Organization & Operations : The Presidium

The Vice Presidents

(articles 8, 9, & 10 of the Standing Orders)

Vice Presidents fill in for the President in managing and discharging parliamentary duties. Moreover, Vice Presidents often fill in for the President and stand for Parliament in Greece and abroad.

Current parliamentary term Vice Presidents CVs
Charalampos  AthanasiouNEA DIMOKRATIA

Charalampos Athanasiou

2nd Deputy Speaker

Member of Parliament Lesvos

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Personal Info

Place and Date οf Birth:
He was born in Lesvos in 1946.
Marital Status:
He is married with two children.
Ex Judge
He studied at the Law School in National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
Foreign Languages:

Parliamentary Activities

In the parliamentary elections of 2012 he was elected for the first time as a New Democracy MP. He was re-elected in the parliamentary elections of 2015 (twice) and 2019 as a New Democracy MP for the constituency of Lesvos.

Political/Social Activities

- June 2012 till June 2013: He was appointed Deputy Minister for the Interior
- June 2013 till January 2015: Ηe was appointed Minister of Justice.
- Since the 15th of July 2019, he has been elected as 2nd Vice President of the Hellenic Parliament.

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