George Sarlis is a Cultural Manager, EU Expert and Consultant on EU Grants and Projects. Since September 2013, he is the Founder and Director of SYNERGY EUROPEAN CONSULTING Ltd in London, a smart and flexible firm, specialising in Culture & Creative Sector, EU Funding, Project Development and Management, Strategy and Policy Making consulting.
From 2015 to 2016 he was in charge of the Larissa 2021 European Capital of Culture Candidacy Office in Greece. He was also a member of the European Commission’s TEAM EUROPE Network, a panel of EU experts coordinated by DG COMM.
He graduated the Department of International and European Studies at Panteion University (Athens, Greece), and holds an MSc in Cultural Organizations Management and an MA in the area of European Union and Developing Countries.
Based in Greece and UK, but travels around Europe to manage and implement various EU projects and initiatives.