Meet the Team

Meet PlayVenture

THEODOROS THEODOSOPOULOS

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Theodoros is the person behind Playventure, as he envisioned and founded the company from scratch. With a strong background in management and experience in start-ups, he used his knowledge and skills to build up a highly promising company, aiming to make Playventure a point of reference in the gaming industry.

Prior to Playventure, Theodoros was General Manager of Iboessa Limited and Business Development Manager of THoldings Limited, to name a few, developing skills like business development, project management, financial analysis and entrepreneurship, amongst others. To this day, he uses his experience and skills to take Playventure to the next level, as the Chief Executive Officer.

VASSILIS EFTHIMIOU

Accounts & Operations Director

Vassilis is the keystone of Playventure, as he has helped in building and growing the company to this day, starting as the PR & Business Development Manager and today as the Accounts & Operations Director.

Through his experience as a Press Officer at the Joint Venture of the Rio-Antirio Bridge, the biggest infrastructure project ever built in Greece, and as an Editor-in-Chief for both newspapers and TV channels, he has developed high management, PR and communication skills. Combined with his extensive knowledge of the gaming industry, Vassilis works alongside Theodoros to establish Playventure.

STAVROS LABROU

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Stavros is in PlayVenture the crucial link between IT and the management teams and the one that makes sure that there is transparency and understanding from both sides.
Head of the Information Technology infrastructure, security, applications, platforms, computing services within the enterprise, ensuring the product development process runs smoothly, goals are met, projects are delivered properly and aids in the team’s advancement.
He has an extended professional experience working in the IT sector and leading project teams for over 17 years. Managed over 50 software development, enterprise systems integrations and IT infrastructure projects for financial institutions, life sciences and e-government, covering requirements analysis, consulting and program management.
Some of his key competencies include Agile coaching, software product management and application of project management best practices. So far, his IT experience extends from multi-country ERP, CRM, business intelligence, datawarehouse, statistical analysis and web banking implementations, to large scale IT systems integration projects.
Certified with the renowned PMP, PRINCE2 Practitioner, ITIL and SCRUM Master certifications.

MARINOS SHIAPANIS

Marketing & Product Development Director

Marinos joined forces with Playventure to share his extensive experience in the gaming sector. His entrepreneurial role in the creation of Evobet as well as his managerial experience in the business where he acted as a managing director, have built up a strong background in the gaming field.

Marinos’ broad marketing knowledge gained from over 15 years in all aspects of marketing, including branding, marketing strategy planning, developing markets penetration as well as SEO and social media strategies to name a few, are his key strengths in taking Playventure a step further as head of Marketing and Product Development.

STELIOS CHOUMAS

IT & QUANT MANAGER

Stelios’ is responsible for design and implementation of mathematics and algorithms for all Playventure games. Due his long experience in IT industry and gaming sector, he participates in product development and strategical choices of the company.

Stelios holds degrees in electrical/electronic/computer engineering and he has a remarkable academical research experience in Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks and Chaos Theory.He has 20 years of experience in designing and implementing projects in many IT areas but mostly in gambling/gaming, trading and algorithmic applications.

 Stelios has participated in a variety of medium and large IT projects and he has developed more than 500 algorithms so far for individuals and companies. Most of them are up and running in betting platforms, trading platforms and standalone solutions. He’s passionate about mathematics, science and IT technologies.