Panagiotis (Takis) Alexopoulos
Associate Professor - University os Peloponnese

Panagiotis (Takis) Alexopoulos was born in Amaliada, Ileia, in 1963. He graduated from the 1st High School of Amaliada with an excellent grade in 1981. In 1985 he graduated from the Department of Physical Education and Sport Science of the National Kapodistrian University of Athens with an excellent grade. He followed postgraduate and doctoral studies with football specialization in England and Romania. In 1999 he was proclaimed a Doctor in his Doctoral.
He has written 5 books on the science of football and has published over 20 scientific articles in scientific journals. He has 94 reports in international magazines. He has also worked as a professional football coach in all professional and amateur categories for 12 years.
He is the father of two children, Joanna and Dimitris.
In October 2017 he was elected a Deputy Chairman of the Department of Sports Organization and Management in the University of Peloponnese and from September 2018 is Dean of the School of Human Movement and Quality of Life.

Educational experience

  • 2017

    He was elected a member of the faculty at the rank of the Associate Professor (GG 945 / 27.09.2017τΓ)

  • 2016

    He was appointed at the rank of assistant professor at the Department of Sports Organization and Management (GG 730 / 01.08.2016τΓ)

  • 2012

    He was elected as an Assistant Professor for a term (GG 1034 / 25.09.2012τΓ)

  • 2008

    He was elected a member of the University faculty at the rank of Lecturer for term in the Department of Sports Organization and Management of the University of Peloponnese in Sparta (GG 316 / 11.04.2008τΓ)

He has worked on all three levels of education for more than 30 years (1987-2017).

Professional Experience

  • 2004 - 2007

    Advisor of the Minister of Merchant Shipping and Chairman & CEO of POSEIDON SA (Marinetime education)

  • 2002 - 2015

    Business Consultant, Member of the Board of OPAP International - OPAP services for sports betting issues - management and marketing

  • 1999 - 2001

    Commercial Director of DION (construction-trade of recreational toys)

  • 1993-1999

    Commercial - General Manager SIRIOS SA (Member of Group of Companies ATEMKE SA - PARNASSOS, companies listed on the Athens Stock Exchange)

  • 1990 - 1993

    Consultant of the Deputy Minister of Sport