b>2nd half 14th century
Between 1342 and 1343/44 he was wine steward to the empress Anna Palaiologina.
Ioannis Apokafkos appointed him governor at Polystylon in Thrace. Captured by
the inhabitants, he was turned over to Ioannis VI Kantakouzinos, who then released
him and sent him back as his representative to the empress.