George has been a Private Equity/Venture Capital (PE/VC) professional since 2000, having started his career as an entrepreneur in 1990.
He is a Portfolio Manager focusing in PE/VC and he is also the owner of a licensed ASP offering services to funds and High Net Worth Individuals. Previously, he was the Co-Managing Director of an AIFM for four years, having started off as a Founding Partner. George has also worked as a Partner of a Swiss Multi-Family office where he supported the group in Private Equity. He started his PE/VC career with a 250 million Euro fund, where he worked for 10 years as a Senior Investment Manager and later on as an Executive Director of the fund.
Throughout his career, George has actively managed investments of over 500 million euros cumulatively in both technology and traditional economy companies, spanning across countries from Eastern Europe to the West Coast of the United States and achieving significant returns for investors. He has also been an active investor in Shipping since 2011.
George holds an MBA from INSEAD, France, an MSc by Research in Enterprise Modelling from UMIST, UK and a Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece.