Dimitrios is founder and Managing Director of Vision Business Consultants (VBC), a technology consultancy supporting businesses to realise their technological and operational goals, in Athens, Greece. He has an M.Sc. in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from Cranfield University, UK and a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from Roger Williams University, USA.
Dimitrios has more than 30 years of industrial experience, a significant amount of which is in electronics and telecommunications manufacturing companies. Prior to VBC, he served as General Manager in an innovative technology solutions and services start-up, focusing on the delivery of ICT solutions and services to the IT and telecoms industry. Earlier, he served for several years in senior technical and commercial management positions in medium and large size multinationals.
His experience also includes working on a significant number of EU and nationally funded research technological development (RTD) projects in the areas of production management, product and process design, enterprise modelling, supply chain and logistics support, business process reengineering and product life-cycle management. Dimitrios is currently providing consultation as an industry expert to several of the European Commission Directorates-General and Agencies on Framework Programmes and Horizon 2020 projects’ review and evaluation, project technical advisory, as well as exploitation and innovation strategy consultancy.