Social Economy Institute
Diogenis Dimitrakopoulos was born in Serres in 1984. He graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and then studied Journalism and New Media at the Journalism and Media Faculty of the same University. He is an active lawyer since 2011, specialized in civil, commercial, and intellectual property law. He worked in 2005-2006 at the third national TV Programme ET3 in TV show “ASSAYS” and collaborated next year with the newspaper “MACEDONIA” in the cultural domain.
Has a strong political and social action with participation in Humanist Student Movement, local government, voluntary actions and with activity in the Thessaloniki Bar Association. He is a founding member of the Social Economy Action Group.
He has also been a member of editorial teams at magazines in Thessaloniki and informative websites, dealing with social and cultural issues. He is an active member of the Greek-German journalistic project dialoggers and since 2013 is a correspondent of the greek editorial team of Deutsche Welle.