Directors’ Curricula Vitae

Antonios Antoniou – Executive Chairman 

Mr. Antonios Antoniou was born in London in 1954. He studied at the University of London where he obtained a BSc (Hons) degree and a postgraduate diploma. Mr. Α. Antoniou worked for 5 years as a Biochemist at University College London and for 3 years as a Computer Systems Analyst at British Gas Headquarters in London. He was a founding partner of AMER World Research Ltd and Deputy General Manager from 1983 until 1998. From 1998 until 2006 he served as Senior Vice President (Operations and Systems) of Nielsen Europe and was a member of the European Executive Committee. As from February 2008 he has been the Executive Chairman of Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Ltd. He is a Member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation and a Member of its Executive Committee.

 

George St. Galatariotis

Mr. George St. Galatariotis was born in Limassol in 1947. He studied Business Administration at City Polytechnic in London. Mr. George Galatariotis is Executive Chairman of Galatariotis Group of Companies, Executive Chairman of The Cyprus Cement Public Company Ltd and K&G Complex Public Company Ltd. He is also Member of the Board of Directors of several private and public companies. He is a Trustee of the Cyprus Conservation Foundation (Terra Cypria). Mr. George Galatariotis has also served as a member of the Board of Limassol Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Cyprus Ports Authority. As from 2017 Mr. Galatariotis is a member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation. 

 

 
Costas St. Galatariotis

Mr. Costas St. Galatariotis was born in Limassol in 1963. He graduated the 5th Gymnasium of Limassol and he studied Economics, Industry and Commerce at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Mr. Costas Galatariotis is Executive Chairman of the Galatariotis Group of Companies, Executive Chairman of C.C.C. Tourist Enterprises Public Company Ltd and member of Boards of Directors of several private and public companies. He is a member of the board of directors of the Association of Cyprus Tourist Enterprises (ACTE). Mr. Costas St. Galatariotis is Chairman of the Audit Committee of Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Limited since 2008. Mr. Costas St. Galatariotis has served as Honorary Consul General of Japan in Cyprus from 2007 until 2012. Since September 2014 he is the President of the Board of the Limassol Chamber of Commerce and Industry.


 
Stavros G. Galatariotis

Mr. Stavros Galatariotis was born in Limassol in 1976. In 1999 he graduated from the University of Surrey with a BSc in Business Economics (First Class). During his studies he was awarded the CIMA award by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Stavros holds an MBA from the Cyprus International Institute of Management. Since 2000, Stavros Galatariotis is an Executive Director of the Galatariotis Group of Companies and a member of the Board of Directors of several private and public companies. He is a Director of Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Ltd since 2008.


 
Costas Koutsos

Mr. Costas Koutsos is the Executive Chairman of KEO Plc and Member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Mining Public Company Ltd. Between 1978 and 2011 he was the Managing Director of BMS Metal Pipes Industries Group. He is a Financial Consultant, Companies Tax Consultant, Secretary and Member of the Board of Directors of other private companies. Mr. C. Koutsos is a qualified accountant and he has worked for twelve years in a senior position in an international audit firm. He has a perennial experience in the Cyprus Stock Exchange Market. He is an active member of various charitable foundations. He served as Member of the Board of Directors of Cyprus Metal Industry Association, member of the Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation from 1985 to 2011.

 

 
Charalambos P. Panayiotou

Mr. Charalambos Panayiotou was born on the 6th of July 1971. He studied Management Sciences (BSc) at the London School of Economics and Political Science (1993). He joined Coopers & Lybrand as a Chartered Accountant trainee in the audit and tax department from 1993 to 1996. He is a member of “The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales” as well as a Member of “The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus” since 1996. He then joined the Cyprus Popular Bank Ltd. In 2000 he was appointed Financial Controller of the Holy Bishopric of Paphos, Executive member of the Board of Directors of St. George Hotel (Management) Ltd as well as of SM Tsada Golf Ltd until September 2010, upon which date he was appointed as Managing Director of the KEO PLC Group. He is a Member of the Board of Directors of Hellenic Mining Group Companies. He served as a Member of the Board of the Hellenic Bank Public Company Ltd from June 2005 to January 2014. During this same period he served as Chairman of the Hellenic Bank (Investments) Ltd. As from 2017 Mr. Panayiotou is a member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation.


 
Maurizio Mansi Montenegro

Mr. Maurizio Mansi Montenegro was born on March 10, 1962. He holds a degree in Statistical Science from Rome University “La Sapienza”, and a post-graduate degree in Strategic and International Marketing from SDA Βocconi (Milan), after having attended the International Executive Programme at “Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires” (INSEAD). He started his career in Hewlett- Packard as a Business Analyst, then as a Strategic Planning Specialist in Augusta – Westland. In 1990, he joined Italcementi Group as a Marketing Analyst Coordinator and, after seven years of experience in the Group’s Strategic Plan Direction, he has been responsible for Cement Commercial activities in Egypt. In 2007 he was appointed as Assistant to the C.E.O. of Italcementi S.p.A., and between 2009 and 2016 he was the Managing Director of Interbulk Trading S.A. Since January the 1st 2017 he is the Deputy C.E.O. of HC Trading BV, the trading company of Heidelberg Cement Group. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Intercom S.r.l., Intercom Libya F.Z.C, Hilal Cement Co., and Al Mahaliya Ready Mix Concrete Co.


 
Antonis Mikellides

Mr. Antonis Mikellides was born in London in 1978. He studied at the University of Westminster where he obtained a BA degree in Business Computing and holds a Postgraduate degree in Shipping, Trade and Finance from City University London as well as a diploma in Terrorism Studies, focusing mainly on Marine Piracy, from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. Mr. Α. Mikellides joined Zela Shipping Co Ltd in London in 2002 as a fleet operator, and in 2006 was in charge of restructuring the fleet’s management company in Piraeus Greece. As from 2010 he has been a Director, Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President of Olympia Ocean Carriers Ltd and in 2012 also became a Director of Sea Trade Holdings. Mr. Antonis Mikellides has been elected on the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners since 2009.


 
Christophe Allouchery

Mr. Christophe Allouchery was born in France in 1971. Christophe graduated in Economics from Paris II University, and holds two Master’s degrees in Finance awarded in 1996 from Paris School of Business. He started his career in Grant Thorton in 1997 as financial auditor and in 2000 he joined Ciments Calcia in Guerville (France), member of Italcementi Group, as Head of Analytical Accounting and then Head of Cement Controlling. In 2010 he moved to Italcementi Group Headquarters in Bergamo (Italy) and was promoted Senior Zone Controller – Assistant to the Zone Manager, responsible for Egypt, Greece, Bulgaria, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Kazakhstan and Turkey. He is the Finance Director of the Bulgarian and Albanian activities of Heidelberg Cement since October 2016 and Chief Financial Officer and Board member of Halyps Building Materials in Athens (Greece) since 2013. He is also member of the board of Devnya Cement, Vulkan Cement, Lyulyaka Materials and Devnya Business Center, all located in Bulgaria.

 

Stelios S. Anastasiades 

Mr. Stelios S. Anastasiades is a Mechanical Engineer aged 63. He was awarded a First Class Honours B.Sc. (Eng) degree from the Queen Mary College and a M.Sc. degree and D.I.C from the Imperial College, University of London. 
Mr. Anastasiades is the Managing Director of KONE Elevators Cyprus Ltd, the leading Company in Cyprus in the field of lifts and escalators with 90 employees and an annual turnover of €9,0 million. 
He is the President of the Nicosia Chamber of Commerce and Industry, a member of the executive committee of the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, a member of the Cyprus Technical Chamber and a member of the Labour Court. In the past he served as Vice Chairman of Eurocypria Airlines, member of the Board of Social Insurance, member of the Board of the Loan Commissioners and member of the board of the Cyprus Organization for Standards and Quality Control. 

 


Antonios Katsifos 

Mr. Antonios Katsifos was born in Athens in 1955. He studied at the National Technical University of Athens where he obtained a Degree as Mining and Metallurgy Engineer and he successfully completed the Accelerated Development program at London Business School. 
He worked for 10 years, from 1981 until 1991, as Mining Engineer in underground operations at Greek Bauxite of Elikon S.A. at Distomon Viotias and at METVA S.A. at Molaoi Lakonias, Greece. He works for the same group of companies in Greece, now Heidelberg Cement, for more than 25 years. In 1991, he joined ET BETON, a concrete production company as production manager in Athens, and in 1995 he became Vice President and Managing Director at DOMIKI BETON at Heraclion Creta, a position held until 2001. 
In 1999 he became General Director of HALYPS QUARRY in Attica and in 2001 Sales and Marketing Director of HALYPS CEMENT. He is now Sales and Marketing Director in Cement and Aggregates activity at HALYPS BUILDING MATERIALS S.A. having served simultaneously the position of Sales Director for the concrete activity during 2013 until 2015. He is member of the Board of Directors of the Hellenic Cement Industry Association and of the Mining and Quarry Association in Greece, as Halyps representative.

 

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