Yannis Kirimkiridis was born in 1979 in Ioannina, Greece. He has studied International Economics at Athens University of Economics and Business, and has an MBA from AUEB and Rotterdam School of Economics. Yannis has created several startups mainly in the music industry such as Themusicase.com, Otherlap.com and BEAM application. Since 2012 he works as an advisor for startups and medium size companies. Yannis is also co founder of WIDGET, a software development company based in Greece.