Giorgos Koutroumanis

George Koutroumanis (born 1955) is a Greek politician with the Panhellenic Socialist Movement and served as Minister of Labour and Social Security from 17 June 2011 to 17 May 2012 and has been working in the social security sector since 1984.[1] After leaving his ministerial position, Koutroumanis remains a vocal figure in Greek fiscal politics.[2]

Giorgos Koutroumanis
Minister of Labour and Social Security
In office
17 June 2011 – 17 May 2012
Personal details
Neochori Kalavrita
Political partyPanhellenic Socialist Movement
Spouse(s)Vasiliki Sotiropoulou
Alma materUniversity of Athens

Early life and educationEdit

He was born in Neochori Kalavrita in 1955. Being a member of a farmers' family with many children, he spent his early years in Kalavrita and Patra. In 1973 he moved to Athens and while working in the private sector he continued his studies in mathematics at the University of Athens.


He is married to Vasiliki Sotiropoulou and he is the father to a son.[3]


  1. ^ "Greece disability list sparks row". BBC News. 2012-03-12. Retrieved 2019-03-27.
  2. ^ "EFKA revenues post worrying decline, Roula Salourou | Kathimerini". Retrieved 2019-03-27.
  3. ^ "George Koutroumanis, Minister of Labour and Social Security - Hellenic Ministry of Labour and Social Security". Retrieved 2019-01-03.