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Panayiotis Agathocleous
Limassol Port Manager, Cyprus Ports Authority


Panayiotis Agathocleous is the Limassol Port Manager, of the Cyprus Ports Authority, being appointed in this position in December 2017, after serving for the last 18 years through various administrative positions within the Cyrus Ports Authority. He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies, an MBA and an MA in Port Management. Previously he was employed in Andreas Neocleous & Co, one of the largest Law Firms in Cyprus, dealing with strategic management, and acting as the quality manager of the firm and as a consultant on business development to the firm’s Managing Director. During his eighteen year service with Cyprus Ports Authority, he had been dealing with operational matters of all Cyprus ports, with the introduction in ports of the ISPS Code, with harmonisation of Cyprus ports legal framework with EU Directives, preparation of feasibility studies and establishing strategies and development plans of the Organisation. He has also been deeply involved in EU co-funded projects, while representing Cyprus Ports Authority in various forums, conferences and seminars. Lately he was part of the Cyprus Ports Authority team in the commercialisation process of Limassol port services