Michaelides Yiannos - BoD - Non executive member
Yiannos Michaelides has over 26 years of international business experience involving telecoms and media and he is currently the Founder and Managing Partner of YND Consulting LTD.
Till 31 March 2017, Mr. Michaelides occupied the post of Chief Executive Officer in GO Plc, the incumbent telecom operator in Malta.
Prior to his appointment to CEO in GO, Mr. Michaelides has served in Senior Executive positions at EITL in Dubai (the main shareholder of GO at the time), with responsibilities including portfolio management and value creation at EITL portfolio companies.
Before joining EITL he worked as Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Du in Dubai, the new integrated telecoms operator in the United Arab Emirates.
Prior to joining Du he worked for Areeba, the second mobile operator in Cyprus, where he held the position of Sales & Marketing Director.
From 1987 to 2001, he worked with Nortel Networks where he held various management positions both in North America, Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Mr. Yiannos Michaelides holds a B.Eng (honours), M.Eng from McGill University (Montreal, Canada) and an M.B.A. with distinction from Warwick Business School (UK).