Houston Gas & LNG Forum Distinguished Speakers Include


Lambros Kakissis

Consul of Greece in Houston


-BA International and European Union Studies/Department of Political Science, University of Athens, Greece

-MIS (Master of International Studies)/University of Birmingham, United Kingdom


September 2020: Consul of Greece in Houston, TX

2018-2020: Consul General of Greece in Djirokaster, Albania

2016-2018: Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Department of Cyprus, Deputy Director

2010-2016: Deputy Ambassador of Greece in Ottawa, Canada

2010:           Promoted to First Counselor of Embassy

2008-2010: Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Department of Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Caucasus, Black Sea countries and Central Asia/Desk officer for South Caucasus and Central Asia

2008:            Promoted to Second Counselor of Embassy

2003-2008: Consul of Greece in Atlanta, GA

2006:           Promoted to First Secretary of Embassy

2003:           Promoted to Second Secretary of Embassy

2000-2003: Embassy of Greece in Nicosia, Cyprus

2000:           Promoted to Third Secretary of Embassy

1999-2000: Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Attaché at the Diplomatic Cabinet of the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

1998-1999: Diplomatic Academy/Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1998  :          Entered the Ministry of Foreign Affairs/Embassy  Attaché

Foreign languages

English, French, Spanish and Italian

Family Status

Married,  three children