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Apostolos

Apostolos is a serial entrepreneur turned investor. He started his career at Boston Consulting Group where he spent 2 years consulting businesses. On his entrepreneurial path, he has co-founded e-shop.grOpenfunde-foodDoctoranytime and was a key investor in Beat. Since 2010 he has invested and supported a large number of startups with a focus on e-marketplaces and SaaS. He studied civil engineering at NTUA and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.

George

George has been an angel investor for the last 5 years investing in Greek and foreign tech companies, including Taxibeat. He has a rich finance/deal structuring experience stemming from his 4-year tenure with Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London where he was involved in numerous transactions with total EV valuation of c. €17bn across multiple geographies. George holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.

George has experience in both public and private sector. He has been actively involved with startups since 2011 when he founded Agrendo and he also became a founding member of ThinkBiz; the first student Entrepreneurship club in Greece. He has also more than 6 years experience in public finance. For the last 3 years, he had been working, as a project portfolio manager, for the Unit that manages the EU AMI fund; managing €13M budget projects. George holds a BSc in Economics from Athens University of Economics and Business.

Pavlos

Pavlos has a combination of start-up and finance experiences. He was Heading the Strategy & Finance team at Quiqup, a London based tech and logistics start-up, where he led a £20m Series B funding round process. He previously worked in Structuring & Transaction Execution at CapInvest, an FCA regulated Financial Advisory and Investment Manager firm in London. Pavlos holds a BSc Mathematics and Economics degree from London School of Economics and an MSc Finance degree from Imperial College Business School.