Costas Evripides, Chief Executive Officer, GENESIS Pharma S.A.

Costas Evripides is a founding member and GENESIS Pharma’s Chief Executive Officer.

Born in Nicosia, Cyprus in 1953, Costas Evripides has an Athens University (ASOEE) Economics degree and an MBA from the London Business School (LSE).

Costas Evripides has a long experience and in-depth knowledge of the pharmaceutical sector, having held the positions of Area Manager Mediterranean of Wellcome plc as well as Chairman and Managing Director of Wellcome Hellas. He is also a Board Member of the Hellenic Association of Pharmaceutical Companies (SFEE) and a member of the General Council of SEV, the Federation of Greek Industries. Since 2000, he is being elected President of the London Business School Greek Alumni Association, of which he has also been a founding member.

In 2006, Mr. C. Evripides was voted as the “Rapidly Developing Entrepreneur of the Year 2006” in the international competition “Entrepreneur Of The Year” held for the first time in Greece by Ernst & Young.