Advisory Board - Athanasios Potsis

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Athanasios Potsis
Athanasios Potsis
EFA Ventures
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Dr. Potsis holds a Ph.D. degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, a Diploma in Electrical & Computer Technology from the University of Patras and is a graduate of the EU European Defense Agency SERA-27 (EU Armament Expert) IHEDN. Dr. Potsis has worked at the German Aerospace Centre (DLR), Institute of Radar Systems, as Member of Scientific Staff in the Digital Signal Processing Department, at AIRBUS as external technical consultant, and at INTRACOM Defense Electronics as Product Marketing Engineer. Dr. Potsis is the Business Development Director - Offsets & Industrial Cooperation, of the EFA Ventures Group and is responsible for the development of new business opportunities for industrial cooperation through indirect offsets in Global scale. He is also providing consulting services to several governments, supporting local Aerospace and Defense Industry to utilize offset market. Dr. Potsis is the President of the Hellenic Industrial Space Association, a core member of the team that developed the first industrial space cluster in Greece (si-Cluster), and a member of the Board of the si-Cluster. Dr. Potsis has also been member of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Space Agency. He lectures at the Hellenic Air Force School of War and at the Supreme National School of War.

Indicative list of specialties: Business strategy, Program Management, Product Management, Program Planning, Business Development, Business Analysis, Telecommunications