CEO SPAR Hellas
Fivos Karakitsos was born in Patras in June 1974. He holds a BBA degree after studying Business Administration and Economics at Clayton University. He has served as CEO of super market KRONOS from 2001 to 2014. In 2004 – 2006 he collaborated with the Italian company SISA Italy SpA and METRO International S.A., as SISA’s Development Consultant in the attempt by the Italian group in cooperation with the German wholesale group, to establish a super market network in Greece. He is CEO of HELMOS KALAVRYTA SA a Greek cheese and dairy production company and EDIAP, a real estate asset management company. In 2015 he became an external Development Consultant for CARREFOUR MARINOPOULOS Group, while in the same year and until October 2016 he was Commercial Director of the company. Since the beginning of February 2018, he has assumed the position of CEO of SPAR Hellas. From 2013 until 2018 he was a member of the Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce of Achaia. He has written three books, a poetic elegy, The Light of My Life (Edition To DONTI) and two essays on the study of social and human behavior, the ‘’Metaphysical Occupation’’ (Editions KASTANIOTIS) and the ‘’Why the Will for the Power – The Critical Position of the Contrast’’ (Editions KASTANIOTIS). He is married to Elena Lazaridis and has two children.