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Stanton Chase International appoints Panos Manolopoulos as Managing Partner of its the Middle East operations

Panos Manolopoulos has recently been appointed Managing Partner of the Middle East operations of Stanton Chase International, one of the top 10 Global Executive Search Consulting firms.

Based in the Dubai office, which is flagship office for the Middle East Region and the first in a series of offices to open around key markets of the Middle East, Panos will oversee the growth of the Middle East Region as a whole.

Panos joined Stanton Chase in 2004 when he started as General Manager of the Bucharest office and became Managing Partner of that office in 2005. More importantly, Panos is the Global Practice Leader for Stanton Chase’s Consumer Products and Services practice group. He has an extensive background and expertise in the Consumer Products and Professional Services industries. Some of his previous positions include Chief Administrator of the University of Wales Swansea and MD of IKRP Rokas and Partners, a law consulting firm with offices in 12 Southeast European countries.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Politics and International Relations (American University of Athens), a Master’s degree in Diplomacy -University of Lancaster- and Ph.D specializing in International Law and Relations. He is a graduate of the Council of Europe of the American European Academy in Austria and the European Academy in Sweden, Junior Chamber International. He also holds a postgraduate diploma from the Officers Academy, Ministry National Defense; focus on Economics/Strategic Defense. Panos has multiple professional associations with the American Consultants League and the Hellenic Organization Foreign Trade and Commerce.