Lambros Charissis


Product Manager

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  • City: London, UK
  • Current employer: Wise
  • Degree: Master of Science
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Born and raised in Germany, I have spent the last 3 years of my career in the Seattle, USA and have been working in London, UK since 2022 with the goal of developing personally and professionally. My main area of expertise is product management for developer platforms and platform products.

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Overview of top three skills, tools and competencies in each of the domains.


Lean Startup

Design Thinking

User-centric Design




Agile Leadership


Cloud-Native Computing


Distributed Systems




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Overview of projects and products I have worked on.

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Cloud Platform Self-Service

Technical Product Manager of Cloud Self-Service used by 600 developers to enable cloud migration.

Infrastructure Enables Innovation

Technical Product Manager for platorm team responsible for cloud infrastructure and platform enabling Mercedes-Benz connected car cloud-native journey

Container-based Car Architecture

Technical Product Manager for platorm team responsible for cloud infrastructure and platform enabling Mercedes-Benz Container-based Car Architecture

Mercedes-Benz Car Sharing App

Technical Project Manager end-to-end responsible for car sharing functionality provided to Mercedes-Benz App

Mercedes me Parking Services

Technical Project Manager for On-Street Parking and Real-Time Parking Services available in Mercedes-Benz cars and mobile app.

Mercedes me connect China

IT Consulting for Mercedes me connect platform rollout in China

Mercedes-Benz Connect Business

Technical Project Manager responsible for vehicle functions and vehicle data of connect business platform and enterprise launch

Nyuzi Blackwhite

Webmaster and IT Consulting

One Dollar Glasses

IT Consulting for website and office setup in Germany


Founder and developer


Overview of my certifications.

Product Leadership
Product Leadership

There's a huge difference between building features and leading product teams. This program focuses on how to build high-performance product teams, recruit top talent, develop your teams capabilities, manage up/down/across, and communicate effectively across functions. We will help you develop your unique leadership style as you learn the methods behind high-performing product teams.

In Progress

Professional Certificate in Product Management
Professional Certificate in Product Management

Professional Certificate programs are series of courses designed by industry leaders and top universities to build and enhance critical professional skills needed to succeed in today's most in-demand fields. Keys to successfully navigating the roles and responsibilities of being a product manager to champion change with internal and external collaborators and influencers. Embrace modern product leadership to form and motivate product teams, and grow organizations that can both discover and deliver products at scale.

April 2021

Professional Scrum Product Owner I

People that have passed PSPO I and achieved certification demonstrate a fundamental understanding of the Scrum framework, and how to apply it to maximize the value delivered with a product. They exhibit a dedication to continued professional development, and a high level of commitment to their field of practice. Achieving PSPO I is the minimum demonstration of knowledge any Professional Scrum Product Owner should be able to make.

May 2015

Professional Scrum Master I

People who have passed PSM I, achieving certification, demonstrate a fundamental level of Scrum mastery. PSM I certificate holders prove that they understand Scrum as described in the Scrum Guide and how to apply Scrum in Scrum Teams. PSM I holders have a consistent terminology and approach to Scrum.

February 2015

ISO/IEC 27001
ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security

EXIN Information Security Foundation is a relevant certification for all professionals who work with confidential information. It tests the understanding of concepts and value of information security as well as the threats and risks. ISO/IEC 27001 is widely known, providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS).

May 2018

Azure Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

Candidates for the Azure Fundamentals certification should have foundational knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. This certification is intended for candidates who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services or are new to Azure.

September 2020

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer

The Certified Kubernetes Application Developer exam certifies that users can design, build, configure, and expose cloud native applications for Kubernetes.

March 2020

Google AI
Perform Foundational Data, ML, and AI Tasks

Completed Foundational Data, ML, and AI Tasks quest, where you learn the basic features for the following machine learning and AI technologies: BigQuery, Cloud Speech AI, Cloud Natural Language API, AI Platform, Dataflow, Cloud Dataprep by Trifacta, Dataproc, and Video Intelligence API.

September 2020


Overview of awards, honors and scholarships.

Master's Degree in Compture Science passing grade "excellent with distinction" (cum laude)

Erasmus Mundus Scholarship

Exemption of tuition fees due to exceptional results (top 5% student in cohort)


Overview of publications.

Platform Engineering KPIs

Starting an internal Kubernetes offering

How Software Architects Drive Connected Vehicles

The Connected Car in the Cloud





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