Mr Efthimios O. Vidalis holds a BA in Government from Harvard University and a MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.
In 2012 he was mandated by the Greek Prime Minister to negotiate and lead the reset of the stalled motorways projects of Greece. He completed the restructuring of all concessions by year end 2013. This 8bil.€ investment completed in 2017 and had critical importance on the Greek economy, with the creation of 20,000 jobs and 1.2% cumulative impact on Greece's GDP.
Mr Vidalis was the CEO of S&B Industrial Minerals Group from 2001 until 2011 and COO from 1998 to 2001, where he served on the Board of Directors for 15 years.
Earlier in his career, Mr Vidalis spent 20 years at Owens Corning, USA, he held several leadership positions including Vice President of the European Reinforcement business (1986 to 1993) and President, Composites and Insulation (1994 to 1998).
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Alpha Bank and TITAN CEMENT S.A. He is also a member of the Advisory Boards of “egg” (enter-grow-go), an initiative which aims to boost innovative entrepreneurship for young people in Greece, the MBA International Program of Athens University of Economics & Business, the Solidarity Now in Greece and ALBA Business School.
From 2001 to 2016 he was an Advisor to the Management & shareholders and board member of RAYCAP S.A. In addition, he was a board member of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) from 2006 to 2016 and founder & Chairman of SEV Business Council for Sustainable Development from 2008 to 2016.
Mr Vidalis was Chairman of the Board of engineering company, ENOIA BV from 2011 until June 2013 and Chairman of the Greek Mining Enterprises Association (SME) from 2006 to 2009.
Mr Vidalis was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Future Pipe Industries in February 2008 and also sits on the Audit Committee.