Our team is dedicated in building trust, providing user-friendly solutions while enabling our customers to innovate and unlock new opportunities with complete peace of mind. We thrive on multitasking, constant challenges, and always look for innovative ways to uplift the trustworthiness of our customers. We are geographically spread, but cohesive, working together to facilitate cultural diversity, team-building and personal development. Meet our core team and connect with us!
We have international links, collaborations and access to a wide range of tools across the full spectrum of cybersecurity, behavioural science, psychology and business innovation. We draw upon expertise specific to the needs of each sector and project to ensure our clients receive the best that can be offered!
My expertise: I am a health and behavioural scientist with a background in anthropology and health psychology. My research and consulting expertise lies in the areas of e-health, digital therapeutics, cybersecurity in healthcare, personalised behavioural medicine, long-term conditions as well as cognitive and psychological assessment and interventions.
My experience: My experience is within behavioural and psychological sciences. My PhD was in health psychology and was obtained from King’s College London (IoPPN) under a nationally competitive fellowship from Diabetes UK. Following the completion of my PhD, I have worked as a research fellow at City, University of London and the University of Brighton and as a consultant at Gruppo Maggioli being part of multidisciplinary teams in EU funded projects. I have also served as a researcher and quality manager in a plethora of European and national R&D projects. I have worked across a wide range of projects including health, immigration policy and cybersecurity investigating related human factors and applying behaviour-change techniques. Meanwhile, I have experience in project and quality management, proposal development, user experience design and research, dissemination and exploitation activities.
My guiding principles: I am passionate about translating research into practice and co-creation. I enjoy organizing and bringing stakeholders together while tailoring innovative strategies and evidence-based programmes that meet the needs and preferences of end-users.
My expertise: I am a business development and technology consultant with a background in management science and information systems, technology and e-business. My interests and consulting expertise lie in the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation, business planning and development, MIS, cybersecurity, security certification and standards. Meanwhile, I am greatly interested in EU funded projects and focus on proposal writing, submission, management, financials, dissemination and exploitation.
My experience: I have graduated from the Department of Management Science and Technology, at the Athens University of Economics and Business, with a specialization in the Management of Information Systems and e-Business. I also hold an MBA from the same university in Business Administration with International orientation. My work experience includes more than 15 years in composing project proposals and managing EU and national funded projects. My consulting experience further includes participating in a variety of business process re-engineering projects, design and implementation of information systems, development and implementation of quality management systems and change management procedures. Furthermore, I have served as a researcher and consultant in a number of research, strategic and operational planning projects, and conducted techno-economic studies, financial analysis and sustainability plans. Finally, I have composed a plethora of business plans and investment projects with an emphasis on research and innovation in the fields of new technologies and entrepreneurship in various sectors.
My guiding principles: Passion, persistence and patience characterise my working routine. I put people in the center of my work and always recognize their significant role in a project. I am thrilled to surpass each project’s potential effectively and efficiently, sharing knowledge and adding value to each business dimension. Being an athlete myself, I excel at teamwork, acceptance, discipline, hardworking and target orientation.
My expertise: I am a cybersecurity professor with a background in applied mathematics and informatics. My expertise lies in: security governance, security in emerging technologies, AI, sectoral and supply chain security while addressing all technical, policies and business address.
My experience: My experience includes more than 25 years of active work in the cybersecurity area. I have served as a professor in highly respected universities in the USA, Greece and Belgium. Furthermore, I have acted as a programme manager and policy officer in the European Commission DG CONNECT H1 Unit ’Cybersecurity Technologies and Capabilities’. Prior to returning to academia, I was president of the board of directors and technical manager in ExpertNet, a security consultancy company, and have assisted as an expert in various organizations at European and international level such as NIST and ENISA. I have authored more than 200 publications in journals, books and conferences on sectoral security. Also, I have organized a great number of international scientific and policy events and collaborated with numerous world-leading companies, organizations, universities and research centres. In recognition of my contribution to the information and cybersecurity sector, I have received a plethora of grants and awards and have further participated as project and technical manager in more than 60 international, EU and national R&D and commercial projects.
My guiding principles: I value transparency in processes and communication and having the freedom to recommend the best possible strategies. My exposure to different cultures, businesses and policy environments has helped me build a robust mind-set in developing and applying holistic, effective and trustworthy solutions. My positive caring character, hard work, persistence and respect to diversity have always been my compass in life.