Profile: Aris Ikkos
Our panel of Greek residents share their experiences of living in Greece during this tense political and economic time. Here, Aris Ikkos describes his background.
Location: Palaio Falero, Athens
Profession: Consultant in the hotel and tourism industry
"I have worked in the tourism industry for more than 20 years. When I started my salary was 200,000 Greek drachma per month, now it fluctuates a lot as I am freelancing.
I live in Palaio Falero, Athens, with my wife who works at the National Bank and our eight-year-old daughter.
We have been hit hardest by the taxes and the lack of measures to counter the recession."