Fotis Draganidis

Director of Technology for Greece/Cyprus/Malta at Microsoft

Professional experience includes general management, business development, sales in the public and private education sector, project/program & people management, marketing of new products and solutions, developing partner relationships, strategic planning, working with startups and evangelizing innovative technologies.

Mentor at accelerators and initiatives to support startups and innovation: StartupBootcamp HightechXL,, SEV Ekkinisi Lab, Endeavor,, StartupWeekend Athens, ImagineCup, Vivanest Fintech Accelerator and National Bank of Greece Fintech Accelerator.

Member of the Greek National Council for Competitiveness and Development. Independent expert of EU Commission’s RnD Projects.

Research experience on competency management and e-learning based on semantic web and ontologies. PMB member at EU Cloud Computing R&D projects.