Jorgos is the Marketing and Communications Director of EVPA. He brings in more than 20 years expertise in journalism, public relations, marketing, branding, internal and external communications.

His assignments include managerial positions at UNDP, the European Free Alliance-European Political Party, PR agencies and private corporations in Greece, the Balkans and beyond. He was also the Director of the Balkan Youth Foundation, a regional non-governmental organization focusing on youth empowerment through social investment in the region of South East Europe.

Jorgos has worked for various national, regional and European media outlets, including the BBC and the Austrian Press Agency. He is an Extraordinary Fellow at the University of Vienna (Institute for Communication Science) and also holds a degree in Print & Digital Media from the London School of Journalism.

  • Day 2 – Thursday 10 June
  • 14.00 – 14.50

Business engagement for social change: lessons learnt from social investors and companies

Venture philanthropy and social investment is still at a nascent stage of development in the Central Eastern Europe and Eastern Partnership region. In this session you will hear from social investors and companies already working in these geographies, on their models of support. They will also share their motivation to engage in such activities, as professionals coming from the traditional investment or business space. Watch the session recording