Emmanuel Gialas

Emmanuel Gialas



Top Management professional with 26 years of experience in roles of high responsibility to include Chief Operating Director, Board Member, and Project Director. Experience encompasses managing the operations of a leading hotel group in Greece and the establishment and development of the Hospitality Department of a leading multinational certification company in Greece. Skilled in handling complex daily business operations, setting strategic policies and parameters that drive operational efficiency, coordinating staff and creating productive working environments, designing advanced business process improvement plans and profit analysis reporting systems which improve procedures, business performance and bottom line profits.

Holds a degree in Economics, an MBA and a Masters’ degree in Hotels Operations.


5/20 – Present
SGS Greece SA, Executive Consultant
12/20 – Present
Verallis SA, Partner
7/02 – 12/19
Chandris Hotels (Hellas) SA, Chief Operating Officer and Member of BoD
11/99 – 6/02
Deputy Managing Director
7/97 – 10/99
Assistant to the Managing Director
3/96 – 6/97
Management Trainee – Financial Department
4/95 – 2/96
Chandris Hotels (Hellas) SA, Management Trainee – Sales & Marketing department