|Dimitris Tsingos at the European Young Leaders |
(EYL40) Program Lisbon Seminar in March 2017
He's the Founder and CEO of Starttech Ventures, a private venture builder and seed investor in Athens, Greece. In this capacity, he is the co-founder and President at Epignosis, Yodeck, Cycleops, Testilio, Veturilo, DreamClass, ScienceTraining and Project Epsilon. Moreover, he was Co-founder and President at AbZorba Games, a mobile gaming acquired by Novomatic in February 2015.
Dimitris is a Marshall Memorial Fellow , a Fellow of "l’Institut des Hautes Etudes pour l’Innovation et l’Entrepreneuriat" of the PSL University in Paris [2018-2019], an alumnus of the US State Department International Visitor Leadership Program - IVLP , and an alumnus of the European Young Leaders program [2012-2013].
He received his Computer Science diploma from University of Crete  and his MBA from Athens University of Economics & Business . He was undergrad guest researcher at Computational Vision & Active Perception Laboratory of Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm  and member of the Networks & Telecommunications Research Group at the Institute of Computer Science, FORTH [1999, 2000].
Dimitris is native in Greek, fluent in English and conversational in French. He loves Computer Science, Mathematics and Contemporary Management and he's a Philosophy and Psychology aficionado. As a teenager, he was a Judo athlete, having won a bronze medal in a nation-wide championship in 1993 at the age of 16. Around the age of forty, he became interested in endurance training and managed to finish Marathon de Paris 2018 as well as the Athens Authentic Marathon 2018 and an 180km cycling race as a relay-team member at Tallinn IRONMAN 2018.