Our People


SFD Organization is driven by people dedicated to create self-reliant food economies and better tourism destinations.

Our Advisory Council

The SFDO Advisory Council is appointed by the Board of Directors and approved by the General Assembly. It comprises of highly esteemed professionals that share the vision of SFDO.

They are selected for their expertise and specific interest in issues linked to the economic, social and environmental pillars of sustainable food destinations development. They provide critical advice on SFDO’s strategic direction and participate in the evaluation of SFDO’s work and its progress.

Pierre-Yves Cohen

Environmental Sustainability & Circular Economy

CEO at eolos GmbH

Agapi Sbokou

Hospitality Industry


Sotiris Di. Bampagiouris

Sustainable Food Destinations Development

Chair at SFDO

Alexander Panczuk

Tourism Strategic Development

Executive Director at TUI Care Foundation | Representative TUI Group

Andreas N. Metaxas

Hospitality Industry

CEO at Metaxa Hospitality Group

Dimitris Plexousakis

Information Systems & Computer Science
Vice President at Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas | Representative of FORTH

Ismini Bogdanou

Fisheries & Aquaculture
Director Marketing & Communications at HAPO | Representative of Hellenic Aquaculture Producers Organization

Our Board

Sotiris Di. Bampagiouris


Marina Kazakou


Manolis Stratakis


Our Team

Nikiforos Steiakakis

Chief Operating Officer

Yannis Korniotakis

Regenerative Agronomist

George Vages


Yannis Baritakis

Media & Publications Domain Lead

Eleytheria Germanaki

Olive Oil World Domain Lead

Chris Christodoulopoulos

Aquaponic Farms

George K. Bouyouris

Ethics Officer

Amalia Filippaki

Youth & Education Domain Lead

Eirini Tsirimokou

Communications & Insights Officer
One Health Domain Lead

Filippos Mitsalas

Clean Energy Officer

Michalis Vages


Florentia Koulamba

Food Trade & FPUs Domain Lead

Dimitris Poursanidis

Marine Science & Coastal Management Domain Lead

George Almpouras

Law & Environmental protection Domain Lead

Manolis Chalampalakis

GDPR Officer

Vasso Giatsidou

Urban Farming Domain Lead

George Savvakis

Regenerative Agronomist
Agriculture & Soil Health Domain Lead

Konstantinos Dimitriades

Organic Farming & EU Regulations Domain Lead

Manos Papadakis

Legal Advisor

Stefania-Marieva Manolaki


Simoula Paraschaki

International partnerships & Awareness Domain Lead

George Lyrarakis

Vine & Wine World Domain Lead

Nikos Sofianopoulos

Carbon Footprint Expert


We're always on the lookout for talented
and committed people to join our team

Sustainable Food Networks for the Benefit of Local Communities and Tourism Sector

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