|Member of the European Parliament|
|Assumed office |
2 July 2019
|Born||18 July 1959|
Athens, Kingdom of Greece
(formerly Golden Dawn)
|Alma mater||Hellenic Army Corps Officers Military Academy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki|
|Occupation||Retired air force officer|
Athanasios Konstantinou (Greek: Αθανάσιος Κωνσταντίνου, born 18 July 1959 at Athens) is a Greek politician, physician, and retired general officer currently serving as a Member of the European Parliament. He was originally elected as a member of Golden Dawn, but is now an independent politician.
Konstantinou is a graduate of the Corps Officers Military Academy (Greek: Στρατιωτική Σχολή Αξιωματικών Σωμάτων), which educates Hellenic Army officers in the Legal, Medical, Finance, Aviation and Auditing Corps (see Hellenic Military Academy: Overview); and the Medical School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
As a physician, Konstantinou specialised in the pathology the central nervous and reproductive, systems, molecular pathology, and toxicology in Germany and Austria. Konstantinou speaks English and German, in addition to his native Greek. He retired from the Hellenic Air Force with the rank of taxiarchos, equivalent to a brigadier general or air commodore.
- "Athanasios KONSTANTINOU". European Parliament. Retrieved 15 July 2021.
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