"I make IT work!"

Software Engineer, professionally active since 1999 in the IT sector.
I've worked both as a full-time employee as well as on a freelancing, per-project, basis.

Focused in Sun/Oracle J2SE & J2EE technologies, I continuously strives to achieve skill-set enrichment, for application in real-world scenarios.

Skill-set: Back-office, standalone & web J2SE & J2EE application architecture, development, Dev-Ops.


  • CurrencyFair/Zai (Dec 2021 - Present) – Lead Engineer.
    • Lead design development on defined API collections and support all Technical discussions within their group.
    • Support Product Owners in defining proper requirements and technical details for the integration of projects, following company architectures and standards.
    • Architect systems and services following best practices, create shareable artifacts for these designs.
    • Manage, coach and develop a Delivery Team of Engineers to ensure high engagement, technical curiosity and collaborative culture in their teams.
  • European Commission (Mar 2021 - Dec 2021) – Java team architect. Existing systems/services integration and enhancement, plus new projects analysis and implementation.
  • Currency Fair (Jun 2018 - Mar 2021) – End-to-end implementation of existing/new product features, aimed at B2C and B2B.
  • PublicPro (May 2017 - Jun 2018) – Technical coordination for the implementation of a micro-services based application, responsible for handling the public sector's procurement work-flow.
  • MADIS European Parliament Members' Administration Information System (May 2017 - November 2017) – Built custom tool, facilitating migration between platform version database models. Built Use Cases UI screens, as defined by the European Parliament.
  • CERIF Reporting Tool for the H2020 RICH Observatory (May 2017 - November 2017) – Refactoring, customization and integration into the RICH observatory site of an existing, web-based, CERIF entity report & visualization application.
  • H2020 AURORA “Advanced Ultraviolet Radiation and Ozone Retrieval for Applications” (Nov 2016 - Jul 2017) – Design and implementation of a J2EE based REST API, on top of a GIS database, as well as an end-user web based portal..
  • Scriptum (Jul 2016 - Jan 2017) – Refactoring & re-implementation of the original, web-based, SCRIPTUM electronic protocol platform, to cover the specific needs of the National Self-Employeed Professionals Organization (OAEE).
  • H2020-EU.3.7 City.Risks. "Avoiding and mitigating safety risks in urban environments" (Sep 2015 - Dec 2016) Design and implementation of a J2EE based REST API, on top of a GIS database. Design of the necessary software infrastructure, facilitating service creation by project partners.
  • FP7/ICT c-Space "An affordable tool to turn the space surrounding us into a creative experience" (Nov 2013 - Jun 2016) Design and implementation of:
    • a GIS enabled database, storing spatially/temporally synchronized video and 3D object data.
    • HTTP REST based retrieval/storage services.
    • End-user web c-Space Portal.
    • Android modules for media content spatio-temporal tagging and upload.
  • DSpace@HEAL (Feb 2012 - May 2016) Implemented the Digital Repositories (Libraries) for member Institutes of the Hellenic Academic Libraries Link.
  • CRIS (Sep 2013 - Jan 2015) Design and implementation of a web-based Current Research Information System (CRIS) for the National Documentation Centre, allowing read/write access to the CERIF model entities and work-flows.
  • Reserve Officer, Special Forces Command, Hellenic Army (Aug 2003 - Feb 2005) Graduated top of the class from Reserve Officers Training Course. Served as Platoon Commander. Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant upon discharge from service. Certified Static Line Paratrooper.


  • National Technical University of Athens, Master of Engineering (MEng), Computer Engineering, GPA – 7,27


  • Hellenic, Mother tongue, CEFR: C2
  • English, Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (Grade: B, Year: 1992), CEFR: C2
  • Spanish, DÉLE Diploma Superior de Español (Grade: 85/100, Year: 2003), CEFR: C2



Reads a lot about the aviation, defense and military sector. Gets frequently whooped during boxing sparring sessions. When not getting punched at, he takes tango & jazz piano lessons with his wife. Last, but not least, spends time with baby daughter.


References are available on request.