Elias is a Partner in the Advisory practice of Ernst & Young (EY) with extensive experience in the Financial Services, Telecoms, and IT industries. He is the Head of the Center of Excellence for Enterprise Intelligence in Central & Southeast Europe and Head of IT Advisory in Greece. He is an active member of several innovative teams within EY in the areas of data analytics, business intelligence and IT advisory. Before joining EY, Elias has worked for several years in technical and managerial positions in Upstream from the very early stages of the company in Greece. Elias is a regular speaker in events in Greece and abroad. He has participated in committees for the evaluation of start-up companies. Elias holds an Engineer’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, an MSc in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and an MSc in Mechanical Engineering from MIT as well as a BEng from Imperial College in London. Finally he holds an MBA from the Athens University of Economics and Business.