The Foundation is managed by a Board of Trustees, consisting of nine (9) members. According to the Foundation’s regulations, members of the Board of Trustees can be selected among those who have served as senior officials in organizations or companies managed by the Bodossaki Foundation in the past, by senior officials of the Foundation itself, by those who have received the Bodossakis Excellence Award or the Bodossakis Scientific Awards as well as by ex-scholars of the Foundation.

Prodromos Bodossakis – Athanasiadis has served as the President of the Board of Trustees until his death, in 1979. He was succeeded by Nikos Kogevinas, who served as the President of the Board of Trustees until June 1991 and as a honorary President until his death, in 2006. Stamatis Matzavinos served as President of the Board between 1991 – 2007; succeeded by Dimitrios Vlastos, the current President of the Board of Trustees of the Bodossaki Foundation.

Management Team

Dimitrios Vlastos: President of the Board

Ioannis Detsis: Vice President of the Board

Professor Theodoros Theodorou: Associate Vice President of the Board

General Secretary

Athina Dessypri

Members of the Board of Trustees

Vassilis Antoniadis

Georgios Bibilas

Professor George Chiotis

Ioannis Hatjinikolaidis

Professor Theodora Varvarigou


Legal Department

Efthimios Patsouris
Dimitris Soultis

Administrative support

Katerina Tsakonakou

Dimitra Gallou
Ismini Fragioudaki


Programmes and Grants Management 
Sotiris Laganopoulos

Programmes and Grants Administration 

Harris Adraktas – Rentis

Theano Agaloglou

Jennifer Clarke

Eleni Detsi

Rania El Ampasy

Eleni Karakitsiou

Jenny Lazarou

Maria Tsene

Alexandros Zafiropoulos

Department of Development 

Dimitra Filippou

Panos Alexopoulos

Capacity Building Programmes – Social Dynamo

Jennifer Clarke

Rania El Ampasy

Sophia Zacharaki

Violetta Tsitsiliani

Secretariat of the Foundation

Eleni Detsi


Maria Fola

Eleni Zacharopoulou


Dimitrios Palaiodimos

George Anastasiadis



Scientific Committee

Dr. George Kollias, Professor of Experimental Physiology at the Medical School of the University of Athens and Director of the Immunology Division at the Biomedical Sciences Research Center “Alexander Fleming”

Dr. Leonidas Resvanis, Emeritus Professor of Physics, University of Athens

Dr. Theodora Varvarigou, Professor at the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens

Dr. Nikos Vettas, Professor at the Athens University of Economics and Business