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1 - 2 December 2021
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Tower of LondonLondon, UK

Athanasios Polychronopoulos
Founder and CEO Polygreen, Founder Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative (PCAI) at Polyeco Group


Ath. Polychronopoulos is an environmentalist with more than 20 years of experience in leading environmental initiatives worldwide.  He created and managed the International development of Polyeco SA  in the fields of waste management and oil spill response for many years. In 2021 he founded Polygreen, in order to bring together the international footprint of Polyeco with circular economy solutions worldwide. 

As an avid supporter of the Arts, in 2014, Mr. Polychronopoulos founded Polyeco Contemporary Art Initiative (PCAI), a non-profit organization that aims to raise environmental awareness through art. In 2018 PCAI became a member of IACCCA.

Since 2015, Mr. Polychronopoulos is a Member of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) Business Council for Sustainable Development, while in 2021 he was elected to the Board of Directors of the UN Global Compact Network Hellas. In the past, he was a member of the BoD of Polyeco S.A. and Environmental Protection Engineering S.A. Mr. Polychronopoulos studied Business Administration at the University of Piraeus and has since participated in a number of Business administration and Management seminars at the Universities of Stanford and Harvard.

Agenda Sessions

  • Combatting Oil Spills in Sensitive Environments – Mauritius case