Mr Tsalos occupies the positions of Vice Presedent of the AGRIS Board of Directors and Director of the Crete Operating Unit. He has many years of experience in the agricultural sector. Since 1991, when he joined the AGRIS workforce, he has assumed a series of senior managerial positions in the Corporate Development Division and at AGRIPLANT S.A., the subsidiary that merged with AGRIS in 2010. Mr Tsalos holds a degree from the Agricultural University of Athens (AUA), where he specialised in Propagating Material. He speaks English and Romanian. He was born in Piraeus and is the father of one child.