Kostas Koukoumakas (1984) was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. He studied Journalism and Mass Media at Aristotle University. Since 2005, he has worked as a journalist/ investigative reporter with some of the major Greek newspapers and magazine editions. At the moment, he works as reporter and producer for VICE Greece and ZEIT Online. He collaborates regularly with international media as field producer and fixer. He has been awarded “Eleni Vlachou” Journalistic Prize 2015.
Kostas Koukoumakas was selected for the 2017 European Press Prize shortlist with ‘Babies for Sale’