Vice President
European Parliament

Member of the Parliament's Bureau

Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left

Member, Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

Member, Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly

Member, Coalition of the Radical Left

Substitute, Committee on Regional Development

Substitute, Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China

Substitute, Delegation for relations with the countries of Southeast Asia and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Born in 1955 in Athens. Graduated from Varvakeio Junior High School of Athens and studied at the School of Civil Engineering of NTUA (National Technical University of Athens).

He was elected to the European Parliament (2004-2009) and the Greek Parliament (2009-2014). He was re-elected as MEP in the elections of 2014. From July, he has been elected Vice-President of the European Parliament and got re-elected on the same position on January 2017. He is the only Greek and the only representative from the Left at the Presidium of the European Parliament. 


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