Our team of esteemed experts and strategically networked professionals with unparalleled and cross functional experience in key private and public positions, along with our profound commitment to the ethical values we carry throughout our corporate journey, contribute critically to our clients’ endeavors and reputation, offering the necessary intelligence and advisory on navigating through all multilayered challenges.

Alexandros Costopoulos

Founder and CEO

Alexandros Costopoulos is a communications strategist, renowned speaker and seasoned contributor to leading intl’ and Greek media on communications, entrepreneurship, soft skills and transatlantic relations. Alex has collaborated with distinguished individuals and prominent organizations from the political, academic and business spheres in the United States, Greece and the broader southeast European and eastern Mediterranean regions, providing critical insight and developing bespoke results driven strategies and tactics related to public affairs, reputation management, public diplomacy, civil society engagement and American affairs.

Elli Vatista

Director, Outreach and Engagement Programs

She has studied Business Administration at the American College of Greece and holds an extensive experience in complex corporate events designing and implementation. Mrs. Vatista was in the founding team of FORESIGHT back in 1998 and today she is the co-founder or RIB EYE Production House, one of the most awarded and creative production firms.

Alec Mally

Director, Global Economic Affairs

Having served in critical spots throughout his career at the U.S. State Department, Alec Mally joined FORESIGHT as Director for Global Economic Affairs. With his U.N., southeast European and Washington experience, Mr. Mally enhances the ability of our team to maneuver through complex geopolitical and international financial issues. Prior to moving to Greece, he was a career Foreign Service Officer at the U.S. State department for 27 years, with a range of assignments in Greek and Balkan affairs. He has served in a variety of key posts including as Consul General in Thessaloniki, Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Office in Pristina, Kosovo, Economic Counselor at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations.

Iris Yennimata

Lead Advisor

She has studied sociology and media in the UK. Iris Yennimatas holds an extensive experience in the development of communication strategies and reputation management programs including the development of the International Public Diplomacy Initiative, Repower Greece. She has participated in sensitive issues management programs within the political and economic sphere. Today she serves as Lead Advisor.

Nikos Ioannidis

Associate Director, Defense Technologies

A retired Hellenic Navy rear Admiral, Nikos Ioannidis has served after his retirement as CEO in several state-owned companies in the fields of transportations, port management and state assets development, while holding and extensive experience in the fields of defense and homeland security. Mr. Ioannidis offers insight in a unique environment of overly sensitive power balances and emerging technologies.

Katerina Economaki

Director Executive Office

She has studied communications and advertising at the American College of Greece. Mrs. Economaki holds critical experience in working with public governance and international clients. She has participated in key projects related to public relations and reputation management and she coordinates operations across the board.

Joseph Hadjijoseph

Associate Director, Global Corporate Affairs and Finance

Joseph Hadjijoseph completed his Professional Training and Qualification in 1988 in the UK with one of the major international audit firms. Having worked in various London Firms as Audit and Corporate Partner Manager, he founded AOG in 2000 with offices in UK, Cyprus and Greece, specializing in Corporate Structures, Corporate Finance Business Compliance and New Business Expansions. In 2013 he co-founded with Alexandros Costopoulos, AOG-FORESIGHT, bringing in our team his unique expertise.