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Ioannis Ventouzis

BIO

A successful entrepreneur in a competitive Swiss market, a certified and results-oriented project manager and a ICT professional bringing proven experience in delivering projects on-time, resolving complex networking issues, meeting milestones, and communicating effectively.

Sept 2014 - Present

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Independent Business Owner

IT4SME, Telecom & IT Consulting Services, Geneva

IT4SME is a new, simple & fresh approach to the Telecom & IT consulting services in the Geneva area. Tailored IT solutions provided to the small & mid-sized businesses that meet the unique needs.

Basic Services:
  • Professional vCIO
  • Business Continuity
  • Program & Project Management
  • IT Hardware & Software Acquisitions
  • Network Infrastructure Installations
  • Data Storage & Virtualization

Mar 2014 – Oct 2014

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Volunteer As IT Consultant

Procter & Gamble, Connect & Go Social Network, Geneva

IT support , website development & content management coordination using open source blogging tool based on PHP & MySQL.

Feb '13 – Oct '13

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Volunteer As Content Management Coordinator

OnlyNet, Greece

Creation & distribution of valuable, relevant & consistent content for successful marketing campaigns using open source software.

Apr 2009 – Oct 2012

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Network Program Manager

Wind, Greece

Responsible for ensuring the safe delivery of all broadband projects in accordance with the company policy & procedures & adhering to all statutory & regulatory legislation.

Duties & Achievements:
  • Coordination, control & status reporting for the key projects of Broadband Network of Wind Greece
  • Successful launch of a high DSL speed option using the VDSL technology
  • End to end supervision for new sites activations & port expansion activities completion according to the subscriber's & service requirements

Oct 2008 – Apr 2009

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Broadband Wireline Senior Planning Engineer

Vodafone, Greece

Accountable for managing the delivery of critical projects, & for providing managerial support for all the projects conducted by the company.

Duties & Achievements:
  • Managing the day-to-day operational aspects of the Vodafone Greece Broadband Network deployment project for commercial & corporate usage
  • Establishing the overall success criteria for a project, including; time, cost, technical & performance parameters
  • Monitoring & managing all contractors, consultants & third party suppliers within each project

May 2007 – Oct 2008

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RAN Associate Senior Planning Engineer

Vodafone, Greece

Responsible for designing, testing, measuring & evaluating of the wireless & wireline network of Vodafone GR for optimal performance.

Duties & Achievements:
  • Design & delivery of 100 new hub sites inside the Greek PTT Local Exchanges with Alcatel Lucent IP ISAMs (90% population coverage of Greece with 2-play service)
  • Technical advisor for Vodafone Group supplier selection process concerning Broadband services in commercial users (RFQ)
  • Representing Vodafone Greece at Broadband World Forum & adoption of new solutions to Vodafone network. Berlin, Germany, Oct. 2007

Aug 2001 – May 20007

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Access Transmission Network Engineer

Vodafone, Greece

Transmission Network engineering activities related to planning, design, deployment & optimization.

Duties & Achievements:
  • Design of Point to Point (PTP) microwave links & Backbone axes for Vodafone Greece private Transmission Network
  • ULL (Unbundled Local Loop) Project deployment: Planning, design & delivery of 50 new ULL hubs using HDSL & SHDSL technologies
  • Technical responsible for the successful consolidation of Ideal Telecom & Vodafone Greece