corporate profile

Olix Oil International Ltd

Olix Oil International is a newly created (2011) company that is active in all aspects of the olive oil industry. It has two main areas of activity: Edible and Non-Edible oils. Olix oil is producing, packaging, and trading Edible Oils all over the world. Its Non-Edible oil activity treats bi-products of the olive oil extraction process and turns them into valuable sellable products, thus contributing to the environment.

Our Mission

To contribute to the sustainable and responsible development of olive growing.

To enhance the environmental impact of olive industry.

To provide olive oil and table olives of the best quality.

Management Team

Pavlos Vardinoyannis

PAVLOS N. VARDINOYANNIS

MANAGING DIRECTOR

PAVLOS N. VARDINOYANNIS

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Pavlos Vardinogiannis has been Managing Director of Olix Oil International since its creation. He has had 25 years of experience in the trading world, having been active in oil, aluminum and copper trading as well as in the establishment of distribution networks in the automotive and oil sectors in a number of Eastern European countries. In addition to his activity in Olix Oil, Mr Vardinogiannis is currently chairman of M&M Gas, Greece's only privately held Natural Gas trader.

Manolis Triantafylou

MANOLIS TRIANTAFYLLOU

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

MANOLIS TRIANTAFYLLOU

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Manolis Triantafyllou has more than 24 years experience holding key positions in the management of well-known enterprises of the public and private sector in Greece and abroad. Before joining Olix Oil Ltd, Manolis was a member of the board at Hellenic Post and was serving as a consultant to the managing director. He also held positions at Mytilinaios Group and Vardinoyannis Group where he has been involved in the management of key operating units.

Prodromos Saliagas

PRODROMOS SALIAGKAS

ADMINISTRATION

PRODROMOS SALIAGKAS

ADMINISTRATION

During his 25 years experience, Prodromos had responsibilities as Sales and Purchasing Manager in well known companies as Elaiourgiki Central Cooperative Union of Olive Products, Sclavos Fabric Dyeing Machines manufacturer, etc. In parallel, he became an expert in quality Assurance, implementing systems (like A.S.M.E. code American Society of Mechanical Engineers and Qualified for ISO 9001:2008 Appreciation and International Training Course in several companies he worked for. He joined Olix Oil in 2013. Prodromos is an engineer, graduated from the Greek Naval Academy.

Panagiotis Kougias

PANAGIOTIS KOUGIAS

PLANT MANAGER (PATRAS PLANT)

PANAGIOTIS KOUGIAS

PLANT MANAGER (PATRAS PLANT)

Panagiotis Kougias has 17 years experience as a Chemical Engineer in both the chemical and food sectors. He is a specialist in Production Management and Quality Control Assurance and has implemented best industrial practices such as JIT, TQM, MRP and Lean Manufacturing. For more than 10 years he has worked for Elaiourgiki COOP, the Central Cooperative Union of Greek Olive Oil Producers, as the Olive Oil Factory Production and Technical Manager in Elefsina (Attica Area).

Eleni Karapanou

ELENI KARAPANOU

HR MANAGER

ELENI KARAPANOU

HR MANAGER

Eleni Karapanou has more than 15 years experience in HR. She started her career as an HR Consultant. For almost five years she served the Group HR division of the Mytilineos Group of Companies. She had the chance to build and implement HR systems from the very beginning, managing culture and internal communication. Over the last two years Eleni was part of Linkage Team, a Leadership & Development Company, as Senior Consultant & Assessor, specialising in the execution of HR Projects. Eleni holds a MSc in Engineering Management and a BSc (Hons) in Management Studies focusing on HR.

  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Commitment
  • Excellence
  • Customer focus

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