Christos Kritikos

Christos Kritikos

Mentor – Idea Platform


Christos Kritikos is a US-based startup strategist, product expert, coach/mentor and dreamer.

He is the Product Lead at Programize and also the Founder of Emerging Humanity (, which helps entrepreneurs tackle startup chaos, gain market traction, and become fundable.

Christos has participated in several companies, consulted dozens of clients, and mentored numerous founders, helping with the growing pains of startups. Moreover, he has been a contributor at innovation initiatives all around the world.

His education includes an MSc in Computer Science (UCLA, Fulbright Scholar) and certifications in Design Thinking, Product Management,
Brand Management and Product Marketing.

Christos specializes in consumer-facing startups in health & wellness, education, travel & hospitality, economic development, social impact, and lifestyle.