Yanni Spiropoulos

Founder & Managing partner, OCTANE Management Consultants

Yanni Spiropoulos is the founder and managing partner of OCTANE Management Consultants. Before founding OCTANE, Mr.Spiropoulos served as Managing Director for KANTOR Management Consultants, Executive Vice-President for SPOT JWT and senior consultant for Booz Allen & Hamilton in London.

Mr.Spiropoulos has 30 years of experience as a strategy and operations advisor. He has directed more than 500 strategy, business planning, market entry, operational restructuring, sales growth and performance improvement projects for clients such as SEV, Bank of Greece, Ministry of Development, EUROBANK, National Bank of Greece, S&B INDUSTRIAL MINERALS, HEINZ EUROPE, VODAFONE, WIND, OTE, EMPORIKI Bank, PIRAEUS Bank, INTERAMERICAN, ERGO and several others.

Mr.Spiropoulos has served as an evaluator and mentor for EGG and Ideatree. He is a member of the Board of Directors of IOBE and treasurer of the Hellenic Harvard Alumni Association. He holds a Bachelor in Computer Science and Economics from Harvard University and an MBA from INSEAD.