Serial web entrepreneur
Apostolos Apostolakis, 35, has received his diploma in Civil Engineering from National Technical University of Athens in 1996.
In 1998 he cofounded with 2 friends e-shop.gr where he was involved until 2000, when he went to New York to get his MBA from Columbia University. In 2002 after graduation, he joined Boston Consulting Group where he worked as a consultant until 2004. During his time with BCG he was involved with projects in consumer and corporate banking as well as heavy industrial operations. At some of his main projects he analyzed and improved credit processes for banks as well as helped formulate and implement revenue and cost allocation models between business units.
In 2004 he rejoined e-shop.gr as a general manager where he serves until today. In 2009 e-shop.gr is the largest technology e-tailer in Greece and Cyprus, having 70 outlets in both countries, employing more than 500 people and expecting revenue for 2009 of 130 million euros. In the first years at e-shop.gr he was involved with all aspects of a growing company and since 2008, with the company having matured, he is mainly involved with the marketing and the financial management of the company. Apostolos is also a member of the board and shareholder at weddingmall a company founded in 2009 aiming to facilitate the wedding registry process for newly weds.
In 2012 Apostolos has co-founded DoctorAnytime a doctor appointment service and became an investor in the Openfund II.