George Papageorgiou | Globaltraining

George Papageorgiou

George Papageorgiou

Lecturer - Digital Currency


George has a BSc in Aircraft Mechanical Engineering  as well as holding an MBA from Greenwhich University (UK).



George is a former officer of the Hellenic Air Force with 18 years of experience in military jet aircraft as well as working for an additional 8 years in Intellectual Property and Technology management consulting, drafting, examining and researching patents for global companies, several of which he is the inventor of. He acquired his MBA from Greenwich University and devoted completely to decentralized digital currencies and Blockchain technology since 2013, having been involved in all facets of Bitcoin since 2011 (trading, mining, startups, education).



Since 2014 George has administrated the University of Nicosia’s pioneering MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) in Digital Currency and co-lectures in two of the MSc in Digital Currency courses; Financial Systems and The Developing World. He also provides Digital Currency expertise throughout the MSc program.

He has presented Bitcoin in conferences in the US, Greece, Cyprus and frequently appeared in media as a commentator on the industry.