Allen and Unwin founder Spiros Kotsialos currently holds the position of Systems General Manager at Allen and Unwin (A&U).

Allen and Unwin is Australia’s leading independent publisher and has been voted “Publisher of the Year” twelve times, including the inaugural award in 1992 and ten times since 2000.  They publish around 250 new titles each year including literary and commercial fiction, a broad range of general non-fiction, academic and professional titles and books for children and young adults.

This flexible role is a special opportunity for Spiros who with his 17 years of publishing systems experience can help to enhance the workings of A&U, while still being able to develop and work on other start-up opportunities.

With the help of, Spiros works across all departments within the A&U business to build on their existing systems and where appropriate develop new ones.  He also provides direct management of Allen and Unwin’s IT staff.