Nicolas Papageorgiou was born in 1930 in Siatista Kozani, son of George Papageorgiou and Alexandra Gibba. Coming from a poor family and having lost early in his Father in the war of 1940 ‘, with two younger brothers Leonidas and the Apostle had to work hard from an early age. Married to Anna Tzioura had two children Giorgos Papageorgiou and Mark Papageorgiou.
His professional activity started in 1953 and focuses on the production and marketing of fur targeting exports. In 1963 the companies controlled by brothers Papageorgiou, won first place in Greece. In the 70 ‘and 80′ were first worldwide.
Nicolas Papageorgiou not limited only there though. Together with his brother Leonidas, created the Papageorgiou Foundation. Wanting to offer to the community, gave $ 30 million and undertook the construction and equipment of the Papageorgiou Hospital in Thessaloniki. Representatives of the Institute participate in the management of the hospital contributing to successful career in the health sector. Today Nicolas Papageorgiou , President of the Foundation Papageorgiou , continues with the same care and dedication to offer education, the church , in Educational Association as well as many other activities.