POTAMITISVEKRIS announces new Partner

POTAMITISVEKRIS is thrilled to announce a lateral addition to its partnership. Spiros Tassis, a recognized and established expert, will enhance our data management, digital transformation, and new technologies’ capabilities by leading our TMT, Data Protection, and Privacy practice.

With a proven track record that spans over 25 years, Spiros has been one of the pioneers in the legal domain of TMT, data protection, and privacy. His expertise encompasses a range of complex projects related to data, digital technologies, and transformational tech initiatives, including cutting-edge areas like artificial intelligence and data post-processing.

Spiros’ expertise cuts across various industries including shipping, banking, IT services, telecommunications, consumer goods, mass media, online platforms, and health services, focusing on data compliance, cybersecurity, and other emerging tech trends. He has also contributed significantly to public sector advancements, particularly in the realms of the implementation of NIS 1 and NIS 2 Directives, FTTH network deployment, and impact assessments for critical eGov services.

Spiros is the Chairman of the Hellenic Association for Data Protection and Privacy, a Scientific Partner of the Department of Applied Informatics at the University of Macedonia, and a participating expert in the “Standing Committee on Personal Data Law” and the “Committee on Artificial Intelligence in Justice” of the Ministry of Justice.

Our Managing Partner, George Bersis, stated: “Spiros’s remarkable journey and achievements in the legal industry are a perfect fit for our firm. His practice is at the heart of innovation and change and has great prospects, particularly in combination with the strengths of POTAMITISVEKRIS. Bringing Spiros onboard confirms and deepens our commitment to leadership and specialization. We are nothing but excited about the unparalleled service we can offer to our clients with Spiros.

Spiros shared his enthusiasm about his new role, saying, “Joining POTAMITISVEKRIS, Greece’s most pioneering law firm, feels like a natural progression for me. I look forward to combining our TMT and Data Protection practices and working alongside my new colleagues to deliver outstanding services and assist our clients in tackling data and technology regulatory challenges and legal matters at the forefront of innovation.”