Minister of Tourism

Vassilis Kikilias

A graduate of the Leontio Lyceum of Nea Smyrni, basketball player at Panionios, AEK and the National Teams, a graduate of the Medical School of the University of Athens, with a postgraduate degree from the National School of Public Health and a Doctor of the Medical School. , his athletic, academic and professional career to date. In 2006 he was elected Municipal Councilor in the Municipality of Athens and then I take over as President of the Youth and Sports Organization of the Municipality of Athens. In 2010, as a candidate for Attica Regional Governor, he became the leader of the Major Opposition of the Attica Region. At the same time he assumed the duties of Deputy Program Secretary of New Democracy. In 2012 he was elected in A 'Athens with New Democracy and from June 10, 2014 to January 2015 I was Minister of Public Order and Citizen Protection. In the elections of January and September 2015, he was re-elected Member of Parliament for Athens A with New Democracy. From January to November 2016, he was the New Democracy Immigration Policy Coordinator. On November 18, 2016, he was appointed spokesman for New Democracy. On October 13, 2017, he assumed the duties of Head of National Defense of the New Democracy. On July 9, 2019, he was appointed Minister of Health by the Prime Minister Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis. On August 31, 2021, he was appointed Minister of Tourism by the Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.