Asterios Tzirgas is the Coordinator of IsZEB. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering (AUTH) and a Master’s degree in Energy (HWU). He is a Qualified National Energy Auditor, an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Assessor and a Member of Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) entitled as a Certified Energy Auditor (CEAI). He has more than 10 years Greek and International experience in engineering, consulting and project management in energy, energy efficiency and business sector supported by strong academic and professional qualifications. His key activities focus on the building sector, mainly on Energy Auditing In Buildings and Industrial Sector, Implementation of building regulations according to Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, EPC assessments, Energy efficiency & Energy management consulting in public and private sector.
Katerina Manolopoulou is the Marketing & Communications Manager of IsZEB. She holds a B.Sc. degree in Economic Sciences and an M.Sc. degree in Informatics and Management. She has experience in the industrial/commercial sector as a Marketing Executive. Currently she is responsible for: the development, execution & monitoring of annual marketing plans, the organization & coordination of events (Exhibitions & Corporate events), below-the-line communication plans, design and implementation of digital marketing strategies, website & social media plan, management & content creation (printed & digital), development of brand strategies, performance evaluation & generation of reports.
EU Project Manager
Dr. Vasilis Soulios is the Project Manager of IsZEB for the EU-funded research projects. He contributes to the development of a state-of-the-art building performance certificate. He holds a PhD in Civil Engineering from AAU and followed the InnoEnergy PhD school program. He also holds a MSc in Energy Systems from IHU and a degree of Urban and Spatial Planning from AUTH. In the last 6+ years his focus is on the building sector and he gained international experience in the fields of building materials, energy savings, building renovation, building physics and renewables.
R&D project management Associate
Mr. Dimitrios Zenginis is an R&D project management Associate of IsZEB. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering, specializing in structural engineering. During the last 5 years he was worked as a research assistant within the energy efficiency of buildings domain at the Departments of Civil Engineering of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and Oslo Metropolitan University. He has also worked as a structural engineer for both Greek and German companies. His main activities focus on the use of smart and advanced technologies within the building sector in order to improve buildings’ smart readiness and energy efficiency.
Administrative & Advisory support
Christina Dimitriou is the leader of the financial department of IsZEB. She is responsible for providing administrative and advisory support and utilizes her extensive experience in financial and accounting monitoring, budgeting, banking and financial resource management. Christina holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with a specialization in Business Administration and a Master's degree in Energy and Finance from the International Hellenic University of Greece. She has more than five years of experience working in the private sector as the finance manager for technical-construction companies based in the energy sector.