Dimitris Tsingos is a tech entrepreneur and early stage investor based in Athens, Greece. He studied Computer Science at the University of Crete and got his MBA from the Athens University of Economics and Business. He is the co-founder and CEO of Starttech Ventures, a private early stage investor and accelerator with a number of success stories such as AbZorba Games, TalentLMS and Yodeck.
His interests are in the area or tech entrepreneurship and in particular in the successful application of the Lean Startup principles all the way from idea inception to scaling up.
He has been the President of the European Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs and the EU representative to the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance, the founder of the Hellenic Start-up Association and the initiator of the Scale-up Greece community. He also has been a board member with the European Business Angels Network, the Hellenic Business Angels Network, the Hellenic Association of Mobile Applications Companies as well as a founding member and later President at the Hellenic Informatics Union.
In 2017 Dimitris co-authored the Rome Manifesto calling for the evolution of the EU to a Federal Union. In 2018 he became a Marshall Memorial Fellow and in 2019 a Fellow of the Institute of Higher Education in Innovation and Entrepreneurship of the PSL University in Paris.