Christos Harpantidis

Vice President Philip Morris International, South-East Europe

Christos is Chairman and Managing Director of Papastratos and Head of the EU South East Cluster (Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Croatia, Cyprus, Malta) of Philip Morris International (PMI). With studies in Physics, Economics (MA) and Business Administration (MBA) he has marked a career spanning more than 25 years in various executive positions in Greece and abroad. Since 2017, Christos has been heading the transformation of  Papastratos from a leading local tobacco industry to a world-class technology company that actively delivers PMI’s vision towards a smoke-free future. Christos is a BoD member in several companies and organizations such as the Hellenic American Chamber of Commerce, the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research, the Competitiveness Council of Greece and the General Council of SEV-Hellenic Federation of Enterprises.