Saturday, 15 May 2021

The Ambassador

Nikolaos (Nikos) PIPERIGKOS , Ambassador of Greece in the Republic of Azerbaijan

Name                       Nikolaos (Nikos) PIPERIGKOS
Born                         Athens, 19 August 1966
Current position:       2020-        Ambassador of Greece to Azerbaijan

Previous positions:
2019- 2020
Director of Studies, Diplomatic Academy, MFA, Athens
Promoted to Minister Plenipotentiary
2017- 2019
Deputy Head of Mission, Greek Embassy,  Tbilissi, Georgia        
2016 – 2017
Charge d’ Affaires, Greek Embassy, Tbilissi,  Georgia
2015- 2016
Diplomatic Advisor to the President of Nea Dimokratia party
First Counsellor, Directorate of European External Affairs, MFA
2013- 2015 Director, Political Affairs Service, Xanthi, Greece
2008- 2013 Consul General of Greece in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Promoted to the rank of First Counsellor,
2007-2008 Deputy Director, Department of  Public Diplomacy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Greece
2006 - 2007 Second Counsellor, Diplomatic Cabinet of Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Greece
Promoted to the rank of Second Counsellor
2003- 2006 First Secretary, Permanent Delegation of Greece to the OSCE, Vienna
2002 Promoted to the rank of Second Secretary
1998- 2003 Third Secretary, Diplomatic Cabinet of the President of the Re-public, Greece
1997- 1998 Attache, Head of Cryptography Service, Ministry of Foreign Af-fairs, Greece
1997 Entered Diplomatic Sevice

Civic status    Divorced, two kids, Georgios (2000), Maria-Ioanna (2002)

Studies:    Licence et Maitrise in Public and International Affairs,
Catholic University of Louvain (UCL), Belgium

Foreign languages:   
French, English, Bulgarian, Russian

Last Updated Friday, 05 February 2021