Members of the Board of Directors

The Board of Directors has the primary responsibility for internal governance at                 RCB Bank Ltd. Currently, the Board of Directors of RCB Bank Ltd has the following members:

Mr Panayiotis Loizides - Chairman

Qualifications:

  • 1970, Degree in Management (British Institute of Management).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Dr Kirill Zimarin - Chief Executive Officer

Qualifications:

  • 2015, Doctorate in Economics (Lomonosov Moscow State University);
  • 1996, PhD in Economics (Lomonosov Moscow State University);
  • 1993, Degree in Economics of Foreign Countries and International Relations (Lomonosov Moscow State University).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • President of the Association of International Banks in Cyprus.
Mr Sotirios Zackheos - Executive Director

Qualifications:

  • 1977, Master in Political Sciences (Stanford University);
  • 1976, Degree in Economics (University of Athens);
  • 1972, Degree in Law (University of Athens).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Whotrades Ltd;
  • Member of the Board of Directors of S.ZACKHEOS & ASSOCIATES LIMITED.
Dr Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 1979, Licentiate in Social Sciences (equivalent to PhD) in Sociology and Political Sciences (University of Helsinki);
  • 1974, Degree in Public Law and Political Sciences (University of Athens);
  • 1972, Degree in Law (University of Athens);

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Mr Vadim Levin - Non-Executive

Qualifications:

  • 1988, PhD in Economics (Leningrad Institute of Finance and Economics);
  • 1985, Degree in International Economics (Leningrad Institute of Finance and Economics).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Dr Martin Czurda - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 1988, Doctorate in Economics (University of Economics, Vienna);
  • 1983, Master in Commercial Science (University of Economics, Vienna);
  • Studies in Political Science (University of Vienna).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Mr Sergey Kovtun - Non-Executive

Qualifications:

  • 1997, Economist specializing in international economic relations (Moscow State Institute of International Relations);
  • ACCA.

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Sir Christopher Pissarides - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 2013, Regius Professor of Economics (London School of Economics);
  • 2010, Nobel Prize Winner in Economics;
  • 1973, PhD in Economics (London School of Economics);
  • 1971, MA in Economics (University of Essex);
  • 1970, BA in Economics (University of Essex);

Directorships in other organisations:

  • Member of the Board of Directors of Axia Ventures Group Ltd.
Mr Andreas Tryfonides - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 1980, Postgraduate Diploma in Economic Analysis (University of Kent);
  • 1972, Diploma in Economics (University of Athens).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • Executive director of the Board of Directors of CNTR Consultants Ltd.
Mr Petros Clerides - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 1984, Advanced Legal Drafting (University of Bangladesh);
  • 1977, Legal Drafting (University of West Indies);
  • 1969, Legal Degree (University of Athens).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • None.
Ms Agni Jacovides - Independent

Qualifications:

  • 1978, BA in Economics with specialization in Mathematical Economics and Econometrics (The London School of Economics and Political Science);
  • 1979, MA in Management Science ( Imperial College of Science and Technology).

Directorships in other organisations:

  • Non-executive director of IPET technologies & CYPET technologies Ltd;
  • Non-executive director of NIPD Genetics Public Company Ltd;
  • Non-executive director and secretary of Kramvis Estates Ltd.