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Dr. Ilias Visvikis
Prof. Ilias Visvikis (BA, MSc, MSc, PhD) joined the American University of Sharjah in September 2017 as Professor of Finance and Director of the Center for Executive and Professional Education (CEPE). He is Associate Editor of "Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review" and "Multinational Finance Journal". He is Visiting Professor at ICMA Centre at Henley Business School, University of Reading (UK). Previously he was Professor and Director of Executive Education and Professional Development at World Maritime University in Sweden (2012-2017). Before that he was Associate Professor and Academic Director of graduate shipping programs (MBA & MSc) at ALBA Graduate Business School at the American College of Greece (2005-2012). He has taught at several universities around the world, while he has an extensive international experience in consultancy and executive education. His research interests are on financial management and investments, shipping finance, financial and shipping derivatives and risk management. His research work has been published in international refereed scientific journals, books and magazines, and has received numerous citations. He is co-author of the Derivatives and Risk Management in Shipping (2006), co-editor of the Theory and Practice of Shipping Freight Derivatives (2011), co-editor of the The International Handbook of Shipping Finance (2016), and co-editor of the Shipping Operations Management (2017). He has extensively presented his work in international academic and business conferences held in USA, Europe and Asia. He serves as Editorial Board Member of scientific journals, member of conference steering committees and reviewer for scientific journals. He has held posts in the Central Securities Depository of Greece and in the derivatives market of the Athens Exchange.
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