What I'm working on
Netdata - CFO
Netdata, an open-source, innovative, network monitoring tool in Silicon Valley raised $30 million Series A from world class VCs.
Is the 3rd most starred project in CNCF after Cubernetes and Elastic
INFLO - Advisory
INFLO is the world's best text-to-voice, smart audio, software. Converts to naturally narrated audio, specialised text like financial research or training docs. It is deployed by leading Wall-Street investment banks & government orgs.
Backed by Amazon's Alexa Fund.
adadot - Advisory
adadot is powered by the world’s most advanced technology ever applied to understanding and managing the correlation between productivity and wellbeing at work. Is Rooted in Science in the DORA(by Google) and SPACE (by Github) frameworks.
They raised £1+ million and reached #1 in Product Hunt
Experience & achievements
Sourcebits-Turnaround & Sale of a 150 people App Dev agency in SF
An early app dev company in SF who created 20+ Appleshop Top100 apps. As CEO I executed a turnaround for profit and sale play as sales were dropping. With India COO and fast moves we succeeded to get profitable and sell rhe company in 18 months
The Live Green Co - Advisory
The Live Green Co is accelerating the world's transition to healthy and sustainable food using proprietary technology that can substitute the animal, synthetic and ultra-processed additives in our food with 100% natural compounds. They received several awards & recently raised $7million in USA
Net One - Scaling of a Double Play Fixed Telephony Operator
Net One was the first LLU DSL offering in Greece with automated setup.
In 6 years as CFO / CEO raised $60 million, went through a merger, taking headcount from 30 to 350 and revenue from $3 to $35million. The project died when sudden regulatory changes irreversibly hit the business model
International implementation - SAP Consolidation & ABC Costing systems
S&B had mining ops in 15 countries.As Head of Costing I put in place ABC (Activity Based Costing systems ) and designed and implemented the first SAP Consolidation system in Greece.When Imerys (a french large corp) bought S&B, they adopted the systems, as they were more sophisticated than their own
Schlumberger - Internal Audit & Projects for CFO - Paris
As the young assistant to the CFO of a 2.5 billion/12,000 people business in 120 countries I participated into audits revealing a $40 million fraud in Carakas and run a project to reduce the worldwide spending of maintenance of tool systems. Learned a lot about how a big corporation is managed
Fugro - The world's deepest offshore rig foundation design study - USA
Although a young engineer, was selected to perform the foundation study of the then world's deepest (3,300ft) offshore rig (Ram Powell) for Shell Oil.Offshore, under extreme conditions running a 7X24 operation, taking soil samples, tests in situ and in lab to determine the soil's foundation behavior