Party affiliation: European People's Party. New Democracy Party
Ioannis PESMAZOGLOU, Greek Member of the European Parliament. Grand Commander of Merit (German), 1959; Grand Commander, Royal Order of George I, 1961; Commander of the Pheonix; Commandeur de la Legion d’Honneur (French), 1961; Grand Commander of the Yugoslav Standard with Gold Star, 1963; Honorary Member, St. John’s College, Cambridge, 1988; Full Member, Academy of Athens, 1992.
Member, Greek parliament for Athens. 1974-1981, 1985-1989. Minister of Finance, 1974.
President, Greek Democratic Socialist Party, 1979-1984. Member of the European Parliament, 1981-1984, 1989-: Member. Political Affairs Committee, since 1989.
Substitute, International Affairs Committee. Member, USA Delegation, since 1989. Professor, Athens University, 1950-1970.
Deputy Governor, Bank of Greece, 196067.