Panos Kitsikopoulos was born and raised in Athens. He graduated from the Athens University German Language Department and in 2004 got hired by ANTENNA Group. Eight years later he was chosen as one of the journalists, who would start Euronews Greek service. In 2015, he got his Master’s degree in the field of European Communications. His thesis discussed the challenges of the international all-news networks in the digital era. He has covered a great number of important events, like the 2015 Greek referendum, the Mandra flash floods in 2017 and the refugee crisis.