500 most profitable businesses in Greece

ICAP group publishes the 500 most profitable businesses in Greece based on EDITDA. We would very much like to see the 500 most profitable small and medium sized businesses as well.

October 27th, 2014|Posts|

First worldwide place for a Greek firm

A distinction for yet another Greek firm in packaging sector! An Athenian firm has recently found itself in the first place in a world contest in Massachusetts, USA, among 1000 firms. It […]

May 20th, 2014|Posts|

Start ups and innovation

It is very encouraging to read about young entrepreneurs with smart and innovative ideas who manage to overcome the reefs found in their way and secure funding for implementing them, especially when […]

May 8th, 2014|Posts|

Exports and Primary Production

Greece possesses great opportunities to become a leader in extroversion. Its geographical position gives it unique advantages in primary production. Indeed, about 29% of its current exports regard the primary sector, the […]

April 25th, 2014|Posts|

Competition on Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Young People

I consider such initiatives very important! The Foundation for the Youth and Lifelong Learning belonging to the Ministry of Education (http://www.inedivim.gr/) is hosting a pan-hellenic competition on entrepreneurship and innovation for young […]

April 3rd, 2014|Posts|

New entrepreneurs – lessons for the state


Three young people – three young entrepreneurs give simple policy lessons to policy makers! Inability of government agencies to understand new and innovative entrepreneurial activities, lack of support by the state for new […]

March 19th, 2014|Posts|

The key to Greece’s recovery

Here is an interesting article by Michael Jacobides in Harvard Business Review stressing some important aspects for Greece’s recovery.

The author pinpoints the two-way propaganda, the success story of primary surpluses on the one […]

October 17th, 2013|Posts|

Innovative Greeks!

Here is an example of great Greek brains!

I was very proud and maybe optimistic I dare say about our future, because Greeks, despite what media around the world spread, are hard working and […]

August 30th, 2013|Posts|

My article in EurActiv

My article “The absence of healthy institutions and the internal structural problems block the attraction of foreign investors in Greece”, co-authored with my PhD student Dimitris Giakoulas, published in EurActiv.

August 16th, 2013|My Articles|

This is the other face of Greece – the face that we, Greeks, deserve!

I watched a few days ago a very interesting talk show on TV regarding entrepreneurship in Greece. I was amazed by the three representatives that were present, I’m sure that there are […]

February 17th, 2013|Posts|