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Athanassios Randos appointed head of Council of State

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Athanassios Randos has been appointed president president of the Council of State, Greece’s top administrative court, it was announced Thursday.

His appointment was made on a recommendation by Justice Minister Costas Tsiaras.

Randos had until now served as vice-president.

Randos replaces Katerina Sakellaropoulou who was recently elected Greek President.

Born in Athens in 1953, Randos graduated from Athens University’s Law School before receiving a postgraduate degree on European law from  the University of Brussels.