Νικολαΐδου Ελένη

Νικολαΐδου Ελένη
VP, Business & IT Qualifications Product Development, PeopleCert Group, Managing Director, PeopleCert Education
VP, Business & IT Qualifications Product Development, PeopleCert Group, Managing Director, PeopleCert Education

Bio

Eleni has been with PeopleCert, her family business, for over 10 years, currently leading Product Development (Business & IT qualifications) and PeopleCert Education. She is also responsible for CSR strategy.

At the age of 33 - and over 15 years of working experience - Eleni had the opportunity to lead 3 startups originated within PeopleCert Group, and experience both failure and success. The latest venture has been PeopleCert Education, destined to become a global training leader specialized in skilling, upskilling and reskilling.

Eleni also serves as Director of the Hellenic ICT Professionals Society (HePIS), the Greek Member Society of the European ICT Professionals Society (CEPIS). HePIS represents over 3,500 ICT professionals while over 25,000 candidates have participated in education activities organised by HePIS aiming to enhance their digital skills. 

Eleni started her career in London, working in the investment banking and venture capital industries, with focus on the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector. She still remains passionate and actively involved in the tech startup ecosystem.

Willing to explore the world, Eleni also completed a gap year as a volunteer in Ghana, Africa and in Mumbai. 

She aspires to have a positive impact in this world.