Solon is currently applying financial analysis and valuation skills in numerous different settings, as educator, expert witness and freelance professional. He holds a BSc in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Sussex and Postgraduate Studies in Management and Political Sciences. He is currently undergoing a Ph.D. at Panteion University. Solon is also a certified international investment analyst and a chartered member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments. In Greece, he has been certified as an analyst by the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission and licensed by the Economic Chamber of Greece as a practicing accountant. He works as a consultant to Greece’s Small Business Institute, contributes to the Economist Intelligence Unit on Greece and serves as an evaluator for the European Commission. His research interests include Valuation, Business Ethics, and Export Drivers. He also serves as an advisor to the Deree debate club.