Lazaros Rizopoulos

Lazaros K. Rizopoulos

Scientific Associate

Biography

Lazaros holds a Ph.D. in Behavioral Economics.
Graduated with honors and excellence in 2001 from the Hellenic Military Academy as the
head of his class, he served for 15 years as an active Attack Helicopter Instructor Pilot,
with more than 2000 flight hours.
In 2012, graduated with honors and excellence from the Department of International and
European Relations, towards Political Science and Diplomacy major stream and in 2014,
concluded with merits his postgraduate studies in Sustainable Development strategies.
He is also a graduate and associate of the Institute of Continuing Education, a certified
Project Manager (PMĀ², PMP-PMI) and member of the Doctoral School Working Group of
the European Security and Defence College.
He has served as a Head of Department in the Military Office of the President of the
Hellenic Republic and
He is actively engaged with the University of Peloponnese as a Behavioral Economics
researcher and recently as a Visiting Professor.
Actively acquired extensive experience in education and counseling issues as well as
cooperates with numerous organizations and corporations, with a focus on Behavioral
Change and Insights, Project Management, Strategic Intelligence and Sustainable
Development strategies.
Focusing on Nudge Theory, actively collaborates with the public and private sector by
supporting research and trials, but also effectively demonstrating competitive advantages
through innovative tools and to maximize the cost-efficient allocation of their resources.

Skills

Behavioral Economics100%
Nudge Management100%
Project Management100%
Sustainable Development100%
Strategic Intelligence100%
Behavioral Change100%