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Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering, University of Patras, BSc, MSc

Industrial Design Engineering, Royal College of Art, MA(RCA)

Industrial Design Engineering, Imperial College, Dipl-Eng


Freelance Designer for Sony, Roche, O2, RCA, LSE

Researcher at ETH Zurich, Smart Materials, Composites, Lightweight Structures

Tutor at ETH Zurich, Royal College of Art

Fellow at Imperial College Business School

Entrepreneur - founder of tech start-up AmphiLab, co-founder of artisanal food company Artisans of Crete

Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineer at Hellenic Aerospace Industry, HAF Research & Technology Center


Selected by 'egg' Incubator, Eurobank (2019)

Selected for investment by Design London (2008)

Top 3 innovators of 2007 (US Information Today Magazine)

Ideas Challenge Winner, Imperial College Business School (2006)

Professor’s Commendation, Royal College of Art (2005 & 2006)

Dyson Award (2005)

Scholarship Award, University of Patras (1997)

Talks & Exhibitions

O’Reilly TOC Conference, keynote, San Jose, California (2007)

Foocamp, California (2007)

CoPADD Conference, Institute of Physics, London (2007)

PSP/RCA Exhibitions @ Royal College of Art (2005), Bank of America (2006), Habitat (2007) and the Barbican (2010)

New Designers Exhibition @ Islington Business Design Centre (2006)

'Generation' The Show Two @ Royal College of Art (2006)

Go Global: China Exhibition @ Bank of America, Canary Wharf (2005)

3x3 @ Royal College of Art (2005)

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