Permanent Representative of Greece

Thrassyvoulos-Terry, Stamatopoulos

2007 -

I. Studies

  • Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece: 1970-1972, School of Economic & Political Sciences
  • London School of Economics, London, England: B.Sc(Econ.) International  Relations
  • McGill University, Montreal, Canada: M.A. Political Science International Relations
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA : M.A. Communication

II. Professional Experience

1979-1980:  Deputy Director, Political Affairs Direction, Ministry for Macedonia & Thrace
1980-1981:  Cabinet of Foreign Affairs Minister
1981-1987:  Consul, Atlanta USA (Established the Consulate and organised its operations)
1987-1991:  Consul General, Alexandria Egypt
1991-1995:  Director of Political Affairs, Ministry for Macedonia & Thrace
1995-2000:  Permanent Representation to the E.U. Ηead of External Affairs section of the Representation.
2000-2004:  Deputy Permanent Representative of Greece to NATO  
2004-2007:  Director General for European Union Affairs, M.F.A Athens

III. Languages: 

Greek, English, French 

IV. Civil status: 

Age 56. Married to Elizabeth; father of two sons and a daughterV.


  • Grand Commander of the Order of the Phoenix (Greece)
  • Commander of the Order of Danebrog (Denmark)