Civil Engineer / Urban Planner

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Desired position type: Full-Time
Location: Enfield England, United Kingdom

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An innovative and highly qualified engineering consultant with 7 years experience across a wide range of disciplines (civil eng, architecture, planning, energy, risk, reconstruction), with a proven track of achievements in complex and dynamic environments in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Fluent in Greek, English, Chinese.


1) MA AALU Urban Design/ Planning, Architectural Association School of Atchitecture, UK, 2011
2) Pg. Dip. in Disaster & Crisis Management, UK Defence Academy, Cranfied Univ. 2005
3) Msc in Energy, Heriot-Watt University, UK, 2003,
4) Msc in Civil Engineering (Coastal), Greenwich University, UK, 2002,
5) BEng (Honors), Civil Engineering, Greenwich University, UK, 2001

Professional Training:
1) PMP Certified Project Manager, Association of Project Management, UK, 2011,
2) Cert. Corporate Crisis Management, Israeli Security Academy, GR, 2007
3) Cert. Energy Planning, Energy Institute of Southeast Europe, GR, 2006,
4) Cert. in Public Policy & Risk, Ministry of Defence, GR, 2006
5) Chinese Language & Culture Cert. Beijing University, 2005


Planning & Innovation Consultant
Mediascape Technology Consulting
September 2008 – September 2010 (2 years 1 month)
Conseptualizing planning ideas in energy, sustainability, construction, technology,
Develop feasibility studies. Establishing international partnerships in China, Europe.

Energy Consultant (Renewables, Oil & Gas) (external advisor)
Energy Institute of Southeast Europe,
January 2005 – September 2009 (4 years, 9 months)
Led international energy collaborations in China, Europe. Provided technical & business analysis in reneable energy, oil & gas, energy shipping, tranportation. Conference speaker.

Crisis Manager (Infrastructure/Energy)
Hellenic Government, Ministry of Defence
May 2006 – August 2008 (2 years 4 months)
Responsible for energy and infrastructure planning, security and risk. Post-disaster management and relief operations. Contingency planning and mitigation.

Hellenic Navy Edit
Hellenic National Defence General Staff
February 2004 – April 2006 (2 years 3 months)
Conducted technical project proposals and prefeasibility studies for military construction projects. Site managed military construction. Responsible for homeland security, Olympic Games

Energy Consultant Intern
Gazprom Zangas Ltd.
May 2003 – September 2003 (5 months)
Energy market analysis. Natural Gas pipeline international projects technical and managerial consulting. Inter-consortium relations.


  • Conceptual & innovative Engineer
  • Cross Industry Technology Know-How
  • Green Tech, Sustainability, Energy, Planning
  • Effective Team Leader
  • Intercultural Communicator


    civil engineering, defence, energy, Green Tech., infrastructure, Project Management, Reconstruction & Resilience, Risk Management, Urban Planning

Groups & Associations

    APM Association of Project Mgt. UK, EI Energy Inst. UK, ICE Institute of Civil Eng. UK, ICPEM Inst. Civil Protection & Emergency Mgt UK, IENE Energy Institute Southeast Europe, RTPI Royal Town Planning Inst. UK

Spoken Languages

    Chinese mandarin (working knowelege), English (professional fluent), Greek (native speaker)