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About me

I am...


CFO - COO - CEO

Interim or Fractional

London & Worldwide

Tech SMEs & Startups

Fundraisor - Implementor

Business Development

Early in my career I was trusted to do things that I hadn't done before. At 27 the foundation study for the worlds deepest offshore rig. At 33 implemented first SAP consolidation system. At 40, CEO, raised 50 million for a Telco. Later I become the first CFO (or CEO and COO) for startups on 3 continents. Worked for, or advised, 15+ startups, pitching to 50+ VCs, raising $120+ million

What I'm working on

CFO Netdata

At Netdata, an open-source, innovative, network monitoring tool, we raised $30 million Series A at pre-revenue from some of the world's most prestigious VCs. We are now spending it to develop our product and monetise it.

Looking for

Product Marketing
Product Manager
Software Developer

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

Looking for

Software Devleoper

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. Together with the COO in India with very fast moves we succeeded to get the company in break even and sell it within 18 months

Net One - Scaling of a Double Play Fixed Telephony Operator in Greece

Net One was the first LLU DSL offering in Greece with automated setup.
In 6 years as CFO raised $60 million and went through a merger with Algonet, 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 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

My top skills

About me

I am...


CFO - COO - CEO

Interim or Fractional

London & Worldwide

Tech SMEs & Startups

Fundraisor - Implementor

Business Development

Early in my career I was trusted to do things that I hadn't done before. At 27 the foundation study for the worlds deepest offshore rig. At 33 implemented first SAP consolidation system. At 40, CEO, raised 50 million for a Telco. Later I become the first CFO (or CEO and COO) for startups on 3 continents. Worked for, or advised, 15+ startups, pitching to 50+ VCs, raising $120+ million

What I am available for

Open to provide mentorship
Open to new projects
Provides freelancing services
Open to advise companies
Interested in permanent opportunities

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