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.
/ Brussels: WIB 03 M 069, Rue Wiertz 60, B-1047
Tel. +32 2 28 . +32 2 28 37399 and 38399, fax +32 2 28 49399
/ Strasbourg: LOW T012046, F-67070
Tel. +33 3 88 1 77399, fax +33 3 88 1 79399