MBA Faculty

Prior to CIIM, Dr. Cleanthous held academic positions at New York University’s Stern School of Business (2003-2007) and at the University of Cyprus (2007-2012). He has also held positions at the International Monetary Fund and Korea University and has taught and presented in a multitude of universities and organizations worldwide.

His fields of research and teaching are strategic growth, strategic innovation, marketing strategy, competitive advertising and market research, specializing mainly in the tourism and healthcare industries.

He has consultancy and training experience in global, multinational, SME, start-up, private and public organizations, on strategy, innovation, marketing, and business intelligence. He also has consultancy experience in governmental and semi-governmental organizations and academic forums. He is currently serving on the Board of Governors of the Cyprus Tourism Organization (CTO).

“CIIM MBA is a unique experience… in an increasingly competitive business world”
Dr. Paris Cleanthous, Director of MBA

Resident Faculty

Visiting Faculty

  • Mike Berry, MSc with Distinction (Imperial College London), Visiting Lecturer and MSc Project Supervisor at the University of Warwick
  • Christopher Bovis, MPhil, LLM (University of Hull), Professor of International and European Business Law and Policy, Business School, University of Hull. Peter Clarke,PhD. (University College Dublin),Faculty University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Jacquie Drake, PhD (Cranfield University UK) Founder and Director of
  • Luis Filipe Lages, PhD (Warwick University), Associate Professor at the School of Economics and Management of Universidade Nova de Lisboa Portugal
  • Andrew Mayo, M.Sc Eng (Imperial College, London University) Managing Director of Mayo Learning International Ltd
  • Vassilios Peristeras, PhD (University of Macedonia Thessaloniki) Assistant Professor at the International Hellenic University
  • Bill Roche D.Phil (Nuffield College Oxford UK) Professor of Industrial Relations & Human Resources, University College Dublin
  • G.P. Shukla, Ph.D. (Harvard University) Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Studies, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University
  • Markos Zachariadis, MSc and PhD (London School of Economics) Assistant Professor at the Information Systems & Management Group Warwick Business School
  • David Zvilichovsky, PhD (Tel Aviv University Israel) Faculty Department of Economics, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Tel Aviv University
  • Oded Shenkar, PhD. (Columbia University) Ford Motor Company Chair in Global Business Management and Professor of Management and Human Resources, Fisher College of Business Ohio State University, USA
  • Vasilis Theoharakis PhD (University of Warwick, Warwick Business School UK) MBA Director of the Sheffield, Sheffield University UK

Local Visiting Faculty

  • Panayiotis Jacovides, MSc (Euromed Management – Grande Ecole of Marseille, France), CEO / Director of “The Expert’s Alliance – Jacovides & Associates Ltd”
  • Alkis Loizides, MBA (Stanford University Graduate School of Business), MPhil (Cambridge University), Co-Founder, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, Global Capital Securities and Financial Services Ltd