Mr. Mike Karamalis, Chairman

Mr. Mike Karamalis, Chairman

Civil Engineer  &  Constructor

-BA of National Technical University (NTUA) the oldest and most prestigious educational technical institution of Greece.

-A very experienced Civil Engineer and Architect with over 45 years of experience across residential & industrial constructions.

-Highly focused with a comprehensive knowledge of developing, constructing and maintaining engineering projects to required specifications, focusing on economy, safety, reliability, quality and sustainability.

-A consistent track record of successfully completing projects from the concept and detail of the design through to implementation, testing and handover.

-Owner of two construction companies based in Athens and Rafina, Greece.

-Has designed and constructed numerous constructions in Greece, specialized  in “green buildings” in harmony with the environment.

-Involved with working closely with civil engineers, owners engineers, engineering technicians and other professional staff to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget.

-He inspired and designed PHILOXENIA project  the Chinese Town of Culture, Commerce and  Connectivity entering a New World.

-His idea is to establish a “Town” with distinct Chinese features in line with the Greek Civilization, comprising the culture, the arts, the trade and exhibition of high tech products of P. R. China to be licensed entering EU markets. His Chinese Town can deepen cooperation and accomplish its bridging role, propose “Chinese Philosophy” in the E.U. financial field, voice ideas, express opinions and perspectives, so as to work as a “bridge” contributing to make its financial system more fair, open and transparent and push forward high-quality Belt and Road development.

-PHILOXENIA is a “Special Destination” incorporating China’s Vision “One Belt, One Road” aiming to gain closer cultural and connectivity ties between China and Greece. Apart from hosting the Chinese Culture, Philosophy and Civilization, PHILOXENIA will operate as a Multilateral Platform facilitating Cooperation between China and CEEC countries (17+1).