The tradition of the Athens Club, since its first years
until today, dictates strict procedures for the selection
of its members, which naturally restricted their number.
It started with 200 members, and today, according to
its Statute, accepts a maximum number of 1,000.
The personalities who became its first members were
the main reason why it attracted the interest of the
then Athenian society, which right from the start, surrounded
it with trust and respect and established it as a social
and intellectual center of a special brilliance.
In its long history, we find among its members, 29 Prime
Ministers, Ministers, Senior Government Officials, foreign
Ambassadors, University Professors, academics, leading
scholars and personalities of the Arts, Finance and