Born in 1965 in Tbilisi. Mr. Khidasheli graduated from Georgian Polytechnical Institute n.a. V.I. Lenin as mechanical engineer in 1989, and completed courses at UNESCO World Technological University, Moscow. From 1988 till 1993 Mr. Khidasheli served as CEO at the Pravetz Corporation Representative Office in Russia and the CIS countries (computer technologies), Bulgaria?. From 1993 to 1998 David held a position of Chairman of the General Assembly of the International Road and Traffic Organization (IRTO), Switzerland. From 1998 till 1999 - General Representative of Castel Group in the CIS countries. From 2000 - member of the Coordination Council, Executive Director for the programmes of World Agency of Planetary Monitoring and Earthquake Risk Reduction (WAPMERR), Switzerland. From 2004 till 2009 - Vice President of the UNESCO World Technological University (Moscow). From 2004 - Chairman of the Management Board (Chief Technology Architect), INFORMAP GROUP. In 2009, David Khidasheli joined Sistema JSFC as Executive Vice President, in 2011 Mr.Khidasheli was appointed as Director of Innovations, from 2012 he is Vice President.
Mr. Klonis holds a Ph.D. degree in Economics from the University of London and has received a number of educational awards and scholarships from the Greek Government, the Bank of Greece, and the "Alexander S. Onassis" Foundation. Mr. Klonis served as a Senior Economist in the Research Department of the Bank of Greece until March 1994, a Professor at Deree College (1987-1997) and a Member of the Council of Economic Advisors to the Mayor of Athens (1990 to 1992).
Mr. Klonis joined INTRACOM in April 1994 and has been INTRACOM Group's Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Directors since October 1995. He has served as General Manager, Finance & Administration (1995-2004), as Executive General Manager of the Corporate Center (2005-2006) and as Executive Director, Group Financial Management (2006-2011).
Since February 2011, he holds the position of Vice-Chairman of the B.o.D. and Deputy CEO of INTRACOM HOLDINGS.
Furthermore, Mr. Klonis is the Vice-Chairman of the B.oD. of INTRACOM DEFENSE ELECTRONICS, INTRASOFT INTERNATIONAL, INTRAKAT, INTRACOM TELECOM and HELLAS ONLINE and he is also a Member of the B.o.D. of several other companies of the INTRACOM HOLDINGS GROUP, as well as of INTRALOT.
Mr. Klonis is also Chairman of the B.o.D. of KEKROPS S.A.
Mr. Mohamed Ahmed is an entrepreneur with extensive international trade experience and business interests covering different segments. He is the founder and Chairman of GMT Finance-Geneva, Switzerland.
Mr. Ahmed is a founding member of the "World Agency of Planetary Monitoring and Earthquake Reduction" in Geneva, Switzerland, and a Member of GFTA Middle East Advisory Council. In 2000 he actively participated with the Russian leading institute "OKB" in enrolment the first ever Electro Optics lab for Payload spatial data in Middle East, in NARSS (National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences), Egypt. In 2002 he was appointed Area Manager of GCC and Middle East Operations with Informap Group S.A, Geneva. He moved to Dubai in 2006, as a Deputy General Director of Informap Production LLC, UAE, where he was in charge of development and marketing of Location Based Systems (LBS) and digital mapping as well as dealing with ministries, various governmental agencies and multinational entities.
In 2005 he founded Global Saver Ltd, a Loyalty program in UAE, co-founder of Adland LLC for advertising and marketing, Dubai, UAE. In 2009 he founded Swiss GemCo. S.A Geneva, Switzerland. From 1982 until 1991 he worked at the Commercial & Legalization Department of the Mission of Qatar to the United Nations European Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, where he enlarged his international network in trade and business.
Mr. Ahmed has graduated from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt and has a University Degree in Accountancy and Business Administration. In 1981 he studied Social and Economic Science in Geneva University, Switzerland and had Courses in Strategic Planning and International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS).
Mr. Yuri Hohlov is a founder and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Institute of the Information Society (Russia) since 1998. He was also among creators of the national science foundation - the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (1993) and directed its ICT Department. In 1996 he served as a Deputy Director of the Russian State Library responsible for IT and library automation services. He is Coordinator of ICT Applications - eGovernment Subgroup acting under the World Summit on the Information Society C7 Action Line, Chairman of the Editorial Board of the Information Society Journal (Russia), Vice Chairman of the High Level Expert and Advisory Group of the Council on the Information Society Development under the President of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Expert Council of the Russian e-Development Partnership, member of the Future of Government Council of the WEF Network of Global Agenda Councils, the Independent Director of the National Infocommunication Holding «Zerde» (Kazakhstan). Since 2012 he serves as the investment director of the JSFC Sistema. In 2000 Dr. Hohlov became a Corresponding Member of the Russian Engineering Academy, and in 2004 he was elected an Academician in the "Information Systems, Computing and Electronics, and Telecommunications" Section. He published several books and more than 200 papers.
Mr. Silkin, born in 1969, has a Master's degree in Microelectronics and Semiconductor components and a Master's degree in Financial Management from the Moscow State Institute of Electronic Engineering. From 1994 till 2000 he held the position of Overseas Sales Manager at JSC Mikron in Moscow. From 2004 till 2013 he was Regional Representative of JSC Mikron in Shenzhen, China. Since 2003 Mr. Silkin holds the position of General Manager at Cosmos Wealth Ltd. (based in Hong-Kong), while since 2008 he is the Chairman of JV Cosmos Wealth in Dongguang, China.
Born in 1984 in Moscow Mr. Abylgaziev graduated from the Institute of Asian and African Studies of Moscow State University in 2006 as sinologue and completed advanced courses of the Chinese language and Chinese economic geography at Donghua University, Shanghai. From 2007 to 2009 Mr. Abylgaziev served as Assistant to the Chairman of the Board of directors, Sistema JSFC. From 2009 to 2011 Mr. Abylgaziev served as Regional Programmes Director for Asia Pacific and South Asia of Sistema JSFC International Relations Division. From 2011 till now Mr. Abylgaziev holds the position of Assistant for International Development issues to the Chairman of the Board of directors, Sistema JSFC.
Mr. Kartlos Edilashvili has been the Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of Calypte Biomedical Corporation since April 24, 2012. He has been a Director of Calypte Biomedical Corporation since February 4, 2010. Mr. Edilashvili served as Vice President at Geneva Branch Office of Calypte Biomedical Corp. since October 2007. Before that Mr. Edilashvili worked in WAPMERR, where he served as a Senior Technical Adviser from 2005 to 2007. Previously, he served as the First Secretary for the Permanent Mission of Georgia to the U.N. Office and other International organizations at Geneva. 1997-2000. He worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia on various diplomatic positions. He graduated from the Tbilisi State University in Georgia in 1996.
Mr. Kokkalis holds a BSc degree in International Relations and Economics from Boston University and an Executive Graduate Diploma in Finance from Columbia University. In 2003, Mr. Kokkalis was appointed Business Development Executive at Intracom Holdings, while in 2006 he served at the Corporate Strategy Director at Hellas OnLine. Since 2009, he holds the position of Deputy Chief Executive Officer at Hellas OnLine. Mr. Kokkalis is also a member of the Board of Directors of Hellas OnLine.
Mr. Anninos holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineering and attended post-graduate studies in Germany in the field of Telecommunications. His previous working experience includes managerial positions in large telecom organizations in Greece and Germany. Mr. Anninos joined Intracom in 1989 as a Telecom Projects Manager. Since 1994 Mr. Anninos has served as General Manager of the Chairman's Office. Mr. Anninos has been a member of Intracom's Board of Directors since 2000 and consequently he was elected member of the Board of Directors of Intracom Holdings in February 2006, as well as Executive Director of Intracom Holdings Board of Directors Office in November 2006. Mr. Anninos is also participating in the Board of Directors of several companies of the Intracom Group.
Mr. Souretis was born in 1969. He holds a civil engineer degree from Aristotelio University of Thessaloniki, an MSc in "Structures of Hazards" from CITY University of London and an International MBA degree from the University of Economics of Athens. From 1997 until the end of 2003 he held executive positions in Elliniki Technodomiki group - ΤΕV. In December 2003 he joins the INTRACOM HOLDINGS group of companies and since then he holds the position of Managing Director of INTRAKAT. In January 2005 he was appointed as Managing Director of INTRAMET and held the position until the merger with absorption of INTRAMET by INTRAKAT in December 2005. Since March 2012 he is also Managing Director of KEKROPS SA.
Furthermore, Mr Souretis holds executive positions in subsidiary companies of the INTRAKAT Group.
Mr. Antonis Kerastaris assumed the position of Chief Executive Officer at hellas online from August 2009. His long term working experience includes the position of Chief Financial Officer in large multi-national companies such as Procter & Gamble, Hilton and Mercedes for more than 12 years. In 2005 he became CFO of Cosmote Romania until April 2008, when he joined the Group as Chief Financial Officer of hellas online.
Mr. Kerastaris holds a degree in Business Management from the Athens University of Economics.Start of page