Alexander is a postgraduate Advanced Computing student in Imperial College London, with an academic interest in Machine Learning, Security and Entrepreneurship.
He has graduated 2nd from his BSc in Management Science and Technology at the Athens University of Economics and Business and has been an Innovation Management affiliate student at University College London.
Alexander has also participated in a Machine Learning summer school by the University of Cambridge and at the Educational Trip 2016 at the University of California Berkeley.
Alexander has been a Security Consultant Intern at Oracle and a Co-Founder and Board Member at Junior Achievement Alumni Greece.
He has been awarded the Hellenic Petroleum scholarship, the Social Impact Award (2014), the Junior Achievement Company Programme Award (2012), three honorary distinctions from Athens University of Economics and Business and one from the Greek Ministry of Education.
Computer Security Intern
Worked on the customisation of Oracle Access Manager for three customers by creating Java plug-ins and branded pages.
Gained expertise through internal training on Oracle Identity Cloud Service and the newly acquired, Machine Learning powered, cloud security policy enforcement service Oracle CASB CS.
For the last one, I presenter tutorials and demos I made at my department and also presented it on an hour-long conference session.
Computer Security Research Associate, Information Systems Technology Laboratory
I am a member of the Software Engineering and Security (SENSE) research group and I am currently working with Prof.
Diomidis Spinellis on User Interaction Prediction Models.
I have previously worked on two security research projects: one on web browser security and one on the evolution of secure programming practices.
Co-Founder, International Coordinator, Junior Achievement Alumni Greece
JA Alumni Greece is the Greek Alumni Association of the worldwide organization Junior Achievement Alumni Greece.
We have more than 200 members and partner alumni from many European countries.
In June 2013, I co-founded it and as the Project Manager, I was responsible for the projects and events that we organize for our members, including seminars, meetings and contests.
Since September 2015, I am responsible for its communications, website and brand image.
Teaching Assistant, Athens University of Economics and Business
From October 2014 to June 2015, I was presenting tutorials, two hours a week, for the Micro- and Macroeconomics courses at the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB in the Department of Management Science and Technology.
Tutorials included analyses, assignments and exercises on Micro- and Macroeconomics while coaching students to contribute actively to the course.
Research Assistant, Centre of Planning and Economic Research
The Centre of Planning and Economic Research is the largest economics research institute in Greece.
It focuses on applied research projects regarding the Greek economy, and provides technical advice to the Greek government on economic and social policy issues.
I was running a linear analysis of the oil market in Greece in order to indicate anomalies that harm the customers' needs.
3 Honorary Distinctions
I have been awarded 3 Honorary Distinctions from the Athens University of Economics and Business for excellent academic performance and entrepreneurial endeavours.
Junior Achievement Company Programme Award
With a social publishing enterprise, called Musterpeace. During six months, we published two magazines written by young journalists, sold 3000 copies and donated more than 6000€ of our profits to charity.
Data Mining on Stack Exhange
Data cleaning and Data-Warehouse creation from DBA Stack Exchange, metrics, Clustering, Association Rules and MapReduce jobs gave clear insight on the tags, posts and users of StackExchange and led to various conclusions about Database Systems.
BeeC: Data Compression Algorithm
BeeCompressed is an algorithm that combines LZW and Huffman compression algorithm to improve their performance over text files. It was presented on the 12th Athens Annual Student Conference on Management Science and Technology.
Theatrical Play Poster
A poster of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" I made for the Society for the Promotion of Education and Learning in 2012. Click to englare.
Band Album Cover
An album cover I made for the Punk Rock Band "Stars and Trucks" in 2014. It's printed on Dropcards. Click to englare.