Manos is a passionate tech entrepreneur with more than 15 years of experience. Manos is an active Business Angel and a member of the Greek startup ecosystem by mentoring teams or individuals.
Manos co-founded AbZorba Games back in 2011 and managed to raise funds by foreign investors in 2012 and after three years of a great run it was acquired by Novomatic in 2015, one of the biggest gaming companies in the world.
Novomatic operates in more than 80 countries worldwide and employs more than 25,000 people in more than 50 countries. Manos remains CTO of AbZorba Games today and the company employs more than 20 people in Athens.
Manos studied at the Computer Science Department of the University of Crete back in 1999 while he served as a researcher at the Distributed Computing Systems Lab at the ICS FORTH until 2007.