Greek government reshuffle: The new cabinet of Alexis Tsipras

Greek government reshuffle: The new cabinet of Alexis Tsipras

The election of Panos Skourtetis as Secretary of the Central Committee of SYRIZA on Monday evening unlocked the procedures towards the reshuffle of the government that will take on the difficult task of leading the country to the polls and also of lining up the government’s planning for the first time outside the frame of a memorandum.

Shortly after 18:00 p.m. (Greek time) this the afternoon, the government spokesperson announced the new scheme.

This is the new cabinet:

Vice President of the government

Yannis Dragasakis

 

Interior Ministry

Minister: Alexandros Charitsis

Deputy Minister: Marina Chryssoveloni

Deputy Minister of Macedonia and Thrace: Katerina Notopoulou

 

Citizen’s Protection Ministry

Minister : Olga Gerovasili

Deputy Minister: Katerina Papakosta

 

Economy and Development Ministry

Minister: Yannis Dragasakis

Alternate Industry Minister : Stergios Pitsiorlas

Deputy Minister: Stathis Giannakidis

 

Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Information Ministry

Minister: Nikos Pappas

Deputy Minister: Lefteris Kretsos

  

National Defence Ministry

Minister: Panos Kammenos

Alternate Minister: Panagiotis Rigas

Deputy Minister : Maria Kollia-Tsarouha

 

Education, Research and Religion Ministry 

Minister: Costas Gavroglou

Alternate Minister of Research and Innovation: Costas Fotakis

Deputy Minister: Meropi Tzoufi

 

Labour, Social Security and Social Solidarity Ministry 

Minister: Efi Ahtsioglou

Alternate Social Solidarity Minister: Theano Fotiou

Deputy Labour Minister for Social Security Issues: Anastasios Petropoulos

Deputy Minister: Athanasios Iliopoulos

 

Foreign Affairs Ministry 

Minister: Nikos Kotzias

Alternate Minister of European Affairs: Georgios Katrougalos

Deputy Minister for Issues of Religions: Markos Bolaris

Deputy Minister responsible for Expatriates: Terence Spencer Nicholas Quick

 

Justice, Transparency and Human Rights Ministry 

Minister: Mihalis Kalogirou

Alternate Minister of Corruption Issues: Dimitris Papagelopoulos

 

Finance Ministry 

Minister: Euclid Tsakalotos

Alternate Minister: George Chouliarakis

Deputy Minister: Katerina Papanatsiou

 

Health Ministry 

Minister: Andreas Xanthos

Alternate Minister: Pavlos Polakis

 

Administrative Reconstruction Ministry 

Minister: Marilisa Xenogiannakopoulou

 

Culture and Sports Ministry 

Minister: Myrsini Zorba

Deputy Minister: Georgios Vasiliadis

Deputy Minister: Constantinos Stratis

 

Environment and Energy Ministry 

Minister: Giorgios Stathakis

Alternate Minister: Sokrates Famellos

Deputy Minister: George Dimaras

 

Infrastructure and Transport Ministry 

Minister: Christos Spirtzis

Deputy Minister: Nikos Mavraganis

 

Immigration Policy Ministry 

Minister: Dimitris Vitsas

 

Shipping and Island Policy Ministry 

Minister: Fotis Kouvelis

Alternate Minister: Nektarios Santorinios

 

Agricultural Development and Food Ministry 

Minister: Stavros Arachovitis

Deputy Minister: Vasilis Kokkalis

Deputy Minister: Olympia Teligioridou

 

Tourism Ministry 

Minister: Elena Kountoura

 

Greek Territory Minister responsible for Every day Citizens’ Issues:

Alekos Flabouraris

 

Greek Territory Minister responsible for the Co-ordination of the Governmental Work: 

Christoforos Vernardakis

 

Greek Territory Minister and Government Spokesman: 

Dimitris Tzanakopoulos

 

Deputy Minister next to the Premier: 

Dimitris Liakos

Also:

Akritas Kaidatzis was appointed to the post of the Government’s General Secretary… / IBNA

Main Photo: Government spokesman, Dimitris Tzanakopoulos