The PMI Cyprus Chapter is the local chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI). It is a non-profit organization and aims to support the growth and development of project management practitioners in Cyprus, as well as to build awareness of the project management discipline and its critical role in the success of all types of organizations.
It aspires to be a forum for excellence in project management that will increase the effectiveness and value of professional project management for practitioners and organizations alike. The PMI Cyprus Chapter is the professional organization and resource of choice for project management in Cyprus.
We welcome members from all facets of projects and from all industries. Membership of the chapter will keep you in touch with project management developments, techniques, tools and standards. We serve our membership base and support the promotion and advancement of project management as a professional discipline in Cyprus. We also assist in the professional growth of our members, corporate organizations and communities.
Costas Tjiapouras, PMP®, MBA, M.Sc.Eng, has more than twenty years of experience in Program/Project Management and throughout his career has managed successfully a multitude of diverse and complex IT projects.
Currently he holds a position as a Program Manager – Digital Factory, at the Information Technology Department of Bank of Cyprus.
Evangelos Coutrouzas MBA, PMP®, DipM, MCIM, MCMI, has over twenty years of both project and portfolio management experience in financial services, IT and e-business sectors. He has successfully managed projects of various sizes and complexities, in Cyprus, Europe and the Middle East.
Currently, he is heading the PMO at the Cyprus Development Bank.
Vice President, Administration / Secretary
Christophoros Mitsides, MBA, PMP®, has spent the past twenty nine years of his career serving the financial industry, through many positions such as IT Manager, Operations Manager, Project Director and as a Manager Organization & Change.
Over his career, he has worked on numerous projects in the card industry, has co-operated with major card schemes and has issued a number of local card standards.
Vice President, Membership
Panayiotis Marinou is a Project Management Professional (PMP®) and holds an MSc in Management and a BSc in Business Administration, with specialisation in Economics and Finance. He is a founding member of the PMI Cyprus Chapter, offering voluntary services from the position of VP of Membership.
Panayiotis currently works at Infocredit Group, leading the Infocredit Professional Education division.
Vice President, Finance / Treasurer
IIoannis Chaniotis, MSBIT, PMP, excels at enabling technology to serve business outcomes and has held several senior-level management roles throughout his career. Currently, he is the Head of Technology at PwC Cyprus.
Vice President, Marketing
Alexia Yerolemou is a Project Management Professional (PMP®) and holds an MBA and BA (Hons) in Public Relations. A founding member of the PMI Cyprus Chapter, a project manager, PMO and Business Consultant in the IT industry.
The driving force behind her professional and voluntary approach is her belief and practice of grateful leadership and soft skills with emphasis on Emotional Intelligence and Ethics.
Vice President, Professional Development, Education and Events
Andreas Solomou, MBA, PMP®, MCT, MCTS, PRINCE2, CTP, has more than twenty five years of experience in Project Management, mainly in the fields of product development and education.
He currently works with public and private organisations as a project management SME and collaborates closely with various academic institutes delivering a wide range of project management related courses at the practitioner and academic level.
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