Corporate Governance

The Board of Directors is the supreme managing body of the company. According to the Articles of Association, the powers and responsibilities granted to the Board of Directors by the General Meeting of Shareholders are the following:

  • Corporate assets management and allocation.
  • Representing the company to any third party.
  • Making decisions on all corporate matters that fall within the corporate scope.
  • Assigning solely in written the powers and responsibilities of the Board and the representation of the company to one or more persons, either members or not, and determining the extent of the assignment.

The company's Board of Directors consists of:

Alex Jacovides


Alex Jacovides is one of the founding members of Genesis Pharma. Mr Jacovides currently serves as Chairman of the Board and is responsible for its Strategic Development. He has a Bachelor and a Master of Science Degree (BSc and MSc) in Chemical Engineering with distinction from Imperial College, London. With...

Aris Jacovides

Vice President

Aris Jacovides is one of the founding members of Genesis Pharma and currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Board. Aris has a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Chemistry from City University London, and holds an MBA from INSEAD Business School in Fontainebleau, France. After fulfilling his mandatory duties...

Costas Evripides

Managing Director

Costas Evripides is the Managing Director and one of the founding members of Genesis Pharma. Mr Evripides holds an Athens University (ASOEE) Economics degree and an MBA from the London Business School. He started his managerial career in PepsiCo International as Assistant Country Manager for Greece and Cyprus (1979‐1983). Costas...

Sotiris Jacovides

Non Executive Director

Soterios (Sotos) Jacovides is a Non Executive Director on the Board of Directors. Sotos has graduated from the Business School of the University of West London. He is the President and CEO of the MSJ Group in Cyprus. He also serves as the President & Managing Director of M.S. Jacovides...