52 Egialias Str Marousi, Athens
Georgios Tsafonias was born in Piraeus in 1986. He is a graduate of the Department of Accounting and Finance of the Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece (formerly Chalkida) from 2012. In addition to his studies, he successfully completed his military duties in the 35th Commando Squadron in Cyprus with the rank of Lance Corporal. After obtaining his Bachelor's Degree he worked as an assistant accountant in private offices and businesses. He is also a holder of the professional license of 2nd Class accountant-tax consultant from the Economic Chamber of Athens. Mr. Tsafonias have specialized knowledge in shipping issues, having attended a Master's Degree Program in Shipping from the London Metropolitan University, which he successfully completed in 2016. At the same time he attended the Annual Professional Maritime Programme of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers in London, with the purpose of accrediting membership at the ICS with qualification in Port Agency, Ship Operations & Management and Dry Cargo Chartering. Since May 2018 he is a member of CERTH/HIT as a Scientific Associate and specifically in Sector C with the objectives of Transport Economics - Environment - Non-land Transport.