PPC SA announces that:
Mr Dimitris Lappas, General Manager of West Macedonia since May 1st 2008, acting also in parallel as General Manager of Generation since July 2008 is appointed General Manager of Mines as of September 1st 2009. Before this appointment Mr Lappas has served as Manager of the Islands Generation Unit. Since joining PPC in 1981 Mr Lappas has gained significant experience in managing large energy projects. He holds a diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bologna and a degree in Economics from the Department of Economics of the Law School of the University of Athens.
Mr Giannis Kopanakis is appointed General Manager of Generation as of September 1st 2009 and has been since 2007 the manager of the Thermal Power Plants Operation Department. He has served as Manager of the Planning and Performance Department of the Generation Unit for the previous 6 years, whereas, since joining PPC in 1985 and for 13 years he has worked as Senior Engineer, Maintenance Supervisor and Manager of a Steam-Electric station. He holds a diploma in Electrical Engineering from the University of Thessaloniki and he also has an MBA degree from Nottingham Trend University.
Athens, Aug. 4 2009