Thodoros Karaoglou

Deputy Minister of Interior, Macedonia and Thrace of the Hellenic Republic

Theodoros Karaoglou was born in Zagliveri Thessaloniki in 1960. He is married to economist Panagiota Mantanika and has a son and a daughter. He is an economist, employee of the Civil Tax Service by profession. He has studied Business Administration at the Graduate School of Industrial Studies in Thessaloniki and speaks English as a foreign language.

Parliamentary activities:

  • Elected MP (ND) for Thessaloniki B’ Region in general elections of 2004,2007,2009,2012 (May and June), 2015 (January and September), 2019 (July)
  • Appointed Deputy Head of Labor and Social Security of ND (December 2016)
  • Appointed Head of Macedonia and Thrace of ND (January 2016)
  • President of the Greece-South Korea Parliamentary Friendship Group. Member of the Greece-Canada and Greece-Croatia Parliamentary Friendship Groups.
  • Member of the Hellenic Parliament’s Delegation of the Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU)
  • Minister of the Ministry of Macedonia and Thrace (2012-2014)
  • Appointed Head of Macedonia and Thrace of ND (2012)
  • Appointed Alternate Head of Labor, Social Security and Providence of ND (2011)
  • Appointed Alternate head of Economic Policy of ND (2010)
  • Deputy Minister of Interior (sector Macedonia and Thrace) July 2019

Political Activities:

  • Member of ONNED (the ND youth organization) since 1974
  • Elected member of the prefecture committee of ONNED in Thessaloniki (1979-1983)
  • Elected President of the Community of Zagliveri in 1986 and 1990
  • Elected member of the Council Board of the Prefecture of Thessaloniki in 1994, 1998 and in 2002
  • General Secretary of the Local Union of municipalities and communities of the District of Thessaloniki (1991-1994)
  • Elected member of the ND Central Committee, at the 5th Party Conference in 2001

Social activities:

  • Military Service: He has served for 28 months as Reserve Artillery Officer
  • He has written and published the book Public Intervention (May 2007)