Dr Michaelas graduated from the American Academy Larnaca (High School) in 1990, and received his Bachelor Degree (BA(Hons) in Industrial Economics with Accounting) from the University of Nottingham in the UK in 1995. He then continued his postgraduate studies at Manchester Business School in the UK and in 1998 he received a Doctorate in Financial Economics (PH.D. in Financial Economics). From 1997 to 2000 he was researching/teaching business economics and financial management at Manchester Business School as a Research Fellow. His research work has been presented at international conferences and has been published in international academic journals. From the year 2000 until 2005 he has worked at Lefkoniko Stockbrokers Ltd (the Investment Banking Branch of the Cyprus Cooperative Banking Society) as Operations Manager. In the year 2005 has been appointed as General Manager of Demetra Investment Public Ltd, the largest investment company in Cyprus, a position he holds until today. He sits on the Board of a number of public and private companies.
Specialties:Corporate Finance, Private Equity Investments, Venture Capital, Investment Management,