Panagiotis Kakolyris is a senior strategy and communications advisor.

He is an elected Steering Committee Member of the European Network of Political Foundations, based in Brussels, and Chair of the Future of Europe Working Group.

He is a Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for International & European Political Economy & Governance (University of the Peloponnese – Department of Political Science and International Relations) and Coordinator of the online Political Observatory electionsnet.org.

He also works as a part time lecturer at the European Communication Institute and the Hellenic American Union (Digital Marketing Certificate) and Research Associate at the Neapolis University Pafos (Digital Marketing LAB).

He has worked as a journalist, news analyst and editor in chief, for many Greek and international media like, The European newspaper, Flash 96 radio, Alpha TV, protagon.gr etc.

He has also worked as the head of Press Office for the Greek Ministries of Migration, Transport, Environment, and Culture.
He has studied journalism and digital media in Greece and the United Kingdom (MA in International Broadcast Journalism, University of Central England, Birmingham).

His latest publication is “Reflections and distortions - The Electoral Impact of Social Media in Europe”. 

You can download the book here.



Photo by  Marielle Pteroudis