Christos comes with experience from 4 continents 8 nations and over 30 years within the global air cargo logistics and freight forwarding industry. During his professional journey he was exposed to many different markets and cultures of conducting airfreight business.
He specializes in various air cargo sectors including advanced air freight consolidation management, neutral airfreight wholesale, revenue optimization, ULDs utilization and equalization, gateway planning, networking, and to effective selling & sourcing for the professional airfreight consolidator and forwarder.
Having been raised by a family from the air cargo industry, he has a passion for the world of airfreight, logistics and its people.
He studied in the UK airfreight forwarding and logistics management, holds IATA, BIFA, ASM, DGR, OA, BA & LH Cargo certificates, and was privileged to work as a young intern with AEI Air Express International in Europe and the Americas.
During his early days in Europe, he managed the family business establishing airfreight organizations across the eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans, representing various global freight forwarders in the region as well as several airlines as a GSSA. Christos has also acquired vast experience in mega and special events logistics, being appointed as an airfreight advisor for the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.
Christos moved to China early in 2000 and founded the ACG Air Cargo Group in Shanghai. ACG is the first established global association of neutral airfreight wholesalers and consolidators.
He is the founder and former partner of CCA China Cargo Alliance (2001) an association of local and independent Chinese freight forwarders, as well as the founder of NAC Consolidators Ltd – a Hong Kong and China based consolidator providing neutral airfreight wholesale services. The company was later merged (2010) to a leading global neutral NVOCC where he held the position of Director Airfreight until 2015.
Christos lived in Asia for 15 years before he moves back to Europe with his family in 2016, focused and committed to providing corporate advisory air cargo logistic and network management solutions to the global freight forwarding and aviation community.
He is the founder and CEO of Neutral Air Partner – the premier global ecosystem of air cargo logistics architects and aviation specialists, which consists of over 400 partners in 150 countries, and he is the organizer of the ACE Air Cargo Logistics Event.
He is also the Group CEO and founder of Aero Africa – an air cargo management group dedicated to providing African airfreight logistic solutions and neutral value-added services to the global logistics and aviation community.
Christos serves on the board of the directors of TIACA – the international air cargo association as an executive member representing the SME freight forwarders and consolidators within the air cargo supply chain.