Giorgos Roupas, Deputy President of SFO, was born in Athens and has had an international business career in Europe (France), Asia and East and West Africa with the British Multinational Group PZ Cussons until retirement and with the position of Managing Director. Mr. Roupas is still active in the consulting industry for international projects and has very close contacts with Asian and African markets and communities. He is the founder and chairman of the Ganesha Hifa Cultural Association for the promotion of Greek-Indonesian friendship, Vice President and Founding Member of the Greek-Nigerian Chamber of Commerce, member of the West African Community, founding member of the Hellenic-Asian Entrepreneurship Council and member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) of England.