Αcademic Board

Committed to its vision for delivering high quality graduate and post-graduate programmes that promote the intellectual and academic progress of the students, Metropolitan College has established an Academic Board. Members of the Board are globally distinguished personalities who support Metropolitan College's mission to provide the highest possible level of education. They are responsible for Metropolitan College's future strategy and have a non executive role.

Chairman

sumvoulioDinosArcoumanis1612eartProfessor Dinos Arcoumanis FREng
Professor Emeritus and Former Vice-President, City, University of London
Former Ambassador of Greece for Energy Policy & Technologies
Honorary Professor of Shanghai JiaoTong University and Tianjing University, China and Peter the Great Polytechnic University, Russia
Former Director & Member of the Board, Angelicoussis Shipping Group
Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Members

ProfDavidRhindC1612eProfessor David Rhind CBE FRS FBA
Past Chairman, Nuffield Foundation
Former Vice-Chancellor, City, University of London
Former Deputy Chairman, UK Statistics Authority
Former Member Board of Directors for the Bank of England
Former Chief Executive, UK Ordnance Survey
Fellow of the Royal Society
Fellow of the British Academy

ProfMaurits1612eProfessor Maurits van Rooijen
Rector & CEO, Global University Systems
Former President, Compostella Group of Universities
Former Rector, Magnificus of Nyenrode University, The Netherlands

SirEfthimiosMitropoulos1612eSir Efthimios Mitropoulos KCMG
Secretary-General Emeritus of International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
Chairman, Maria Tsakos Foundation
Honorary Doctor, City, University of London

MrConstantinosRodopoulos1612eMr Constantinos Rodopoulos
Chairman, MITROPOLITIKO-AKMI Educational Group
President, Metropolitan College

ProfSirAdrianSmithFRS 1612eProfessor Sir Adrian Smith FRS
Director, Alan Turing Institute
Former Vice-Chancellor, University of London
Former Vice-Chancellor, Queen Mary, University of London
Former Director General, Science and Research BIS
Fellow of the Royal Society

GeorgeTsavrilis1612Mr George Tsavliris
Principal, Tsavliris Maritime Corporation & Tsavliris Shipping
President Cyprus Maritime Environment Protection Association (CYMEPA)

DrLoukasBarbaris1612eDr Loukas Barbaris
President and Technical Director, Safe Bulkers Inc.

ProfPeterKopelman1612eProfessor Peter Kopelman FRCP
FFacMED (Hon)
Former Interim Vice-Chancellor, University of London
Former Principal, St. George’s, University of London
Former Vice-Principal, Queen Mary, University of London
Honorary Consultant, St.George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2008-15)

MrAnastasiosTzikas1612eMr Anastasios Tzikas
President, ΔΕΘ-HELEXPO SA Greece
President, Federation of Hellenic ICT Enterprises (SEPE)

ProfessorGailWhiteford1612eProfessor Gail Whiteford
Professor, School of Allied Health Sciences, Griffith University
Chair, OT Australia Research Foundation,
Board member, Mid North coast LHD, NSW Health

MrDimitrisDiamantis1612eMr Dimitrios Diamantis
Ex Officio member
Director General, Metropolitan College