Ioannis Christodoulou

Guest Lecturer

 

 

E-mail: i.christodoulou@spbu.ru

 

 

EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC DEGREES

  • 2010 - PhD, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Greece

  • 2003 - MBA, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Greece

  • 2001 - Bachelor of Marketing and Management, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Greece

 

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS

  • Strategic Management

  • middle management

  • Adoption and implementation of strategic decisions

  • The complexity and randomness

  • Strategy as Practice

 

KEY PUBLICATIONS

Publications in refereed collections of international conferences

  • Dassler T. and Christodoulou I., 2015, Value & Predictability within the RBV of the Firm: A critical review of the resource-based and related literature, Track: Strategy, Full Paper, British Academy οf Management (BAM) Conference, Portsmouth, UK.

  • Haj Youssef M., Christodoulou I., Dassler T., 2015, '' How Formal and Informal Institutions of Middle Eastern Countries Influence Managerial Discretion: An Empirical Investigation '', Track: Strategy, Developmental Paper, British Academy οf Management ( BAM) Conference, Portsmouth, UK.

  • Pisano P., Pironti M., Christodoulou I., 2013, '' The open long tail model between new culture and digital technology '', XXV Sinergie annual Conference '' Innovation for business competitiveness '' 24-25 October - Università Politecnica delle Marche - Ancona / Italy - Best Paper Award

  • Christodoulou I, Poulis E, Poulis K., 2013, 'Developing Dynamic Capabilities to Address "Mutating" Competitive Forces ", Track Dynamic Capabilities: Theoretical Approaches and Practical Applications. European Academy of Management Conference (EURAM), Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Christodoulou I, Poulis E, Poulis K., 2013, 'Dynamic Capabilities and the Middle Manager. Theoretical underpinnings and future prospects ", Track:. Strategy, Full paper, British Academy οf Management (BAM) Conference, Liverpool, UK.

  • Christodoulou I, Poulis E, Poulis K., 2012, '' Middle Managers as Facilitators in the Development of Dynamic Capabilities ", Track: Strategic Management, Full paper, British Academy οf Management (BAM) Conference, Cardiff, UK.

  • Christodoulou I, Poulis E, Poulis K., 2012, '' Middle Managers and Dynamic Capabilities. Taking Stock and Moving Ahead. An investigation of Middle Managers Roles contributing in the Creation of Dynamic Capabilities '', Track Dynamic Capabilities: Theoretical Approaches and Practical Applications. European Academy of Management Conference (EURAM), Rotterdam, Netherlands.

  • Christodoulou I.P., Papadakis V., 2011, Coming out from the Shadow. An Empirical Investigation of Middle Managers Strategic Behaviour. Testing a Multi-Dimensional Model Academy οf Management (BAM) Conference, Birmingham, UK.

  • Christodoulou I.P., Papadakis V., 2009, A Holistic View of the Middle Management Role in the Contemporary Business Environment. Constructing a Multi-Theoretic Model. Track: Strategy As Practice, Full paper, British Academy οf Management (BAM) Conference, Brighton, UK.

  • Christodoulou I.P., 2006, The Strategic Role of Middle Managers in Strategic Decision Making, An empirical Approach, Track: Strategy as Practice, Full Paper, British Academy of Management (BAM) Conference, Belfast, UK.

 

PAPERS AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

  • European Management Review (with 01.2014)

  • Management Decision Journal (from 09.2013)

  • International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal (from 09.2013).

  • The European Academy of Management (EURAM) 2010 Conference (Rome, Italy), 2011 (Tallinn, Estonia), 2012 (Rotterdam, Netherlands), 2013 (Istanbul, Turkey), 2014 (Valencia, Spain).

  • The British Academy of Management (BAM in UK) 2009 Conference (Brighton), 2010 (Sheffield), 2011 (Birmingham), 2012 (Cardiff), 2013 (Liverpool) 2014 (Belfast).

  • Keeping sections: British Academy of Management, track Strategy as Practise, (2011, 2012), track Strategic Management (2012), track Strategy (2013), European Academy of Management, track Dynamic Capabilities (2011, 2012, 2013).

 

INTERNSHIP ABROAD

  • ''Strategy Lessons from Great Leaders '', TEDx Houses of Parliament on Democracy and Representation - Master Class. , London, UK, 27/06/2014

  • "Strategic Advices for Successful Business Transfers of SME's", Transfer of Knowledge - Transfer of Capital EU Programme event in Athens Chamber of Small and Medium Enterprises, Athens, Greece, 31/10/2012.

  • 'Managing Strategic Change', Department of Management Science and Marketing, Athens University of Economics and Business, Athens - Greece, 20/03/2009

  • "The contribution of Chaos Theory to the Contemporary Strategic Thought - Strategy as a Structured Chaos", Convention: "Chaos, A New Science and the variety of its Applications, 09/07/03 in Springfield Shipments-Onassis Foundation, Athens - Greece.

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

  • Teaching Fellow of the Higher Education Academy plus an Award of a £ 2.000 scholarship from the University of Westminster for my contribution to teaching and development.

  • Best Teacher Award and Best Supervisor Award received annually, for the past 3 years, in University of Westminster with record nominations by students amongst all faculties.

  • Athens University of Economics and Business, M.B.A. Programme (2001-2003). Highest Grade of Diplomatic Dissertation - Outstanding 10/10.

  • M.B.A. programme of Budapest University of Economics and Public Administration (2002 - 2003). Bursary for achieving the top mark of the second semester 9.5 / 10.

  • Athens University of Economics and Business, M.B.A. Programme (2001-2003). 'Socrates "European Union scholarship for the 4th Semester (second year of the programme to participate in the M.B.A. of Budapest's University of Economics (Corvinus) in Hungary).

  • Athens University of Economics and Business, M.B.A. Programme (2001-2003). '2nd Higher Grade during the 1st Semester - academic year 2001.

  • Greek State Scholarship's Foundation (1999-2000). Scholarship for top mark in the of the third year of Undergraduate studies in Athens University of Economics and Business, Bachelor Programme of Marketing and Decisions Science (1997-2001).

  • Greek State Scholarship's Foundation (1998-1999). Scholarship for top mark in the second year of Undergraduate studies in Athens University of Economics and Business, Bachelor Programme of Marketing and Decisions Science (1997-2001).

  • Greek Ministry of National Education (school years 1990-1991, 1991-1992, 1992-1993, 1994-1995, 1995-1996, 1996-1997). Honoured scholar for the top mark in the exams.

  • 1st place in Crete and amongst the first in Greece at the Greek National Examinations entering the Athens University of Economics and Business.

  • 1st place (administrative member), with the Greek Winning Team, in the European Union's competition re "Euro" currency, visiting the European Parliament - Strasbourg 03-10 / 03/1997, Euroschola Project: «Members of the EEC Parliament for one day »(chosen after participating in a national writing competition).

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES 

  • 02-04 / 2015 Fire Department City Hall of London, United Kingdom

    Strategic Advisor
    11/2012 - 11/2013 Commerce and Industry palatapredpriyaty SME of Athens (ACSMI), Greece
    Strategic Advisor

  • 06/2009 - 08/2011 NRG Metrics - New Ratings Governance, Greece
    www.nrgmetrics.com
    Supervisor - Partner

  • 01/2009 - 09/2010 NRG Metrics - New Ratings Governance, Greece
    Corporate Governance Ratings - www.nrgmetrics.com
    Supervisor - partner

  • 10/2007 - 01/2009 "Tetras Consulting" Knowledge, Innovation and Development Consultants. www.tetras-consult.gr
    Strategic Marketing Manager - Partner

 

Membership in professional associations 

  • European Management Review (Reviewer 01/2014 - Today)

  • Management Decision Journal (Reviewer 09/2013 - Today)
  • International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal (Reviewer 09/2013 - Today).

  • European Academy of Management, Member / Reviewer (2011 - today)

  • British Academy of Management, Reviewer (2010 - today), Member (2006 - today)

  • EURODOC, Member (2004 - today)

  • Cognitive Edge, Accredited Practitioner and Member (2009 - today)

  • Presencing Institute, Member (2009 - today)

  • Hellenic Association of Doctoral Researchers, Public Relations - PR Representative (2004-2007), Member (2004 - today)

  • MBA Alumni of Athens University of Economics and Business, Member (2003 - today)

  • Greek Marketing Academy, Member (2009 - today)

  • JADE HELLAS (Greek Federation of Junior Enterprises, member of JADE EU), Programmes Developer (2005-2007), Member (2005 - today)

  • Hellenic Institute of Marketing, Member (2002 - today)

  • Hellenic Management Association, Member (2001 - today)

  • Economic Chamber of Greece, Member (2001 - today)

  • Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Member (2001 - today)

Courses taught at GSOM

  • Contemporary Strategy Analysis
  • Strategic Decisions / Strategy II