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Our Partners

Deloitte Greece

Learn more about the Deloitte Greece partners who provide audit, tax, consulting and corporate finance 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.

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 Managing Partner & Consumer Products Leader

Maria is the Tax Leader and the Consumer Products 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 in the Technology Media & Telecommunications and Life Sciences & Health Care industries and the Consumer Products and Retail sectors. 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 and Technology, Media & Telecommunications 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.

Vassilis Kafatos

Consulting and Travel Hospitality & Leisure Leader

Vassilis is a Partner, Head of Consulting Services for Deloitte Greece. He has extensive consulting experience in various industries including Travel, Hospitality & Leisure, Real Estate, Consumer Business and Manufacturing. He has supervised major projects in the fields of strategic and business planning, corporate restructuring, operational improvement and performance management for various clients in the private and public sectors.

Nikos Aggouris

Technology and Public Sector Leader

Nikos is the Technology and Public Sector Leader for Deloitte Greece. He has supervised a significant number of IT enabled large scale Business Transformation Projects in various industries including Public Sector, Utilities, Telecommunications, Retail, Pharmaceuticals and Health Care. He has extensive experience in large-scale ERP Implementations, application of Enterprise Performance Management and Business Analytics Solutions and has led major IT Strategy and Master Plan Projects.

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.

Stathis Andrianakis

Transaction & Restructuring Services Partner and Energy & Resources Leader

Stathis is the Energy & Resources Leader of the Greek firm. He is also a Partner in the Financial Advisory Services, focusing particularly on Transaction & Restructuring Services whereas he has been involved in many big and complex projects. With over 15 years experience he led numerous Financial Due Diligence Projects, Financial Restructurings, Financial Reviews, Special Purpose Audits including amongst others IPOs in Greek and UK stock markets. He has worked across almost all industries such as energy, shipping, consumer business, tourism, hotels & leisure, real estate, telecoms and media.

 

Akis Georgopoulos

Audit & Assurance Partner  

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 

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.

Nontas Giouroukos

 Audit & Assurance Partner

Nontas is an Audit partner with over 34 years accounting experience auditing large multinational and national companies. He has 14 years working experience at the (ex) Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Greece, vast experience in Tax issues, on Greek General Accounting GAP and on Cost Analysis, significant experience in review of systems of internal control over financial reporting.

Alexis Hadjipavlou

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. As a member of the Financial Advisory Services, Alexis has participated in numerous Financial Due Diligence Projects, Financial & Operational Restructuring Projects, Restructurings, Forensics, Viability Studies and Financial Reviews, covering various industries. He is acting as the statutory auditor expert during the restructuring procedures as instructed by the Greek Restructuring Law (Article 99, Law4307, Art106). In the Audit function, as a Greek Statutory Auditor, he has served in numerous Greek firms across several industries.

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.

 

Stelios Kyriakides

Tax Partner & Manufacturing Leader

Stelios is Head of Business Tax in the Athens based practice. He is also the Manufacturing Leader of the Greek firm. Stelios has over 14 years professional experience, specializing in income tax issues, corporate transformations and re-structuring. He is significantly experienced in advising on intercompany transactions, indirect taxes and customs issues. Stelios has significant experience in serving leading companies in the Energy and Resources, Manufacturing and Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure industries.

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.

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. 

Beate Randulf

Audit & Assurance Partner & Learning Leader   

Beate is the Financial Services Industry Audit Leader in Greece and has over 23 years of Public accounting experience. Beate has vast audit experience in entities listed on the US market, PCAOB standards, registration statement for IPOs, subsidiaries of MNC’s in accordance with US GAAP/IFRS, financial due diligence procedures, restatement of FS from local GAAP to IFRS/US GAAP. She is also the cross functional internal learning leader for the firm.

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.

George Balafoutis

Audit & Assurance Partner

George is 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.

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.

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