Chrys Chrysanthou

Chrys Chrysanthou

COO at Living Planit SA

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Chrysanthos is currently Chief Operating Officer of Living PlanIT, a technology company enabling the development of innovative, intelligent sustainable urban-scale environments. The company brings together people, industry and educational institutions to create innovation cities where emerging technologies are developed, perfected and experienced. Prior to Living PlanIT, Chrysanthos worked at Cisco for approximately 10 years, where he led Services-related investments and acquisitions worldwide, with responsibilities ranging from strategy and new business model development, to acquisition target analysis, financial modelling, valuation, due diligence and deal negotiation. Previously in Cisco he also worked in the IT and Operations departments leading teams focused on business process re-engineering, and large enterprise software migration projects. He has had broad international experience, having lived and worked in the US (California), Europe (UK and Portugal) and Asia (India) while also providing coverage in Middle East (mainly Dubai and Jordan), South Africa, China and Singapore. Chrysanthos holds a BSc in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego and an MBA from the Judge Business School at Cambridge University.”