Managing Partner Odyssey Venture Partners
“A.K.,” as he is known in the Valley, has thirty years of executive management and venture capital experience.
His operating experience spans product R&D, marketing, general management, corporate officer and CEO responsibilities with Computervision, Xerox, Mentor Graphics, Cadence Design Systems, CoWare and Conformiq, Inc. As general partner with Telos Venture Partners, a Silicon Valley venture capital firm, A.K. focused on emerging internet market opportunities for business to consumer and business to business solutions and internet infrastructure technologies. He served on the boards of Khimetrics, Conduct, VPNX, Intraspect, Coventor, Theta Microelectronics, YY Technologies and others.
A.K. is known for his ability to develop simple strategies for complex market and technology environments, and his mentoring and motivating skills.
He holds a BSEE and an MSEE degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is a member of IEEE, and several other professional societies
Odyssey Venture Partners, Athens, Greece & Palo Alto, CA, USA: Venture capital firm investing in the Information and Communication Technology sector
Odyssey Venture Partners invests in Greek information and communication technology (ICT) startups addressing global markets. It specializes in helping “early stage” companies reach customers and partners around the world and “seed stage” companies prove their business ideas, develop early customer references and produce fundable business plans. The Odyssey team combines extensive international executive management and venture capital investing experience in the ICT sector. Operating from offices in Greece and Silicon Valley it is prepared to work closely with the teams it invests in.