Manolis A. Benteniotis

Personal Information

  • Born In: Troizina, Piraeus
  • Positon: Founder and Managing Partner
  • Phone: +30 210 3617317
  • Email:
  • Fax: +30 210 3601110
  • Doctor of Social and Political Sciences
  • Professor and Vice-President of the Council of the European University Cyprus
  • Public Law Advocate
  • Journalist, columnist, commentator
  • Economist of Regional Development

Undergraduate Studies

  • Political Science (Bachelor Degree)
  • Law (Bachelor Degree)
  • Public Administration (Bachelor Degree)

Postgraduate Studies

  • Regional Development (MSc)
  • Environmental Protection (MA)
  • Doctor of Social and Political Sciences – Doctoral dissertation: “Integrated Peripherals Decentralized Greek, National Social Insurance System and its contribution to the development of the country.” (PhD)

He has written books, studies, research and articles on

  • Social Security
  • Social Policy
  • Local Government and Regional Development
  • Environmental Protection

He has served as

  • 1996: Deputy Minister of National Economy, with the responsibility of international economic relations.
  • 1993-1996: Deputy Minister of National Defense.
  • 1983-1985, 1990-1993, 1993-1996, 1996-2000, 2000-2004, 2009-2012:Member of Greek Parliament (elected in the constituency of Piraeus)
  • 2010-2012: Parliamentary Spokesman of PASOK political party (PanHellenic Socialist Movement).
  • 1987-1988:Chairman of EOMMEX (Hellenic Organization of Small & Medium Sized Enterprises), with the responsibility of investments.
  • Governor of IKA (Greek Social Security Institution) 1981-1982, with the responsibility of Social Security.