IPMA-D, Co-ordinator, Expert Team for European Social Fund Projects, Management Organisation Unit of Development Programmes
Since 1998 he has been managing and/ or participating in projects in fields of know-how transfer, enhancing the technical and administrative capacity of beneficiaries of EU-funded programs and in change management. Project owners were among others the Hellenic Manpower Employment Organization (OAED), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Secretary of Equal Opportunities and other major public bodies and organizations. In parallel, since 2001, he has been a lecturer at the Greek National Centre of Public Administration and Local Governance, specialized in project management of EU programs. From 1981 to 1997 Mr. Laoutaris held senior positions as marketing, exports and sales executive in major private companies. He received his BSc in Economics from the Athens University, had postgraduate studies in Marketing in T.U.Berlin and holds an MBA in e-commerce from the Athens University of Economics and Business.