Kostas graduated from the Technical University of Crete with an MEng degree in Production Engineering and Management. During his studies he gained commercial and technical exposure to the shipping industry during internships at Eastern Mediterranean Maritime (one of the oldest established Greek ship-owning companies) and the major classification society Lloyd’s Register. After completing his compulsory military service, Kostas worked as a sales manager in the beverage industry. Kostas moved to the UK in September 2016 to undertake an MSc in International Shipping and Finance at Henley Business School. Kostas joined Capital in August 2017.