Aristidis was born in Athens (1974). He obtained his Diploma in civil engineering from the University of Patras . He holds a Master of Science in Structural Engineering from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) and a PhD in seismic resistant design of steel structures from the Department of civil engineering of the University of Patras. He served as a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Civil of the University of Patras (2004-2006) and has been working, since 2006, in the design and construction of public and private projects. He is a founding member of Façade and is the head of the company’s static studies and construction execution team.