Panagis Nikolaou CV

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Desired position type: Any
Location: Athina, Athens Attica, Greece



I am a highly enthusiastic Lifestyle coach and Wellbeing Manager with great passion for sports and fitness. I inspire and coach people to make decisive changes in their daily habits in terms of exercise, nutrition, stress management and goal setting. I manage successfully a wellness facility and organize international events for fitness and recreational activities. My winner mindset enables me to lead effectively a multicultural team using innovative thinking, flexibility and excellent communication. As a result of my broad experience in different roles in Finance, I can multitask at the highest professional standards and utilize my analytical and quantitative skills in business planning, budgeting and marketing. I constantly look for new and exciting challenges that give me the potential to grow and learn.


9/2010 – 9/2012 The Coaching Academy, London, UK
• Life Coaching Personal Performance Diploma. Modules included Goals & motivation,
Managing the coaching practise, Values & beliefs, Empowering coaching relationship, Build successful coaching practice.
9/2006 – 7/2007 Cass Business School, City University, London, UK
• MSc in Banking and International Finance. Modules included International financial management, Risk management, Financial statement analysis, Financial engineering and
research on Project management skills.
9/2000 – 9/2004 Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
• BSc in Accounting and Finance. Case studies on “Strategic analysis of Greek betting
companies”, “How to determine closing price in Athens Stock Exchange”.
2/2015 – 2/2016 International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness, Athens, Greece
• Bodybuilding & Fitness Coach. 1st prize of excellence. 6/2012 – 7/2012 Fitness Industry Education Ltd, London, UK
• Personal Training Certificate (QCF) – Fitness Instructing Certificate (QCF)


2/2017 – present KUO: Operations & Event Manager
• Created and developed a summer training camp to promote fitness, outdoor exercise and
healthy lifestyle for the first time on Kithira Island.
• Organized summer sports events & races (SUP, triathlon, mountain run & bike, hiking,
canyoning) for youth and adults. Built a local network of health services provided at home (fitness, yoga, massage, coaching).
9/2012 – present Parkolife: Wellbeing & Operations Manager, Lifestyle Coach
• Managed and coordinated 5 people personnel for all activities inside the centre (fitness, yoga, massage, one to one coaching, capoeira, workshops). Hosted summer retreats and fitness
bootcamps for international clients.
• Transformed the lives of over 100 clients through optimization of their daily lifestyle. Provided
personalised fitness training and nutritional advices according to individual needs.
• Coached and motivated numerous local athletes (marathon & trail running, triathlon, beach
volleyball). Provided health psychology and inspiration to succeed on individual goals.
• Set up extensive business plan for growth and longevity of Parkolife, ran budgeting and cost forecasting strategies. Worked closely with affiliated wellness facilities and local community
for marketing purposes.
• Developed a base of 100+ clients and extensive retention plan. Designed and launched on-
line coaching program for distant clients to stay healthy and cultivate good habits.
9/2009 – 6/2012 Western Asset Management Company: Client Service Analyst
• Analysed fixed income portfolios, investment strategies and generated performance attribution
outputs. Provided statistical data and reports in assessing portfolio risk exposure.
• Displayed exceptional market knowledge and promoted better communication between
departments. Assigned to prepare periodic market and strategy reports.
• Initiated new methodologies and simplified team‘s analytical systems in a more competent
9/2008 – 9/2009 Western Asset Management Company: Client Service Associate
• Strengthened relationships with existing & prospect clients in M. East/Africa/S. Europe. Coordinated client meetings, prepared all external communications ensuring that clients
received high quality service. Organized marketing efforts of new products to Greek clients.
• Streamlined and simplified complex and time-consuming reporting procedures. Managed administrative activities with Trading Desk, Investment Support, Product Specialists and
custodian banks.
8/2007 – 9/2008 Western Asset Management Company: Graphics Associate
• Produced analytical data presentations for all investment portfolios in London. Liaised with
Portfolio Analysts, Risk Management and Client Executives for quantitative issues.
• Re-organised more efficiently how the department’s data were maintained and updated.

Spoken Languages

    English, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese