George Paraskevakos
George Paraskevakos
Executive Director
International Probiotics Association (IPA)

George has been involved with the probiotic industry since 2007 where he served in various roles from business development to account management with a globally recognized probiotic producer. His passion for the probiotic industry is unequivocal and has taken the association from 40 members to now over 110 international companies under his tutelage. George represents IPA in the media, to all probiotic industry stakeholders including government agencies and Codex, and in appearances at conventions, conferences, and other symposiums. IPA’s mission is to promote the safe and efficacious use of probiotics throughout the world. George’s focus is to continue driving the positive message for probiotic awareness and benefits and have IPA continue to be “The Global Voice of Probiotics”®.