Founder & Managing Partner, Iliad Partners
Christos is the Founder of Iliad Partners, a Venture Capital firm based in Dubai investing in early stage tech startups in MENA. He is an investor, tech entrepreneur and digital executive with 20+ years of experience in the US, Europe and MENA. Based in Dubai for the last 10 years, he was a Co-Founder and Seed Investor of GlamBox.ME, an e-commerce start-up he exited in 2017. He was previously, the Head of Business Development of Yahoo Maktoob, leading partnerships for the largest internet portal in MENA post-acquisition by Yahoo, and previously was a management consultant with Booz & Company’s TMT practice. Christos is on the Advisory Boards of Magnitt, Eventtus and The Box and serves on the Steering Committee of in5 Innovation Center. He is a mentor with MITEF, Endeavor and Techstars. Christos holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a B.S. in International Relations from Georgetown University.