General Director of the National Library of Greece
Since April 2014 Director General of the National Library of Greece.
1999 –March 2014 Library Director, ex officio member of the Senate of the University of Cyprus, Nicosia.
PhD in Library and Information Science at the Ionian University/Greece.
Degree in Economics at Athens University of Economics and Business.
Head of the Departments “Libraries Development” and “Databases and Information Market” at the National Hellenic Documentation Centre in Athens, Greece (1983-1999).
EFQM “Recognised for Excellence in Europe” 3 star accreditation of the UCY Library (2009).
Coordinator of the project “Development of the Union Catalogue of the Hellenic Academic Libraries” (2003-2008), creation of a database with 3.000.000 merged bibliographic records originated from 60 institutions, 5 Library software programmes, 2 MARC formats, 4 character sets.
Development of the National Network of Scientific and Technological Libraries, single interlibrary loan network in Greece and Cyprus.
Design and supervision of the digitisation project of the National Dissertations Archive 12.000 PhD theses, totally 2.000.000 digital pages.
Proposal of ARGOS project (ARchaeological Greek Online System).
- the Working Groups for the Infrastructure / the Evaluation Committee of Private Universities in Cyprus (2006-). The Board of the Cyprus Library (2008-).
- The Scientific Committee of the biannual conferences of UNICA on Scholarly Communication (2003- ).
- “Information, Telecommunication, e-Business” in the frame of the project “Technological Foresight. Greece 2015-2021”.
- The “Technical Committee for the Standardisation in Documentation /Information/ Librarianship of the Hellenic Organization for Standardization” ELOT/TC22. (1988-1995). His book “Libraries cooperation. A systems approach” was published in 2008.