Danae Stratou

Yanis’ wife, Danae Stratou, says she would go to the extremes for hubby…

Danae Stratou, wife of former Greek Finance Minister Yianis Varoufakis, says she and her husband do not feel aggrieved and do not plan to emigrate from Greece.

In an interview to ‘Secret’ magazine, the impressive blonde 51-year-old visual artist says she would do anything for her ‘Yanis’!

Yannis Varoufakis and his prefabricated past: Truth or lies?

Greece’s former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis can be accused of a lot of things from a narcissist with bad fashion sense to a failed negotiator, but nobody can deny his narrative skills. Through scattered fragments here and there with a dash of spice, his selective memories are emerging like something of a pop psychodrama.

Here are some things we know:

Shocking! Varoufakis attacks Proto Thema journalist on his way to Aegina (pics + vids)

Journalist Frixos Dracontidis of Proto Thema and photoreporter William Faithful followed Yanis Varoufakis to Aegina before being attacked by the former finance minister’s body guards. The same man who walked nonchalant down Syntagma Square while minister and who fearlessly chatted with his attackers at a restaurant at Exarchia has now hired bodyguards to do his dirty work.

Konstantina Efthymiou, the Greek FinMin’s classy PR person (photos)

Konstantina Efthymiou, the charming PR spokesperson for Greek Finance Minister Yianis Varoufakis, stands in the shadows while Greece’s finance chief hogs the spotlight. Proto Thema’s sources point to her as the image maker of the non-conformist academic-turned-minister.

Greek FinMin agrees that his wife inspires the “common people” (videos)

The Athens Voice continues to insist that installation artist Danae Stratou, wife of Greece’s famous Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, is the muse that inspired Pulp’s 1995 hit “Common People”. Varoufakis said that though he didn’t know his wife back then he knows that she was the only Greek student of sculpture at St.

Is Mrs. Yanis the inspiration for … Pulp’s ‘Common People’? (Watch Vid)


It would be a serious “scoop” if proved true… The Independent on Friday circulated a report attributed to the alternative weekly “Athens Voice” by which Yanis Varoufakis’ wife, the elegant and attractive Danae Stratou, is the inspiration of Pulp’s 1995 hit “Common People”.