Born and grown up in Athens, Greece, he started learning music at the age of 8, initially the pìano and later the accordion. At the age of 20 he obtained his certificate in classical accordion and classical harmony. From 2001 to 2008, while he was studying computer science at the University of Athens, he collaborated with various bands, like “Istories gia krousta”, Keti Koulia, Lolek, and Elias Vamvakousis.
In 2010 he moved to Barcelona to attend a Master in Sound and Music Computing. In Barcelona he meets Yannis Papaioannou and they collaborate in various projects, like “Asikides” and “Yacine & the Oriental Groove”.