The creation of ALLILONnet was the initiative of its now honorary president Angelos Pangratis which started, along with some friends in Washington DC and reached its final form in 2012 in Geneva. His involvement with ALLILONnet has always been strictly on personal capacity without any affiliation with his functions with the European Union.
ALLILONnet up to this moment is exclusively supported by voluntary contributions from its members.
All ALLILONnet members are volunteers and act within ALLILONnet fully voluntarily and without personal gain.
The ALLILONnet network is developed by the non-profit Civil Partnership (Astiki etaireia under Greek law) ALLILONnet.
The Steering Committee: the Committee approves New Members, Mentors, Local Coordinators and those in charge of ALLILONnet projects and other activities. It takes decisions on all matters concerning the network. The current Steering Committee is composed of Georgios Pangratis and Mr. Dimitris Kokkinos.
The Advisory Board: consists of reknown academics, professionals and entrepreneurs. It advises the Coordinating Board on all matters. The current Advisory Board consists of: Harris Mylonas, Emmanuel Tsesmelis, Olga Alexakos, Dimitris Kiritsis, Vassiliki Avgoustidi and Panagiotis Pournaras.
The Communication Team: is responsible for the daily management and operations of ALLILONnet, based on directions set out by the Advisory Board:
- It manages the website
- It receives applications from New Members and Mentors
- Responds to queries and requests and helps communication among Members
- Supports the flow of information to the Members through the website and social media.
The present Communications Team is comprised of: Ioanna Markatou, Alexandros Pangratis, Sofia Kalliaderi (Greek exports), Eleni Veletsanou (private sector and civil society in Greece), Nectarios Benekos, Virginia Marantidou and Dr. Georgios Fradelos (responsible of the mentors' network)
Press Officer: His main responsibility is to promote the work of ALLILONnet to media and press. Nicole Scourti is the current Press Officer.
Local Coordinators: these are ALILLONnet's recognized points of contact in each city. Currently, our local coordinators outside Greece are Olga Alexakos (New York),Yannis Fotakis(Switzerland),Natalia Kapetanaki (Brussels), Ioannis Orfanos (London).(terms of reference).
Thematic Coordinators: We are creating thematic groups in important areas for the Greek economy. The coordination of those groups will be the responsibility of Thematic Coordinators (TC). Group of Greek Exports TC: (terms of reference).
Fundraising: is supervised by Georgios Kritikos.