Athens-born 49-year-old Konstantinos Arseniadis took charge of Greece’s national team just prior to the European qualifiers for the 2018 FIVB World Championship, for a second stint after coaching the team in 2009. His latest appointment comes after several years coaching club teams around the country, including various A1 teams. His biggest success was leading Iraklis Thessaloniki to the Greek Supercup in 2008 in his first season with a major league club. Since 2011 he has been coaching the team of Kifissia in Greece’s A1 League, leading the side to a final of the League Cup and two finals of the Greek Cup. As a player Arseniadis spent the best part of his professional career with AEK Athens.