John Georgoulas has more than 15 years’ experience in corporate governance, finance, strategic planning, public and government affairs acquired in Greece and Cyprus.
Since 2010, he is the General Manager of The Economist events in Cyprus organizing two major events every year in the areas of Finance, Public policy and Energy and the General Manager for Cyprus for The Economist - The World in series Greece & Cyprus editions. On February 2017 he was appointed as a Board Member at the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus. He was the Senior advisor to the Chairman at The Paraskevaides Group and the Director of the International Presidential Business Advisory Council in Cyprus. He is the Cyprus representative of Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) in Cyprus and he served as a member of the board of Directors of G. Paraskevaides (Holding) ltd. John is a certified Director in Corporate Governance with specialization in Banking from INSEAD, he holds an MBA, a BSc in Business Information Systems and a Diploma of Higher Education in Computer Sciences.
He is an IVLP alumni of the Department of State of the USA on Entrepreneurship and business management and President of AHEPA (American Hellenic Progressive Educational Association) ACY001 in Cyprus. He is also a member of the Advisory Board of European University in Cyprus, he sits on the board of Friends of Shriners Hospitals for children Cyprus, he is the Advisor for Cyprus at Industry Disruptors and a Co-host for Global Entrepreneurship Week.