Athanasios (Thanos) Krontiris received his Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering in the Technical Univeristy of Darmstadt, Germany. He has graduated from the National Technical University of Athens.
In 2011 Thanos Krontiris started his career in ABB. He has been working with grid integration studies for several HVDC projects before taking over the Leader Engineer responsibility for HVDC tenders. He is currently working as product manager for HVDC connections, with special focus on HVDC Back-to-Back systems.