George is an operator and investor of technology companies. Most recently, George was the Chief Executive Officer of HouseTrip (acquired by TripAdvisor), the leading European holiday rental online booking company backed by Accel Partners, Balderton Capital and Index Ventures. Before joining HouseTrip, George founded and ran a number of leading e-commerce/marketplaces businesses in SouthEastern Europe, including e-food.gr (acquired by DeliveryHero), GoldenDeals (acquired by Interwell/PMG), GoldenBrands and XE.gr. Prior to that, George worked for Yahoo! in Europe initially in the Corporate Development team and then as General Manager of Communication and Community Products. Earlier in his career, George worked as a strategy consultant for Accenture. George holds a bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering/Economics from Tufts University and a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from MIT.