DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY SERVICES
Symeon Kalamatianos has many years of professional experience in Information Technology with emphasis on Digital Transformation of enterprises and organisations, mainly in the private but also the wider public sector, as well as in technology risk management and IT Assurance. Throughout his career, he assisted leading companies in their sector, from different market sectors, taking responsibility for numerous projects concerning the redesign and business process optimisation with the adoption of digital technologies, as well as the design, implementation and assurance of an adequate internal control system for the effective and safe operation of systems and the management of technology risks both at CyberSecurity level and application level, in compliance with the Regulatory Frameworks and best practices. For several years, he has been a senior manager in international audit and advisory firms (PwC and KPMG) and has started his career in the Banking sector. Symeon holds a M.Sc. in Business Computing from the University of Dundee, United Kingdom and is a graduate of the Department of Mathematics of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is certified by the internationally renowned organisation ISACA as an Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Information Security Manager (CISM). He is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, the Hellenic Institute of Information and Communications Management of Hellenic Management Association (EEDE) and the British Computer Society. He often participates as a speaker in conferences and writes articles on topics of his specialisation.