Chief Technology Officer
Stratis Karamanlakis, one of the company’s founders, leads Upwork’s technology team. Before co-founding oDesk, Stratis served as VP of Engineering at Postscriptum Communication Informatics, directing development of the multimedia content management system that was deployed on the Athens 2004 Olympics Youth website. He has also worked at L-Cube Information Systems, where he supervised R&D in IT projects for the European Union. Stratis holds a diploma in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece.