Akis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece in 1987. From a young age he showed his great interest in music and percussion.

At the age of 6 he became the youngest member of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the municipality of Ampelokipi  taking part in various events playing the snare drum while having music theory lessons at the Conservatory of Ampelokipi.

After that, he attended the Music School of Thessaloniki and he had classical percussion lessons at the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki. In the following years, he took intensive drum lessons from Alexandros Spanidis, Nikos Vargiamidis and Kostas Liolios and he started working as a drum instructor in various music schools in Thessaloniki. He was a member of the Aristotle University
Orchestra and the Symphonic Orchestra of Kalamaria. He joined several music groups and performed live in Greece and abroad.

Also, he has worked as a session drummer with famous artists. Since 2015 he has worked as a drum instructor at Conservatory Armoniko in Kilkis. Also, he gives private lessons to  beginners and professionals.