CV Anastassios Fountis
Born 8.5.1971 in Athens, Greece. He holds a B.Sc. in Physics (University of Athens, GR) and studied Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmacy (FU Berlin, D). Earned an MBA (ALBA Business School, GR) and a postgraduate diploma in Metallurgy Engineering (VDG/RWTH-Aachen/TU-BA Freiberg, D).
Graduate of MAP 2010 & Alumnus of INSEAD, F. Participated to executive seminars of Harvard KSG (SFNO 2010), Sloan-MIT, USA & INSEAD,F. Currently, PhD candidate in Physics (University of Oldenburg-Lower Saxony, D).
Since 2008, Founding Member of KRASS e.V and the Foundation ‘ Culture for Children’, two NGOs promoting fine arts to children, especially from families with poor social background and low education level. (http://www.das-groesste-kinderatelier.de/home.71.html)
Active in the field of European & Greek NGOs (1993-2007), a former Board Member of Comite Directeur AEGEE-Europe (1993-1994), the largest student association in Europe. Between 2001-2007, Executive Director of ‘European Expression’, a Greek NGO/ Think-Tank promoting the ideas of European Federalism and the European Civil Society. He is a Marshall Memorial Fellow (MMF 2003) of G.M.F., Washington, USA.
Worked as executive in the Agricultural Technology (Netagro, GR-Mitsui Group), Telecommunications Marketing and Logistics (Agilis-Liaison,B/GR & Marac Electronics,GR), Mining and Minerals Trading (Titan Cement, GR) in Greece, Belgium and Germany. Since 1999, employed (in various positions as Marketing, Sales & Strategic Development Manager) by S&B Industrial Minerals S.A., a leading European Industrial Minerals Company (www.sandb.com). Actually, General Manager of S&B Industrial Minerals (Tianjin) Co. Ltd. Married, lives & works between Athens, GR, Duesseldorf, D & Tianjin TEDA, PRC.