He is a holder of a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and of a master’s degree with Commendation from Kingston University, London.
He worked in the Banking sector for over 30 years mostly in senior positions. In 2013 he resigned and established Purplan Management Services Ltd.
He has been member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, The Chartered Management Institute and the Association of Cost and Executive Accountants.
While being a senior executive of a multinational banking group he participated as a keynote speaker on strategic and financial issues at business conferences in various European cities (Paris, Milan, Kiev, Sofia, Athens, Thessaloniki etc).
He is an approved “Trainer of Vocational Training” by Human Resource Development Authority.
He has vast experience in Strategic Planning, Financial Analysis, Business Planning, Budgeting and Budgetary Control, Change Management and Human Resource Management
He holds an MSc. in organizational Sociology and Economics. He worked
as Business Consultant, Interim-Manager, Trainer and Coach in Germany, CEEMEA and China for several years.
He has also presented his work in executive seminars in various sectors.
He has developed and delivered in-house and public workshops and trainings for more than 3,000 participants (Leaders, Executives and Employees from different cultures in CEEMEA).
His most recent co-operations include multinational companies in Aircraft, Automotive, Telecommunications, Pharmaceutical as well as also SMEs in IT, Retail, Manufacturing, Business Management Academies etc.