Giorgos Mountakis was born on the 29th of June 1980 in Athens. He started his career as a goalkeeper trainer at ΑΟ Chania, working later at a Super League level with Platanias FC, Κerkyra FC, Εrgotelis FC, Asteras Tripolis FC and Lamia FC during the last 3 years. He holds the UEFA Goalkeeper A License.