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Permanent Representative of Greece to NATO

Yannis - Alexis Zepos

2004 - 2007

Studies

University of Athens (Degrees in Law and Economic Sciences)

Career

1974 Attache, Western European Political Affairs Directorate, Ministry of
Foreign Affairs
1975 Diplomatic Cabinet of the President of the Republic
1976 Secretary of Embassy at the Embassy of Greece in Lisbon
1977 Member of the Greek Delegation at the 32nd General Assembly of the United Nations
1981 Western European Political Affairs Directorate, Ministry of Foreign
Affairs
1982- Consul General of Greece in Cairo, Egypt
1987 Minister Counsellor and Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of
Greece in Madrid
1990 Deputy Director at the Balkan, Central-Eastern European and USSR Political Affairs Directorate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Dec. 1991-Jul. 1992 Minister Counsellor and Charge d' Affaires at the Embassy of Greece
in Lisbon (on mission)
1992 Consul General of Greece in Chicago
1995 Minister Plenipotentiary and Deputy Permanent Representative of
Greece to NATO
1997 Ambassador of Greece to the Republic of India (also, as non resident,
to: Kingdom of Nepal, People's Democratic Republic of Bangladesh,
Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka & Republic of Maldives)
2001 Director of the Diplomatic Cabinet of the Minister for Foreign Affairs
2004 Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Greece
to the North Atlantic Council

Other professional activities

1970 - 1974 Member of the Bar Association of Athens


Foreign languages

English, French, Portuguese and Spanish

Decorations

  • Grand Commander of the Order of the Phoenix (Greece)
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Honour (Portugal)
  • Grand Cordon of the Order of Merit (Egypt)
  • Grand Commander of the Order of Isabel II (Spain)
  • Grand Commander of the Order of Merit (Italy)
  • Grand Commander of the Order of Makarios III (Cyprus)
  • Commander of the Order of Christ (Portugal)
  • Commander of the Order of Merit (France)
  • Commander of the Order of Henri the Navigator (Portugal)
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