Saliaris Fasseas George
George is Operating Partner at Big Pi Ventures, which invests in Greek technology entrepreneurs and aims to assist them in their journey in becoming great global companies. He has also founded in 2017, Greek Grape Company, which cultivates seedless table grapes in Northern Greece and exports them to European supermarkets.
Since September 2013, George is President of SouthWestern Europe for IPG MediaBrands, responsible for Interpublic’s (NYSE:IPG) media buying, planning and digital performance companies in Austria, Greece, Portugal, Switzerland and Turkey. More than 300 clients in this region are served by 412 experts in UM, Initiative, bpn, Reprisemedia and PromoQube who deliver creative ideas, targeted planning, efficient media buying, digital performance and engaging social and mobile media solutions.
Prior to IPG Mediabrands, George was the Executive Director of Ogilvy&Mather, Greece,
Country Manager of Google Greece, Partner & CEO (following the merger of his digital agency yellownetroad) of OgilvyOne, Athens.
George holds an MSc (with distinction) In Information Systems from the London School of Economics, a BSc in Management Sciences from Warwick University.