• Born 10.12.1971
  • Nationality Greek

About / BIO

Dimitrios Galanis is a very successful Head Coach and he has been involving in professional basketball for over 25 years. He has a huge network in Europe and all over the world and his previous experience as a coach, teacher and talent educator would make him ,one of the most ,valuable asset for any basketball organization. He has been working successfully, side by side, with top coaches like Sergio Scariolo (National Team of Spain, Malaga Kimcky, Real Madrid, Milano etc), Jure Zdovc, (National Team of Slovenia – Gaziantep), Dragan Raca (China, National Team of Cyprus ) ,Vance Walberg (Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento, assistant coach).He is detailed, up to date, very organized and a self -motivated coach. He has conquered the higher education specialized on basketball obtaining a Master and Phd. Degree. During Galanis’ tenure at Lukoil, the team made incredible wins vs Karsiyaka Hapoel JM, Ploiesti (2 times) and Lefski – Sofia (2 times). He has since become renowned in Greek professional basketball circles for his ability to work with the hold young talent as well has the ability to establish a team first concept. Dimitris is experienced with an international network. Although he is still young, he travelled all around the world having attended & participated in many high level & NBA preparations. His coaching experience, high level of education of international network has helped Dimitrios to built a thorough understanding of the game in high level. 


Greek Cup Semifinals -12