of the Financial Advisory Services and responsible for the real estate sector in Greece. He has taken a key part in numerous mergers & acquisitions, company valuations, feasibility/ viability studies, dispute consulting and corporate restructuring projects. Key clients include global and local developers, REITs and foreign private equity groups investing in Greece.

Katerina Glava

Financial Services Partner | Insurance Leader

Katerina is a Partner in Financial Services Consulting Group of Deloitte in Greece since November 2016. She has more than 20 years of advisory experience in banking as well as in insurance sectors.

Dimitris Nektarios

Financial Advisory Services Partner

Dimitris is specializing in company valuations, M&A, feasibility studies, as well as corporate and business unit strategy advisory services. Over the last 10 years Dimitris has participated in and/or managed numerous financial advisory projects including mergers & acquisitions, company valuations, preparation and review of business plans and feasibility studies on behalf of large public and private organizations. 

Konstantinos Eleftheriadis

Financial Advisory Services Partner | Power & Utilities Leader

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