Yiannis Giokas

Yiannis Giokas

VP Research & Development at PCCW Global

Startupbootcamp FinTech New York Mentor

Yiannis Giokas is a passionate entrepreneur driven by his problem solving attitude, obsessed with enterprise solutions in the areas of big-data analytics and networks optimization & security. He has a strong academic background with extensive experience in solutions architecture, product, business development and team building.

He serves today as VP of Research & Development for PCCW Global, Hong Kong Telecom’s international arm.

Prior to that he had been the Founder & CEO of Crypteia Networks, which was acquired by PCCW Global in October 2014, and following that he took over the role of VP of Cybersecurity with them. He had also served in a number of executive positions in the System Integration, Consulting and Banking Sectors within the broader ICT domain.

Yiannis is an active member of the Startup Community where he acts as angel investor, mentor & advisor in the areas of Analytics, Big Data, Cybersecurity & FinTech.