He is a successful lawyer, admitted as an Attorney at Law before the Supreme Courts, researcher and experienced professional, with a long career in the private sector.
He has graduated from the Classic High school of Anavryta. He has graduated from the University of Athens School of Law (LL.B.), where he also obtained an LL.M. in Public Law. In 2001, he obtained an LL.M. (Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies, DEA) in Tax Law from the University Pantheon-Sorbonne (Paris I).
George Pitsilis had worked as a tax specialist of the law FDM&A.(1999-2010). Since 2010, he has been the Tax Advisor of the Hellenic Bank Association.
Since 2011, he is one of the founding partners of the Greek law firm "Kyriakakis - Pitsilis - Velegrakis" (K|P|V).
Following his tax studies, George Pitsilis has gained particularly significant know - how and practical experience in Domestic and International Tax Law.
Since 2008, he is a Member of the BoD of the Greek Society of Tax Law and Public Finance Studies.
He is also Member of the editing committee of two Greek legal reviews, author of several articles and commentaries in Greek and international legal reviews and speaker in several conferences on domestic and international tax law.
George Pitsilis speaks fluently English and French and has working knowledge of German.
He is married and has 2 children.