Byron Nicolaides

Founder and President, PEOPLECERT

Byron Nicolaides

Founder, Chairman & CEO of PeopleCert Group

President of European Informatics (CEPIS)

Born and grown up in Constantinople, Byron Nicolaides is a visionary entrepreneur. He founded PEOPLECERT 20 years ago and since then he transformed the company into a global player with presence in 180 countries.

PeopleCert (  is a Global Certification Organisation for  individuals,  offering a portfolio of 500 certifications and one of the most influential groups in its industry globally, with millions of exams through innovative, state-of-the-art technology platforms.

Byron is active in IT industry globally and has been elected in 2015 President of European Informatics (CEPIS, Council of European Professional Informatics Societies

CEPIS main aim is to promote the development of the information society in Europe and represents over 450,000 ICT and informatics professionals in 32 countries.

He is a long- standing Director of the Board of ECDL Foundation and active member in a variety of non- profit  organizations. He has delivered a number of speeches and lectures in universities and conferences throughout the world over the past years.

He  is married with two children and he is fluent in Greek, English, French and Turkish.