Athanasios Patsouras

Athanasios Patsouras

Technical Manager, Hellenic Cables

Thanos is currently a Senior Manager in Hellenic Cables with over 20 years of working experience in a wide range of roles within light metals industry in the VIOHALCO group of companies. He joined ETEM SA in 2003 and had the opportunity to grow in management, operations and engineering. He has experience in various business environments ranging from retail to automotive. He has worked in both Greece and Bulgaria and has undertaken a number of roles including COO, Plant Director, Maintenance Manager and New Installations Manager. His experience ranges from organizational development, process transformation and process re-engineering/optimization, procurement negotiation, reward systems, human resource development, reward systems, and change management to execution of engineering projects, digitalization of processes and implementation of MES and Scheduling systems and industry 4.0 transformation. He holds a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, an MSc in Engineering Business Management from Warwick University and an MSc in Computation from the university of Oxford. He has a black belt qualification.