Minister of Development & Investments, Hellenic Republic
Iakovos Kargarotos has been the Vice President of Papastratos, a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, since January 2012.
After spending 10 years in two FMCG companies, he started his career in the commercial department of Papastratos in 2000 as a Regional Manager. Over the next 10 years he was responsible for Key positions, with that of the Country Manager for Cyprus and Malta being the highlight. In 2010, he was assigned the position of Manager of Financial Affairs, then promoted to Corporate Affairs Director and Vice President of the company.
Iakovos Kargarotos has a Bachelor in chemistry, a postgraduate diploma in Oenology and also holds a diploma on Business Administration from INSEAD.