Yiannis Lagos
Yiannis Lagos

Committed and passionate about helping people and organizations achieve their highest potential through knowledge, management excellence and best practices, Yiannis is an Executive and Entrepreneur with broad experience in leadership positions, general management, organizational leadership and participation in BoDs.

He has direct experience with general management of small and/or large organizations both for and non profit, turnarounds, leading change and start ups, and has led teams of seventeen people (direct reports) up to thousands (indirect reports) in one hundred and forty countries.  

Yiannis Lagos was born in Greece and holds an MBA, a BSc in Computer Science and diplomas in International Business and NGO management.

He is founder of Promacon, Enterprise Management Solutions, People First, a company focused in Talent and Business Intelligence Management and Dekon Romania. Has over fifteen years of experience in results delivering executive roles, driving positive change in corporations (Alpha Bank, JCI, ELMEC Romania, Global Eye Investments), in a broad range of functions (Sales, Human Capital, General Management). Currently he is Chief Operational Officer at Alexandron Group.

He has accumulated in depth understanding of corporate operations working in various projects across the value chain (from Vision & Values to Corporate Culture and from new business launches to Corporate Strategy and Market Penetration), in many markets globally. In addition Yiannis is also an Assessor of the EFQM European Excellence Award.

Having on hands and practical experience on the topics he presents, Yiannis is ideally placed to offer inspiration, advice and information to decision makers from all industries, wishing not only to understand, but also apply concepts presented.

With numerous training courses and lectures around the world Yiannis Lagos speaks in a knowledgeable, passionate and amusing way, combining inspirational theory, future perspective, quantitative facts and corporate examples.


Other speakers:
 Paolo Chighine
 Andrew Marshall - Roberts
 Andrew Jenkins
 Magdalena Kicinska
 Peter R. White
 Juan Ramon Silva Ferrada
 Cristina Simion
 Freya Williams
 Nikos Avlonas
 Florin Vasiliu
 Yukako Kinoshita
 Andreas Beckmann
 Laura Maanavilja
 Mircea Geoana
 Robin Barnett
 Torsten G. Christen
 Thomas Osburg
 Yannis Freris
 Laura Illia
 Huzaifa Khorakiwala
 Adrian Raulea
 Marcel Jacobs
 Eli Roman
 Camelia Crisan
 Scott Richard Andersen
 Nicolas Ceasar
 Peter Barta
 Monica Minoiu
Paolo Chighine

Paolo Chighine

Head of External Relations at Enel Romania

Andrew Jenkins

Andrew Jenkins

Sustainable Development Manager – Products at Aliance Boots

Andrew Marshall - Roberts

Andrew Marshall - Roberts

Head of Corporate Responsibility for Standard Life plc

Peter R. White

Peter R. White

Director for Global Sustainability at Procter and Gamble

Juan Ramon Silva Ferrada

Juan Ramon Silva Ferrada

Area General Manager of Sustainability at ACCIONA

Nikos Avlonas

Nikos Avlonas

Managing Director of the Centre for Sustainability & Excellence

Freya Williams

Freya Williams

Co-founder and global planning director of OgilvyEarth

Andreas Beckmann

Andreas Beckmann

Director at WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme   

Laura Maanavilja

Laura Maanavilja

Communication Manager at CSR Europe

Yiannis Lagos

Yiannis Lagos

Chief Operational Officer at Alexandrion Group and  Managing Partner at People First

Mircea Geoana

Mircea Geoana

Chairman of the Romanian Senate

Torsten G. Christen

Torsten G. Christen

National expert at the European Commission

Thomas Osburg

Thomas Osburg

Director Europe - Corporate Affairs for Intel Corp.

Yannis Freris

Yannis Freris

Head of Corporate Communication & Sustainable Development at Gefyra S.A.

Huzaifa Khorakiwala

Huzaifa Khorakiwala

Executive Director of Wockhardt and CEO of Wockhardt Foundation

Eli Roman

Eli Roman

Editor anchor at The Money Channel