Vasileios has graduated from Athens Law School and has completed an LLM in Information Technology Law and a PhD in Law at the University of Strathclyde Law School with distinction. Since 2014 he has been working at the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Portsmouth, where he is now an Associate Professor in Cybercrime and Cybersecurity and Co-Director of the Centre for Cybercrime and Economic Crime. Vasileios is also the Director of the Cybercrime Awareness Clinic, an innovation hub that has worked on various cybercrime awareness projects with vulnerable groups and organisations. Vasileios has published extensively in national and international journals and magazines in relation to cybercrime and information security and has won the National Cyber Awareness Award in 2020, a High Commendation in 2022 for his Clinic work and was named Privacy Leader of the Year in Academia at the 2022 PICCASO awards.