On Tuesday June 30th 2015 in the presence of 83 members, the Annual General Meeting of our Association was held at Eleon Leisure Park in Nicosia. This year, following the standard procedure of reference to the work done and the Association’s financials, elections took place for the new Board of Directors for the period 2015-2017. A total of 13 of our members showed interest to be elected.In addition, at the Meeting, with great pleasure participants approved the voting for honoring Mr Costas Papakyriacou as Honorary President for his outstanding contribution and long-standing service to the Association. Moreover, Mr Papakyriacou’s donation was announced, consisting of hundreds of books he possesses relating to Human Resource Management, towards the creation of a library at the Association premises.

Members of the Association who participated in the Legion Run 2015 shared with everyone their impressions of the experience, whilst a cocktail later on gave all the opportunity to enjoy casual discussions with their colleagues at the Eleon’s outdoors space.

Based on the results of the voting and the Board’s composition that followed on the same evening, the new Board of Directors for the period 2015 – 2017 is as follows:

President: George Pantelides, Partner and Head of the Consulting Services Department, Deloitte Ltd
Vice-President: Elena Stavrinou, Managing Director/HR Business Partner, Let’s Talk! Human Potential Ltd
Secretary: Panayiotis Thrasyvoulou, HR & Quality Manager, Unicars Ltd
Treasurer: Kyriacos Andreou, Manager, Human Capital Services, Consulting, Deloitte Ltd
Assistant Secretary: Maria Stylianou –Theodorou, Head of Research and Strategic Planning Department, Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation
Publications and Communication Representative: Maria Georgiou, Learning and Development Director & Member of the Consulting Team, PwC Cyprus
Public Relations and Marketing Representative: Athena Neophytou, HR Assistant Manager, C.A Papaellinas Emporiki Ltd (Alphamega Hypermarkets)
Research and International Relations Representative: Natasa Iacovides, Senior Manager HR, Hermes Airports Ltd
Corporate Social Responsibility and Education Representative: Elli Matsouka, Human Resources and Development Manager, EMEA region, Amicorp

We would like to thank the “Gold Sponsor” of the event: George Z. Georgiou & Associates LLC