Nikolaos Karakoidas

nikolaos karakoidas

Business Development And Regional Adviser at Buckingham Consulting

Greece

Bio Summary

Experienced management consultant (big4), project director and former C-level business executive. My areas of expertise are strategy, general business management, operations management, franchise business, process design, digital transformation, and systems implementation.

Availability

Next Availability:

06 Feb 2023

Constraints:

No

Employment History

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Business Development And Regional Adviser

Buckingham Consulting

March 2020 - present

Regional management / business development for international brand interested to expand in Greece or Cyprus or the Balkan countries, or local brands seeking international expansion. Buckingham Consulting is the world's leadi ...see more

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CEO

Ermes Department Stores PLC

July 2014 - March 2020

P&L responsibility for a Cyprus group of companies of 130 million euro sales, employing over 1,200 staff members. I supervised the Retail Operations, Marketing, e-commerce / marketplace, HR and Logistics (3000m2 warehousing f ...see more

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General Manager (Holding Company)

Ermes Department Stores PLC

March 2012 - July 2014

Commercial and Operational responsibility of the company

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General Manager (Subsidiary)

Ermes Department Stores PLC

March 2003 - March 2012

Founder of a retail startup. After setting up all systems and procedures, I expanded the company in Greece up to a size of nine retail locations, 120 staff members operating three fashion franchise brands.

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IT & Logistics Manager

Ermes Department Stores PLC

February 2002 - March 2003

Set up and operation of systems / procedures.

Deloitte

Manager

Deloitte

July 2000 - February 2002

Supervised or executed several projects related to: a) Strategy, business plans, financial analysis, financial modelling b) Due diligence, M&A, corporate restructuring c) Operations improvement, business process mapping (visi ...see more

Deloitte

Senior Consultant

Deloitte

February 1998 - July 2000

Education

Master's in Business Administration/Management

University of Warwick

1997

Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering

University of Thrace

1993

Availability

Next Availability:

06 Feb 2023

Constraints:

No

Language Skills

Country Experience

Cyprus Greece

Skills

Information Technology

Blockchain,

ERP,

CRM,

IT PMO

Business

Digital Transformation,

Digital Strategy,

Business Unit Strategy,

Strategic Planning,

Benchmarking & Best Practice,

Business Planning,

Corporate Strategy,

Feasability Studies,

Operating Model,

Trends & Global Forces,

Business Process Management,

Digitizing Operations,

Operation Management,

Strategy Execution,

KPIs,

Monitoring & Evaluation,

Product Development,

Project Management,

Interim Management,

Business Development,

Carve-out,

Commercial Due Diligence,

Joint Ventures & Alliances,

Merger & Acquisitions,

Post Merger Integration

Finance

Cost Management,

Budgeting,

Financial Analysis,

Financial Modeling

Transportation, Supply Chain, and Logistics

Procurement

Data Analysis

Data Analytics

Human Resources

Capability Development

Education and Training

Program Management