Brewing Intermediate - Assistant AST
Bio: Panos (born in Patras) started his professional career as a civil engineer and worked in the construction sector for more than ten years. His love for coffee took over when he designed a coffee shop for Coffee Island back in 2010. Today, after joining Coffee Island in 2011, he is the Managing Director of Coffee Island International.
He is an active AST for the Barista, Brewing, Green and Sensory modules and he has trained more than 2000 coffee professionals. In 2014 he was awarded by SCAE concerning his trainings. He is a Q-Grader and a leading member of Coffee Island’s cupping panel.
Panos is an active member of SCA, member of the Education Advisory Council of the SCA, an active member of the Barista Guild of Europe and a National WCE Judge. Portugal will be his 5th Barista Camp participation.