Ilias Tsagkas

Programme: Turkey Europe Future Forum
Year: Year 2019
Expertise: Media and Academia
Ilias Tsagkas is a freelance renewable energy correspondent and business consultant working in the sector for about seven years. Turkey is one of the markets he focuses on and that he is most experienced in. Moreover, he is now writing up his PhD thesis examining the UK’s electricity governance and market, at the University of Greenwich in London. His academic research interests concern the topic of policy change and the dynamics of interest representation in the policy-making process, with a focus on energy and sustainability. He has studied both public policy and engineering, graduating from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland with a Masters in European Public Policy and a Masters in Energy Systems and the Environment. Mr Tsagkas currently lives in London.