Who we are
Non Executive Member, appointed by the Ministry of the Finance
Takis Tridimas is the Chair of European Law at the Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London and Director of the Centre of European Law. He is also the Nancy A. Patterson Distinguished Faculty Scholar and Professor at Pennsylvania State University and a Barrister in Matrix Chambers.
He is the author of numerous publications, including Schütze and Tridimas (Eds) Oxford Principles of European Union Law, Volume I: The European Union Legal Order, Oxford University Press, 2018; FIDE General Report on Banking Union (Kluwer, 2016), Η.W. Micklitz and T. Tridimas (Eds), Risk and EU Law, (Edward Elgar, 2015); and The General Principles of EU Law (Oxford, 2nd Ed, 2006).
His interests include the constitutional law of the EU, judicial protection, banking and financial law, and comparative law. He has appeared before the European Court of Justice, the General Court of the EU, the European Court of Human Rights, and the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom.
He was involved in the negotiations leading to the Withdrawal Agreement of the UK from the European Union and chaired the Committee responsible for drafting the Treaty of Accession of 2003 by which central and eastern European states joined the EU.