Board of Governors

The CIIM Board of Governors represents the interests of the corporate stakeholders, the business community and society at large. The Board of Governors sets policy guidelines for the management, approves its strategy and is responsible for overseeing the Institute’s business affairs and financial resources.

Chairman Emeritus

Mr. George Vasileiou, Former President of the Republic of Cyprus


Mr. John Joannides, Former General Manager, Cyprus Development Bank Limited


Mr. Manthos Mavrommatis, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the University of Cyprus, Former Chairman, Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Former Chairman of the Cyprus Youth Organisation and Member of the Board of the Cyprus State Fairs Authority

Dr. Andreas Pittas, Executive Chairman and Founder of MEDOCHEMIE Ltd, President of the Committee of Research & Innovation of the he Cyprus Employers & Industrialist Federation and Former Chairman of the Cyprus Employers’ and Industrialists’ Federation

Dr Michael Sarris, Member of the Board of Takis & Louki Nemitsas Foundation, Director, Chairman of Audit Committee and Member of Conflicts Committee at Navios Maritime Partners Lp, Non-Executive Independent Director and Member of Audit Committee AFI Development PLC, Former Minister of Finance, Former Non-Executive Chairman and Chairman of Nominations Committee Cyprus Popular Bank Public Co Ltd

Ms. Andri Georghiou, Executive Director, CDB Bank P.C.LTD

Mr. Alecos Stamatis, Former Chief Executive, Bank of Cyprus Oncology Centre

Mr. Andreas Kritiotis, Former CEO, Universal life LTD

Mr. Alkis Loizides, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Global Capital Securities and Financial Services LTD

Mr. Andreas Aloneftis, Private Consultant

Ms. Irena A. Georgiadou, Former Chairwoman, Hellenic Bank PLC

Mr. John Patrick Hourican, CEO, Bank of Cyprus PLC

Mr. Marios N. Shacolas, Executive Chairman & CEO, CTC PLC

Mr. Neoclis Nicolaou, Private Consultant

Mr. Symeon Kassianides, CEO and Chairman,Hyperion Systems Engineering LTD

Ex-Officio Member

Dr Theodore Panayotou, CIIM Director