Annia Spiliopoulos Eliades
Managing Partner of Algean Group
An entrepreneur with strategic, operational and marketing experience in the US, Europe and Asia. She has worked for the Boston Consulting Group and Universal Studios.
In 2001 she led Strategy and Operations for EMI Music globally and was responsible for global and digital marketing strategy, operations management and corporate restructuring, working from New York and London.
In 2007 breaking all the rules, Annia reveals the creator in herself. With a strong vision and foreseeing the commercial potential in the world of luxury, travel, technology and marketing, she created her own journey to develop new business models. It is all about the discovery of opportunities, building, results and going the extra mile. Today Annia is Managing Partner of Algean Group.
Algean Group invests in and operates in sectors where there is opportunity for innovative approaches and business growth. It builds these companies involving a young generation who is eager to learn, has ambition to achieve and to grow in a service linked environment.
She holds a BA from Oxford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Executive Chairman of Algean Group
"You know you have succeeded with a brand, product, or service when you have created genuine emotions in people, emotions
they did not know they could have. In all our businesses we strive to innovate by intuitively identifying and capturing
Alain Levy, Algean Group's executive chairman was appointed in September 2013, following a successful global career as
worldwide chairman and CEO of Polygram Worldwide and EMI Music globally.
Under his leadership these companies were responsible for international and classic hits such as Four Weddings and a
Funeral, Trainspotting, Fargo, Dead Man Walking, Big Lebowski and for the breakout success of international music artists
like Elton John, U2, Bon Jovi, Rolling Stones, Coldplay and Norah Jones among others. Alain Levy has led major deals in
the media and entertainment industry such as the acquisitions of Motown and Defjam by Polygram.
He is considered one of the top executives in Media and creative content industries in the last 30 years. In recent years
he has focused on strategic investments in innovative concepts to do with digital content and services.
Alain Levy holds a BASc from Ecole des Mines and an MBA from Wharton Business School.
Managing Partner of Algean Group
George, a successful equities trader and entrepreneur was appointed managing partner of Algean Group in late 2013.
He is a dual national, Greek American, who has lived and worked in the US, the UK and in Greece.
Inspired by his family's background in shipping and manufacturing, George started setting up small businesses when he was still in high school.
Straight after university he joined Merrill Lynch in the US. After a successful few years as a trader he joined one of his family's businesses, Myloi Soyas. He was keen to draw his own path and eventually he started his first proper venture in hospitality that he successfully sold after four years.
For the next ten years he worked in financial services, in trading, M&A and advisory, where he led one of the largest M&A deals in the South Eastern Europe, while participating in several others. During this time, he also invested in a series of start ups. He eventually left the financial services sector to focus on the ventures he founded.
His grandfather's successful steps in real estate always inspired him and in late 2013 he founded his latest venture, Algean Property.
George holds a BA from AIU in California.