Alkman Granitsas is a communications expert with 25 years experience in international media including The Wall Street Journal, CNN, CNBC, BusinessWeek and Reuters. In 2015, he founded Kyklos Associates, an Athens-based boutique communications consultancy with clients in Europe and the Middle East, focusing on business and political communications.
Prior to that, he served eight years as Greece & Cyprus bureau chief for The Wall Street Journal directing a team of journalists in two countries and helping coordinate coverage of the European financial crisis.
Before coming to Greece, he worked for almost a decade in Hong Kong and Singapore as a journalist for major international media and also providing consulting services for leading global clients in the financial services industry.
After graduating from Georgetown University with a degree in international economics, he began his career as a journalist in Washington, D.C. covering government affairs and politics. His areas of expertise include international trade policy, economics and finance.