Pericles Niarchos is the manager of Libertarianism.org at the Cato Institute where he helps oversee Cato’s efforts to preserve the intellectual foundations of libertarian thought and works to inspire, educate, and connect the libertarians of tomorrow. Prior to joining the L.org team, Pericles ran Cato’s student programs team, helping to identify and recruit students interested in public policy careers. Pericles has spent over a decade working in a range of roles for national non-profit organizations dedicated to protecting and promoting free and prosperous societies including the Institute for Justice, Charles Koch Foundation, and Institute for Humane Studies. He started his career as an executive board member of Students For Liberty.
Pericles earned his BA in history with a minor in political science from Drexel University. He is the founder and CEO of 10Forward Technologies Corporation, a design-engineering company currently supporting the development of computer-aided industrial safety systems.