About us

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Anestis Kouridis

Structural Engineer

Anestis Kouridis is a dedicated hard-working structural engineer and one of the founders of ETEMKO.

He is a graduate of “Deutsche Schule Thessaloniki” (1995) and he holds a Civil Engineering Degree from A.U.Th. (1995-2001).

He is a strong and skilled structural engineer with a detailed eye, yet still able to maintain a view of the bigger picture. His wide experience includes having worked on several high-profile projects all over Greece. He carried out structural designs of new and special steel buildings. He designed the reinforcing and retrofitting of existing and listed buildings. His expertise also includes the design of heavy duty steel industrial works.

Anestis has a passion for new technology and prides himself with being up to date with the latest design software and the required skills. He is also trained in the usage of high – end field equipment for collecting data, investigating and testing existing structures.

He is a member of the following professional bodies:

-Technical Chamber of Greece

-Civil Engineer Association of Greece

-Civil Engineer Association of Thessaloniki

-Deutsche Schule Alumni

Charis Kouridis

Mechanical Engineer

Charis is a senior Mechanical Engineer experienced in electromechanical work studies and in project management.

He is a graduate of “Deutsche Schule Thessaloniki” (1993), he holds Mechanical Engineering Degree from A.U.Th. (1993-1998) and a Msc in Production Management from A.U.Th. (1999-2000).

In his early professional years he worked as a researcher in the Lab of Applied Thermodynamics of Auth, where took part in numerous EU projects on vehicle emissions, with emphasis on emission inventories.

Meanwhile he developed all electromechanical studies of developed projects of ETEMKO.

Since 2008 he is a project manager and business developer at Emisia s.a. an Auth spin – off company, that develops tools and policies to reduce transport climate and air pollution impact.

Charis has very strong communication, training, and managerial skills. He has a multi – culture experience, having travelled and trained staff in several countries in Europe and Asia and helped them to improve understanding of the contribution of transport to GHG emissions.


He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Technical Chamber of Greece /Section of Central Macedonia

and a member of the following professional bodies:

Technical Chamber of Greece,

Mechanical Engineer Association of Greece,

Mechanical Engineer Association of Thessaloniki

Deutsche Schule Alumni