John Papageorgiou is an EU affairs reporter with over 20 years of experience in the media. Since 2012, John has been covering stories related to the Greek financial crisis. He has been hosting his own radio show for several radio stations in Greece since 1992. He currently hosts a morning show for the municipal radio of Athens.
John is the founder (est. 2016) and head of “Athens Digest” and General Director of the Regional Policy Monitor, a recently founded Observatory in Greece; in parallel, a contributor at Oxford Analytica. He is also a member of the advisory board of the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP), the leading Greek think tank.
Expert in corporate communication and public affairs, he has delivered such services as well as crisis management for high-level multinational and Greek companies and agencies.
John has earned a bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemistry from the University of Athens. He also holds a private college diploma in journalism and radio production.