Our identity

We are Project Management experts.

We combine our deep expertise in several business disciplines to help you manage your portfolio of projects in a predictable, measurable and repeatable manner.

We serve clients in all industries throughout Southeastern Europe.

Our offerings

  • Project Management / PMO

    Our experienced team of project managers can cover any project, program or portfolio management need within the organization. Furthermore, our strong business analysis skills can help you with the actual content of your project work.

    From instantly setting up PMOs, to managing large programs, our team can support you in a flexible, customizable and cost-efficient way.

  • Process Optimization

    We deliver tangible results through exceptional process optimization interventions.

    Our solid experience in top firms such as McKinsey & Company and Accenture, along with profound industry and functional knowledge, allows us to present unique solutions that go well beyond traditional consulting work.

  • Organizational Transformations

    Our deep knowledge of project and program management allows us to accelerate any transformation initiative.

    We can support a wide range of transformations throughout their lifecycle: from strategy ideation down to organizational design, process re-engineering and IT implementation support.

  • Training & coaching

    We provide a wide range of trainings and coaching schemes always focusing on measurable business value.

    Our tailor-made trainings cover project / program management and business analysis as well as general management and communication skills.

Our team

Exceptional team

We believe that the only way to truly delight our clients is by recruiting, developing and retaining an exceptional team. This is our core value and delineated in our People Manifesto.


Dr. Akis Tsekouras, PhD, PMP, PMI-PBA

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Akis holds a PhD in computational physics from the University of Athens and has worked with some top research teams from National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos”, Université Libre de Bruxelles and Princeton University. Following the completion of his studies, he has worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company and as a consulting manager and senior manager with Accenture.

Akis has consulted some of the largest organizations in South-Eastern Europe in the banking, telecommunications, technology and education sectors. Furthermore, he has served as an internal management consultant for National Bank of Greece group, Emporiki Bank and Velti.

He is an active member of the Project Management Institute and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA). He has an extensive publishing activity with a multitude of articles in the scientific and business press.

Akis is an expert in project and program management, business analysis and enterprise architecture.

Dr. Vassilios Kaldanis, PhD, MPhil, MBA, MSc, ITILv3

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Vassilis is a highly experienced IT consulting manager with a strong track record in public and private sectors. His educational background includes a PhD in advanced multimedia delivery systems from NTUA, an MSc in Telecommunications Research from KCL, an MBA in Techno-Economic systems from NTUA and a Bachelor degree in Physics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece. He has more than 25 scientific publications as a result of active participation in a number of EU projects.

Prior to joining Profate, he worked as Head of eGov projects in MOTIVIAN, as Senior Project Manager in VELTI, as a Senior Consultant in OTEPlus, as OSS/BSS consultant in Intracom, as Software Engineer a Telecom integrator in London UK and as Research Fellow in the Center for Telecommunications Research of King’s College of London (KCL) and the Telecom Lab of National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

In Profate, he works as a Manager involved in IT programs in Banking and Finance sector.

Dr. Alexandros Karakostas, PhD

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Alexandros holds a PhD in Experimental Economics from the University of East Anglia. During his studies, he won various prizes, grants and awards including a prestigious PhD scholarship and a research grant from the Center of Behavioral and Experimental Social Sciences. Before joining Profate, Alexandros worked as a Lecturer in Economics at Coventry University and as a Research Fellow at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.

Alexandros’ expertise lies in research project management, business experimentation and behavioral economics. He has more than seven years of experience in research project management including leading cross-national projects. In addition, he has been published in internationally renowned academic journals in topics such as the role of authority in organizations and the complementarity of intrinsic and extrinsic incentives for employees’ motivation. Excerpts of his research has been featured in BBC World Service and the Pacific Standard, while he has given talks at the University of Oxford, the University of Amsterdam and the University of Cologne, among others.

In Profate, Alexandros participates in consulting projects and in business development.

Amaryllis Giagloglou, MSc

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Amaryllis holds an MSc in Investment Management from Cass Business School and a BSc in Economics from University of Athens. Before joining Profate, she has worked in financial services sector via companies in Greece and Cyprus.

Her working experience focused on protecting client’s wealth by designing and implementing trading strategies to meet their investment criteria and targets. Moreover, she has a significant experience in sales as she worked and took part in exhibitions, promotional activities and product development services.

In Profate, Amaryllis works in high-profile projects in the financial services sector.

Our coordinates

Let’s talk

Let’s talk on how we can help you succeed with your most critical projects and programs.

  • Address

    Phone
    Fax
    Email

  • Ialemou 22, 11142,
    Athens, Greece
    +30 211 850 2630
    +30 211 850 2631
    info@profate.com