CSO (Chief Scientific Officer)
Professor Christos Ouzounis is the CSO and co-founder of the company. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences (AUTh), a Master’s degree in Bio-Computational Science and a DPhil in Computational Chemistry and Structural Biology from the University of York. He is Professor of Bioinformatics at AUTH and a Senior Scientist at CERTH.
Dr. Aspasia Chatzieftimiou is a researcher at Brain Chemistry Labs in the USA and a sustainable development consultant in Qatar. She holds a B.Sc. degree in Biological Sciences from Montclair State University, USA, an M.Sc. degree in Biological Sciences from Montclair State University, USA. D. in Microbiology & Molecular Genetics and a Ph.D. in Ecology & Evolution, both from Rutgers University, USA. He holds a research position at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar.
CTO (Chief Technology Officer)
Christos Karapiperis is the CTO and co-founder of the company. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, an MBA from the University of Sheffield and is a PhD Candidate in Bioinformatics at AUTH. He has over 20 years of experience in IT and Bioinformatics projects
Vice President for Research
Dr. Anastasia Chasapi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki), a Master’s degree in Proteomics and Bioinformatics (University of Geneva) and a PhD in Computational Biology (University of Lausanne). She has worked for years at the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics as an associate scientist. She holds a research position at the Centre of Research and Technology.
Agrigenomics Team Leader
Researcher Dr. Zoe Hilioti is an agronomist and leads a research team at the National Research Centre for Agricultural Research and Technology in Thessaloniki. She holds a Master’s degree in Greenhouses / Protected Crops and a PhD in Plant Molecular Biology. She has several years of experience as an associate scientist at Johns Hopkins University and NIH in the USA.
Dimitrios Valasiadis is an agronomist, holds a Master’s degree in Plant Genetic Improvement and is a PhD candidate in Systems Biology in Horticulture. He is active in research in the field of Applied Biosciences.
Vasiliki Rihani is an Agricultural Scientist, graduate of the Department of Animal Science & Aquaculture of the Agricultural University of Athens. She holds a Master’s degree in Reproductive and Regenerative Medicine (University of Athens).
Evanthia Tsirigoti is a Biologist with a Master’s degree in Biotechnology – Molecular and Microbiological Analysis of Products (AUTH). She has worked as a member of research projects at the Institute of Veterinary Research of ELGO-DIMITRA.
Venetia Tragaki is a Biologist. She holds a Master’s degree in Applications of Molecular Biology-Genetics-Diagnostic Biomarkers (UTH).
Nana Palaitsaki is a journalist with 30 years of experience.
She has studied Political Science, Sociology and International Relations at Panteion University of Athens.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Media, Communication and Semiotics as a Postgraduate Scholar from the E.U
Themis Parisis is a Biologist and currently a postgraduate student in the master degree program of Biotechnology – Molecular and Microbiological Analysis of Products and Food (AUTH). He is working on Bioinformatics and microbial genomics.
Christos-Alexandros Georgiadis is a software developer with experience in mainly front-end but also back-end development projects. He is currently in the final-year of “Applied Informatics” department of the University of Macedonia.