Pyramis Metallourgia A.E. announces that Mr. Nikolaos A. Bakatselos, 39, has been named the new Managing Director.
Mr. Nikolaos Bakatselos, succeeds Mr. Alexandros K. Bakatselos, Pyramis Metallourgia’s founder and long time Managing Director who will now retain the position of President.
The change symbolizes the passing from the first to the second generation of the family-owned business, and coincides with the celebration of 50 years of Pyramis’s existence. The new executive appointment is effective immediately.
Prior to his appointment, Mr N. Bakatselos has been Deputy Managing Director since March 2008 and Export Sales Director since 2004. He has been responsible for the establishment and management of Pyramis’ network of subsidiaries and has held executive and non-executive positions on boards of various financial and non-financial institutions as well as NGOs.
Mr Nikolaos Bakatselos has been educated in the United Kingdom, holds a degree in Sociology, a Postgraduate Certificate in Economics, a Master’s Degree in Shipping Trade and Finance, and speaks English, French and Italian. He is married and has two daughters.