Theophilos Priovolos

Principal, North Start Group


Nexx (UK) Limited, Chief Executive Officer and Director since February 2017

Niki Shipping Company S.A., part of North Star Group (, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, 1997-2016

Linxx S.A., Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, 2012-2016

Société Nationale Elf Aquitaine, Special Advisor to the Executive Vice President, 1990-1994

The World Bank, Chief, Commodity Risk Management and Finance Unit, 1984-1990

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Commodities Division, 1982-1989

Wharton Econometric Forecasting Associates, Latin American Service and World Commodity Service, 1977-1982.


University of Pennsylvania, PhD in Economics, 1976-1980

University of Geneva, Graduate Institute of International Studies, Certificate de Diplome International Economics, 1975-1976

University of Lausanne, License, Economics, 1973-1975

University of Athens, B.A., Law and Economics, 1970-1973


Born 23 December 1952


Global Citizen Foundation (, council member 2013 - 2018