- We believe that the only way to effectively help our clients is by recruiting, developing and retaining an exceptional team. This is our core value and delineated in our People Manifesto.
- Our team brings together exceptional problem solving and project management skills, with experience in some of the most elite consulting firms in the world, such as McKinsey & Company and Accenture
- Apart from our core team, we have in place a wide international network of experienced independent professionals; these highly skilled professionals are ready to join any new engagement within three businesses days, through our unique Profate Just-In-Time staffing process
Dr. Akis Tsekouras, PhD, PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA
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), Agile Certified Professional (PMI-ACP) 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.
Amaryllis Giagloglou, MSc
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.
At Profate, Amaryllis works in high-profile projects in the financial services sector.
Kassiani Volika, MSc
Kassiani holds an MSc in Accounting and Finance from Athens University of Economics and Business and a BSc in Statistics and Insurance Science from University of Piraeus. Before joining Profate, she worked as an auditor in the Shipping sector for a high-profile auditing firm in Greece, as well as in Service Management in the Tourism industry.
Her background also includes a wide experience in sales and customer care, always ensuring that the highest quality standards are adhered to.
At Profate, Kassiani works in client engagements and proposition development.
Marios Trivizas, MBA
Marios holds a Bachelors from Athens University of Economics and Business in Operational Research and Marketing and an MBA from INSEAD.
He has worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company and as the president and CEO of a major hospitality organization with operations in Greece and China.
Marios is an expert in strategy formulation and has more than 15 years of C-level management experience in the travel and hospitality industries.
At Profate, Marios leads some of our most demanding projects and is responsible for business and proposition development in our hospitality industry vertical.
Dr. Vassilios Kaldanis, PhD, MPhil, MBA, MSc, ITILv3
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).
At Profate, he works as a Manager involved in IT programs in Banking and Finance sector.
Tania holds a BA in Marketing. Before joining Profate, she has worked in the publishing sector for several years as Premiums Director.
Her working experience focused on promotional and development projects, people’s trends and needs and organizational skills.
She has extensive volunteering experience in many organizations (Greek Scouts, Hellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer, Refugee camps).
At Profate, Tania is responsible for all administrative functions (HR, finance, accounting, office management).