Diomedes Kastanis

Head of Silicon Valley, Ericsson

Diomedes Kastanis leads Ericsson’s long-term technology vision and innovation across media, OSS, BSS and m-commerce. He is also responsible for university collaboration, industry thought leadership and advanced technology incubations. This includes technical community facilitation within Ericsson. Previously, Diomedes held the roles of researcher in the Institute of Computer Science of Crete, head of enterprise architecture BSS/OSS for Middle East and Africa and most recently, global head of product line and content delivery. Diomedes holds an advisory role in multiple forums, including the technology innovation forum for Greece. He has played a crucial role in the evolution of Ericsson’s media delivery and identity efforts with a vision towards a networked society. Diomedes holds several patents and has been published in a range of scientific publications. He earned an MSc. in Computer Science in Electrical Engineering and an MSc in Mathematics.