Pericles Venieris is the founder of Green Cola Hellas, one of the fastest growing refreshment companies in Greece. Since 2011, he has overseen the company’s general management with the aim of expanding and consolidating the brand abroad, reaching a presence of 23 countries today. After completing his studies at the Department of Economics of the University of Macedonia, he started his professional career in the largest beverage industry in the world, which lasted for about 30 years. For seven years he was a Sales Manager at Hellenic Bottling Company (HBC), and then found himself serving as Country Manager at HBC. From 2001, he served as regional director for the markets in Sweden, Nigeria, Bosnia, Croatia, North Macedonia, Serbia and Montenegro. During that time, he launched more than 30 code products and was responsible for more than 55,000 employees.