Profile

MELKA, a company based in Athens, Greece, was founded in 1990 by Emmanuel Zarakovitis, Civil Engineer (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), and Konstantinos Kaskarelis, Architect (Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne – EPFL).

MELKA offers a wide variety of services in the following sectors:

  • Project Management
  • Architectural Design
  • Construction Management
  • Interior Design
  • Architectural Lighting Design
  • Bespoke Furniture Design & Construction
  • Consulting
  • Development

We are a group of highly specialized professionals with broad experience in Architectural Design and Construction Management. Our team is devoted to achieving the highest quality of design and construction of private projects, creating unparalleled environments for each of our clients. This has earned us international reputation by cooperating with esteemed Greek and foreign designers such as Nikos Valsamakis, Sparch, Andreas Vourekas-Petalas, 1 Architects, Zege, Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler, John Stefanidis and Alex Papachristides. Our aim is to always satisfy the needs of every client in a consistent and reliable manner on a fixed budget and deadline.

Team

Founders

Emmanuel Zarakovitis

Co-Founder
Diploma in Civil Engineering – Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 1980
Member of TEE since 1981

Konstantinos Kaskarelis

Co-Founder
Diploma Architect Engineer – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) 1981
Member of TEE since 1982

Team

ir. Maria Kaskareli MSc, BSc, LEED AP BD+C, IES

Partner
Architect Ingenieur – TU Delft 2014
Member of TEE since 2019

Sofia Stratou

Senior Architect
Diploma Architect Engineer – École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) 1982
Member of TEE since 1983

Thanos Eleutheriou, MSc, BEng

Construction Manager
Structural Engineer – University of Cardiff (UWC) 2001

Daphne Lada

Architect
Diploma Architect Engineer – National Technical University of Athens 2010
Member of TEE since 2011

Christina Tsapara

Office Manager / Human Resources

Michalis Tselentis - Mikelatos

Consultant
Civil Engineer – National Technical University of Athens 1977

Nicolaos Bartsakoulias

Consultant
Mechanical Engineer – University of Patras 1975

Costas Polychronopoulos

Consultant
Structural Engineer

Konstantina Ioannidou, Phd

Accounting
University of Exeter
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 1986 Licensed Member of Economic Chamber of Greece

Aristea Pitta

Accounting
Athens University of Economics and Business 1984
Licensed Member of Economic Chamber of Greece