Andreas Karitzis is the co-founder of Komvos (hub) for Social Economy, Empowerment and Innovation.
He studied Engineering and has a PhD in Philosophy. He has been a member of the Political Secretariat of SYRIZA (responsible for political strategy and plan- ning) and of its Program Committee, until April 2014. He has been a member of the party’s Central Committee until August 2015. He was also a member of the Managing Board of the Nicos Poulantzas Institute, and member of Synaspismos (the biggest party that participated in the formation of SYRIZA) since 1997.
He is the author of the books 'Logic and Method of a Left Government' and 'The European Left in Times of Crises: Lessons from Greece'.