Greek & Australian, born in 1946
As founder of Temenos, Mr. George Koukis was Chairman of the Board of Directors until July 2011.
Mr. Koukis has been active in the software industry for more than 40 years, having begun at Qantas where he was heavily involved with the computerization of the company's management accounting department. He then spent six years with Management Science America in Australia where he held various management positions, including managing director. Mr. Koukis holds a degree in Commerce from the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia and is a registered Certified Practising Accountant (CPA). Mr. Koukis is currently Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Classical Opera, a non-profit organisation based in the United Kingdom and is a Board member in seven private companies operating mainly in IT and Green Technologies.
Mr. Koukis is a Fellow of King's College London and he is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia.