John Kaldis

Mr. John Kaldis holds a Dipl.Eng in Electrical and Computer Engineering from NTUA, an MSc in Robotics from the University of Manchester, Finance Courses from the Loyola University of Chicago, and an MBA from the University of Piraeus. His professional certifications include CPMM/AIPMM on Product Marketing Management and PMP on Project Management. For over 20 years he has held top level management positions as a Senior Project Manager, Commercial Director and Head of International Business in multinational corporations such as Telecom Italia Mobile, Intracom SA, Bechtel US, Crystal Acoustics, V-Stream and FDS.

He has successfully completed over 30 Business Plans and New Market Launches for ICT Technology companies and Hi-Tech Start-ups around Europe. Currently he specializes in Project Finance, Business Planning and Market Analysis of Disruptive ICT Technologies on the subjects of Industrial IoT, Industry 4.0, Blockchain and IT Security as a Consultant of Intrasoft International and at Athens Information Technology as a member of the IoT Group.

He has published several papers and a Book Chapter on Industrial Automation in the Industry 4.0 Era, while concurrently teaching specialized Techno-Economic, Fintech and Blockchain courses for Academic and Corporate Audiences.