George Chountas
Global rank:
1,335 / 25,132
Skill pts: 21
My work and passion is Product Design Development with proven track record, constantly learning new skills since graduating with a Mechanical Engineering degree in 2006. Skilled in a large number of technical subjects as well as in end-to-end project management. Capable to translate customer requirements to system specifications from concept design to rapid prototyping (3D printing, prototype tooling for injection molding, PCB prototyping). Upon requested, a connection with a vast amount of fully qualified partners in Europe and Asia for mass production needs is possible.

Portfolio

Design Entries

Private project
Private project

Experience

  • Technical Director Filisia Interfaces LTD Jan 2014 – Present 5 yrs 9 mos London, UK Designing accessible IoT devices, health assistive technology and machine learning tools from user-centric specification research to mass production. - Designed a patent pending device. - Won the BETT 2017 award, best Special Education Needs product (the biggest educational Technology Show in the world). - Awarded from the European Investment Bank (2015) and Ashoka (2016).
  • Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Micrel Medical Devices SA Jan 2010 – Present 9 yrs 9 mos Greece Design of medical devices and accessories. In house rapid prototyping (using CAD/FEA/CAM/CAE – CNC milling and turning - 3D printing - Laser and injection moulding machinery). Stamping, die casting, injection moulding and multi-material technology expertise. Fixture/ jig and testing equipment design and manufacturing. Process validation (IQ,OQ,PQ) experience. QA/QC and production work instructions authoring. Risk assessment, documentation and TMV implementation for compliance with medical standards (ISO 13485, ISO 60601).

Other experience

  • Urban Designer 80% new building urban structural and electromechanical design with AutoCAD. 10% 3D Studio Max rendering. 10% construction supervision.
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Languages

Greek Native or bilingual proficiency

English Professional working proficiency

German Elementary proficiency

Location

Athens, Attiki, Greece