person of the year 2020

The founder of Liofyllo, Alexandra Makrygeorgou, was awarded as Person of the Year 2020 in the category "Education - Research - Innovation".The "Person of the Year" is an initiative of the newspaper Peloponnisos and it started in 2014. From 2015 onwards, the participation of the public in the promotion of the "Persons" was established, by voting on the website . The event culminates with a brilliant award ceremony which this year took place online with the participation of the public, the presentations of the candidates via video...

business elite awards


The founder of Liofyllo, Alexandra Makrygeorgou, is the one of the entrepreneurs of the 2020 Business Elite’s Awards “40 Under 40”. Business Elite’s Awards is a prestigious program that identifies: outstanding young Executives and Entrepreneurs in the world’s business, visionaries and innovators changing the way that things are done. They are inspiring others and already giving back to their communities and to their own countries. Many thanks to the organization for this distinction! ...

social entrepreneurship Israel Mashav program

Participation in the MASHAV program

From 8th to 17th December 2019, the specialized program in the field of social entrepreneurship was implemented at Haifa, Israel. The program is organized by MASHAV's Carmel Center (MCTC) and the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the umbrella of the trilateral cooperation between Israel, Greece and Cyprus. Liofyllo was shortlisted as one of the nine Greek teams trained in this program. Along with the workshops, participants had the opportunity to immerse themselves in the startup ecosystem. In particular, they studied successful Israeli social entrepreneurship models. The...

Orange Grove incubator distinction

Orange Grove

In December 2018, Liofyllo was selected by the international incubator for startups, “Orange Grove”. The initiative was taken by the Dutch Embassy in Athens. Orange Grove supported the team in its first steps to grow into a viable business by providing training, mentoring, consulting and access to the international network of Orange Grove and the Dutch Embassy. On May 14th, 2019, Liofyllo was one of the 8 finalists of the Squeeze competition organized by Orange Grove and participated in the Agri-Food Masterclass contest with trainers from Wageningen University & Research on November 15th -17th, winning third place, the...