Born in Athens in 1966 but was raised in Thessaloniki. He is married with a son. A Chemical Engineer with an MSc in Environmental Planning. Elected as a Member of the Parliament with SYRIZA at B’ Thessalonikis in January 2015. Re-elected in September 2015.
Appointed as a Parliamentary Representative of SYRIZA in October 2015
Appointed as a Chairman of the Inquiry Commission of the Parliament in April 2016, aiming to investigate the legality of the bank loans given to Political Parties and Mass Media owners.
Appointed as an Alternate Minister of Environment & Energy in November 2016.