Mr. Aristides Despotopoulos was born in Alexandria of Egypt in 1937. He graduated from the Athens Graduate School of Economics and Business Science and studied Industrial Management at the Royal College of Science and Technology in Glasgow, Scotland. His experience includes being Financial Director, Production and Management Consultant of well-known companies (“SOLGAZ” D. LAMPROU & Co, G. P. GOUNARAS S.A, Breweries of Greece S.A, Sealandair Hellas S.A).