Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Kyriakos Mitsotakis (Greek: Κυριάκος Μητσοτάκης, Kyriákos Mitsotákis [ciɾˈʝakos mit͡soˈtacis]; born 4 March 1968) is a Greek politician and the Prime Minister of Greece since 8 July 2019. A member of New Democracy, he has been its president since 2016. Mitsotakis previously was Leader of the Opposition from 2016 to 2019, and Minister of Administrative Reform from 2013 to 2015.

Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Κυριάκος Μητσοτάκης
Mitsotakis in 2019
Prime Minister of Greece
Assumed office
8 July 2019
PresidentProkopis Pavlopoulos
Katerina Sakellaropoulou
DeputyPanagiotis Pikrammenos
Preceded byAlexis Tsipras
President of New Democracy
Assumed office
10 January 2016
Vice PresidentAdonis Georgiadis
Kostis Hatzidakis
Preceded byIoannis Plakiotakis
Leader of the Opposition
In office
10 January 2016  8 July 2019
Prime MinisterAlexis Tsipras
Preceded byIoannis Plakiotakis
Succeeded byAlexis Tsipras
Minister of Administrative Reform and Electronic Governance
In office
25 June 2013  27 January 2015
Prime MinisterAntonis Samaras
Preceded byAntonis Manitakis
Succeeded byNikos Voutsis
Member of the Hellenic Parliament
Assumed office
7 March 2004
ConstituencyAthens B2 (2019–present)
Athens B (2004–2019)
Personal details
Born (1968-03-04) 4 March 1968 (age 53)
Athens, Kingdom of Greece
Political partyNew Democracy
Height189 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Spouse(s)Mareva Grabowski
Children3
FatherKonstantinos Mitsotakis
EducationAthens College
Alma materHarvard University (BA, MBA)
Stanford University (MA)
AwardsThomas T. Hoopes Prize (1990)
Alexis de Tocqueville Prize (1990)
Signature

He was first elected to the Hellenic Parliament for the Athens B constituency in 2004. After New Democracy suffered two election defeats in 2015, he was elected the party's leader in January 2016. Three years later, he led his party to a majority in the 2019 election. He is the son of former Prime Minister Konstantinos Mitsotakis.[1][2][3]