Thanasis Troboukis was born in Athens, Greece, in 1980. He has been working as a journalist, multimedia journalist and producer since 2001 reporting on social issues, international news, politics and medical science. He has worked for several years at the Greek Public Broadcasting Company and later with other major TV stations, newspapers and magazines. He is the Editor in Chief and Head of Content at the Greek office of VICE since 2014, a youth Media company which has received numerous prizes for its original reporting articles and documentaries.
Thanasis Troboukis was selected for the 2017 European Press Prize shortlist with ‘Babies for Sale’