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Yannis Sirros

Yannis Sirros is the Director General of SEPE - the Federation of Hellenic ICT Enterprises. He holds a Master of Arts in Management from the University of Hertfordshire, UK in 2002 and a Master of Science in Information Systems from the University of East Anglia, UK in 1996. He was Executive Board Member of DIGITALEUROPE from 2012 - 2017. Preceding his present position, he has held positions as an Information Technology Advisor at many key Ministries, including the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Interior and Public Administration, the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Ministry of Transport and Communications. He was also a member of the organising committee, responsible for drawing up the Operational Programme for the Information Society in Greece, an EU - funded project within the framework of the 3rd Community Support framework as well as participated, as an IT specialist, in the evaluation of proposals within the EU 5th RTD Framework Programme. Mr. Sirros has started of his career 25 years ago at the Greek office of Control Data Inc.  Mr. Sirros is Vice Chairman Europe of the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) and Member of the Task Force of the European IT Observatory (EITO).