Our Team

OUR TEAM

We staff and collaborate with world-renowned scientists in their field.
Thus, we have the possibility of a consulting role, adding to the theoretical background of the problem and co-shaping with our clients the personalized solution.

Christos Ouzounis

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.

Aspasia Chatziefthimiou

Metagenomics Expert​

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.

Christos Karapiperis

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
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Anastasia Chasapi

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.

Zoi Hilioti

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

Agrigenomics Expert​

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

Agricultural Scientist

Vasiliki Rihani is an Agricultural Scientist, graduate of the Department of Animal Production & Water Science of the Agricultural University of Athens. She is currently pursuing her postgraduate studies in Reproductive and Neonatal Medicine at the University of Athens.

Evanthia Tsirigoti

Biologist

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

Biologist

Venetia Tragaki is a Biologist. She holds a Master’s degree in Applications of Molecular Biology-Genetics-Diagnostic Biomarkers (UTH).

Nana Palaitsaki

Nana Palaitsaki

PR Executive

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