Nikos Efthymiadis

Chairman & CEO Thess INTEC


Graduate “Anatolia” College, Thessaloniki, 1962

Graduate Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Dpt. of Agricultural Sciences, 1967

Honorary Doctorate, Kingston University, England

Professional career:

Chairman REDESTOS - Efthymiadis Agrotechnology Group, established 1935. A leading business group in Greece and Southeast Europe in the field of Agricultural technology, supplies and services.

Social activities:


 Chairman & CEO Thessaloniki Innovation & Technology Center – Thess INTEC S.A.

 Founding member of THEOPHANO prize, Governing council

 Chairman of the Business Information and Clearing Center (BICC)  President of the Association for Democracy in the Balkans

In the past:

 President of the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece

 President of the Northern Greece Businessmen’s Cultural Association

 Chairman of the STABILITY PACT / Business Advisory Council for Southeast Europe, Brussels

 Chairman of the Business and Cultural Development Centre

 President of the Thessaloniki Technology Park

 President of the Hellenic Crop Protection Association

 Member by Excellence of the Board of the Thessaloniki Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Thessaloniki

Contributed to several European think tanks on development and cooperation in Southeast European region.