Karolos Papoulias (Greek: Κάρολος Παπούλιας) (born June 4, 1929) is the current president of Greece.
Papoulias was born in the Greek city of Ioannina. He studied at the Law Schools of Athens and Milan and recived his PhD at Cologne University in Germany. Papoulias practiced law from 1963 to 1981 in Athens. He was elected president of Greece on February 8, 2005, with an amazing 279 votes in the 300-member unicameral House of Parliament.