Panos Τ. Xenokostas Founder and Head, ONEX Technologies Group

Panos T. Xenokostas specializes in Diversified High-Tech Sector investments as the Head of Investment Opportunity Funds in the fields of Aviation, Nanotechnology, ICT, Aquaculture and Shipbuilding companies.

He is the founder and head of ONEX Technologies Group, headquartered in New York, while he maintains strategic partnerships with leading institutional investors for the implementation of investments in markets of South East Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Besides an active supporter of the Hellenic-American relations as a member of New York’s Diaspora, he also participates in the Board of Directors of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce (Athens), the Hellenic-American Chamber of Commerce (New York) where he has founded the New Technologies Committee, the General Council of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV), the Leadership 100, the Athens Club and supports the National Center of Scientific Research “Demokritos”. Panos T. Xenokostas has been awarded as one of the 10 Best European Entrepreneurs in the 2013/2014 European Business Awards (EBA). Further, in 2014 the Athens Chamber of Tradesmen awarded him for his “Innovation and Creative Entrepreneurship”.

Initially, he graduated as an Aeronautical Engineer and served as an Air Force Officer in key managing posts where he also received specialty trainings. He then retired (holding the rank of Captain), received his Master’s degree in Business Administration and was appointed chief managerial positions while also specialized specializing in high risk investments focusing in new technologies and early stages companies.

His exercise includes triathlon, swimming and marathon while he also knows martial arts. He lives with his spouse and their four children in New York.