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. Prior to AXIA, Omiros successfully developed and managed an investment portfolio, focusing on quoted equity, 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. In the period 2002 to 2005, Omiros was the General Manager of Logicom Dubai, leading the company’s expansion and achieving significant turnover growth across the Gulf Cooperation Council and Pakistan region. Omiros has also worked for Arthur Andersen during the period 1998 to 2000. Omiros holds a BSc in Economics and Accounting from Hull University and an MBA from Imperial College. 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.