Yannis Sirros
Yannis Sirros

Director General at SEPE, Chairman at WITSA and Board Member at DIGITALEUROPE.

Yannis Sirros

He was born in Lamia in 1972 and has 29 years of experience in digital technology. He is an IT Engineer with postgraduate studies in Information Systems and Management at the Universities of East Anglia and Hertfordshire respectively. He is the Director General at the Federation of Hellenic ICT Enterprises (SEPE), the Chairman at the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) and a Board Member at the European Industry Association for Digital Technology (DIGITALEUROPE). He has also served as Advisor on Information Society issues at the Ministries of Finance and Economy, Health and Welfare, Interior, Public Administration and Decentralisation, and Transport and Communications. He was a Member of the Committee responsible for drawing up the Operational Programme for the Information Society (OPIS) within the 3rd CSF. He also participated as European Commission expert in the assessment of the proposals within the 5th RTD Framework Programme. In the past he has worked for industry-related businesses in the design, development and support of digital technology products, applications and services.