Mr. Basilio Petkidis graduated in from Florida State University (1990) with a BS in Management and a BS in Multinational Business. He also holds an MSc in Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Lancaster and the University of Macedonia. He began his career with Sea-Land Service, Inc. in Panama in 1991 in the Financial Department until 1994 when he became Services Manager and Assistant to the General Manager. While in Panama he was a member of the Maritime Chamber of Panama, served on the economic commission for the Panamanian Chamber of Commerce and served as a member and secretary on the board of the Panamanian Hellenic Community. In 1996 he moved to Greece and joined the Mamidakis Brothers Group as General Manager for Hermes, S.A. (Hotel and Tourism Enterprise). In 1998 he was transferred to the International Petroleum Trading Division where he was the CFO and later he served as Acting CFO/COO for the Mamidakis Brothers Group from 2015-17. Today he is the CEO of Cetracore-Jetoil and has served in the Board of Directors for several entities.
He is member of the Economic Chamber of Greece and member of the Institute of Financial Management of the Hellenic Management Association.
He has served as President of the Glyfada Chapter HJ-02 of AHEPA as well as Secretary, Lt. Governor and Governor of the Board of AHEPA Hellas District 25.