George G. Spanos

Independent Executive Consultant and Writer in Ελλάδα

George G. Spanos

Independent Executive Consultant and Writer in Ελλάδα

During the first 40 years of his life, George:

has studied and specialised in Humanities & Psychology, Greece, Mech. Engineering, Wales, Int'l Shipping & Logistics, London, Creative Writing, Hellenic Studies and Early Christian Literature in a joint Harvard&MIT Expertise Course, Terrorsim & Conterterrorism, Hague, and EU Matters, HEC Paris.

He's been a frontline entrepreneur in shipping, logistics, shipowning, shipmanagement, forwarding and trading companies. He's founded, bought, restructured, operated and sold transport companies in Greece, and represented Shipyards from France, China and Colombia.

George has also been the Honorary General Consul of Colombia in Athens, for seven years till 2012. He enjoyed awards, and high distinctions from various Greek and Colombian Authorities, and UNESCO, due to his intensive and efficient handling of delicate matters, and for strenghtening the bilateral business relations through cultural & business diplomacy.

He's a fun and strong follower of Cultural Diplomacy, which he finds it as the most usuful, infuential and effective tool for the way out of Greek crisis. George has served as President, BoD member or Consulatant in various Cultural Institutions and Clubs, always related with international resonance promoting Greek humanitarian & cultural values.

George officialised his Political sense and analysis with his 2004 Candidacy in the Greek National Elections. Till then, he was an unofficial consultant to MP's and Parties on Shipping policies and Athonite issues.

As a natural emotional intelligent person, he espouced Paul Ekman's work and contribution in Recognising, Detecting & Analysing Micro-Subtle Facial Expressions, and he was trained as an Expert in understanding hidden feelings and detecting lies.

During the next 40 years of his life, George:

will be focusing on consolidating his experience and expertise, as an independent executive consultant to Int'l Organisations, sharing his knowhow in classrooms,mentoring and coaching innovative start ups and courageous entrepreneurs...

and

...researching, expediting, powerful inspirational real stories of heroes by bringing to light their timeless significance.