Vassili Apostolopoulos was born in Athens in 1972. He graduated from the Moraitis School and then received his Bsc in Management from the London School of Economics with first class honours and his MBA from Cambridge University. He also holds a PhD in Health Economics from the University of Athens. The title of his PhD thesis is “Customer’s willingness to pay for private health services in Greece”.
Dr. Apostolopoulos is the CEO of Athens Medical Group, a leading health care services group in Greece and Southeastern Europe. The Group is listed at the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE).
The Apostolopoulos Group of which Vassili is the CEO has interests extending from health services to insurance, real estate, and trade.
Vassili is the President of the Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association (EENE), member of the General Council of the Hellenic Federation of Industries (SEV), Vice President of the Greek Medical Tourism Council (ELITOUR) and member of the Board of Greece – Qatar Business Council.
He is a member of the Advisory board of the Hellenic Observatory at London School of Economics, and member of the Board of the Center for International Business and Management (CIBAM) at Cambridge University.
Dr. Apostolopoulos is also a founding member of Hellenic club “Dielpis Racing and Touring”, aiming to promote motorsports in Greece and of Cyber Security International Institute (CSIi) aiming to educate and inform on opportunity and threats on cyber space.
He is the recipient of the “Giuseppe Sciacca” international award for his humanitarian work and has received a special honorary from the Mayor of Fournoi Island for his contribution to the local community. He has also received an award from the chief of the Greek Coast Guard for his contribution to the corps and also by the Greek Police Union for his contribution to the policemen of Attica.
He has been awarded for his contribution to the American Greek Society by the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York.
He is married to Roy Danalis and is father of four children.