Dr George Kyprios is an experienced international CEO/MD & COO with a strong track record of delivering significant revenue and profit growth in high-tech and industrial companies operating in global markets. He has held senior executive roles with major ‘blue-chip’ multinational groups in the Capital Equipment, Electronics, Defence, Telecommunications, Process Chemicals, Fire/Security and Marine Electronics industries.
George has in-depth knowledge of the technology, engineering and manufacturing sectors having led major Business Units, Joint Ventures and subsidiary Companies operating worldwide to provide customer focused solutions in design, manufacture and after sales support – in both fast-growth and turnaround situations. He has directed three highly successful industrial Turnarounds the UK and Europe significantly increasing revenues and profitability in very competitive markets.
He has accelerated business performance, introducing core operational methodologies (Lean, Kaizen) to improve operational efficiency across the supply chain, opened new B2B markets, launched new products and created innovative services. Setting up new channels to European, Middle East and Asian markets, he directed Commercial activities targetting OEMs, major Engineering Contractors and end-users directly and by establishing extensive commericla agreements with international VAR/Distributors.
Highly qualified (PhD in Electronic Engineering from University College London), he is fully tri-lingual and has spent extensive periods living and working in Europe. George has transferable skills in generating significant business growth and creating a competitive advantage coupled with a rigorous analytical ability, customer focus and strong communication.