Kostas Mitsios is the Technical Director at Gulf Perlite LLC, local manufacturer of Perlite-based building solutions for the construction, oil & gas and horticultural sectors across the GCC.
Kostas manages and leads a team of specialized engineers, providing eco-friendly sustainable building solutions. His work focuses on developing innovative solutions using natural materials for modern, energy efficient and fireproofed buildings.
Kostas is a qualified engineer and holds a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens. He has over 20 years of experience in management, building design and construction, with a special emphasis on environmental sciences, environmental economics, research and efficient creative thinking. He was involved in high-end construction projects (in excess of Euro120M) and restoration of more than one hundred structures in Europe using fully natural building components.
Kostas concentrates on lightweight concrete and Perlite thermal plasters as insulation solutions for addressing local climate conditions. He is responsible for Perlite Constructional sector activities across the Middle East, with a focus on the markets of the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Oman.