Chief Operating Officer, Group General Manager and member of the Executive Committee of AXIA
Omiros Pissarides joined AXIA in September 2010 and holds the position of COO and Group General Manager. Before AXIA, Omiros was the Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of a family office with an investment portfolio consisting of listed equities, real estate and hospitality industry assets. Prior to that, he was the Regional Channel Manager for Middle East, Africa and Pakistan of Nasdaq-quoted Intermec Technologies, executing a significant number of transactions and developing local partners and businesses across a range of countries. Before Intermec, Omiros was the General Manager of Logicom Dubai, leading the company’s expansion and achieving exceptional turnover growth across the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Omiros has also worked for Arthur Andersen during the period 1998 to 2000. Omiros holds an MBA and a Diploma in Management from Imperial College and a BSc in Economics and Accounting from Hull University. He has received a number of academic awards, most notably Imperial Colleges’ Joan Woodward memorial prize. Omiros also holds the Advanced Examination of the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, is a full member of the UK’s Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and sits on the Board of the Cyprus Investment Funds Association since 2013.