Antonis Venios

COUNTRY GENERAL MANAGER
CARLSON WAGONLIT TRAVEL

Anthony has worked at British Aerospace as an Engineering Trainee, before taking up a role in BAe Systems as a Graduate Engineer. He then moved to Airbus SAS as a Project Manager, and soon after became Head of Braking & Steering Systems for A350XWB Aircraft.

He then moved to Invensys plc, as Group Portfolio Manager, responsible for the global Product Portfolio, Investment & Strategy.

In 2012, he moved to Greece, where he joined ergonven, a boutique management consulting firm, as Managing Partner. During his time at ergonven, he completed a series of restructuring appointments and strategic growth plans for various clients.

Most recently, he moved to Carlson Wagonlit Travel, as Country General Manager for Greece.

Anthony holds a Bachelor’s in Aerospace Engineering from the University of the West of England, a post-graduate Certificate in Management from the University of Lancaster, and a Masters in Aerospace Dynamics and an MBA from Cranfield University. He is a Chartered Engineer, and a Member of the Royal Aeronautical Society in London.

Anthony is passionate about investing in young people, he is a mentor at the Orange Grove, Dutch Embassy’s incubation centre, and also sits on the panel of mentors for young entrepreneurs in the South-West of England.

He is married to Maria, and have 2 young daughters, Athena and Thalia.