Yiannis Karousos

Yiannis Karousos

Minister of Transport, Communications & Works

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Works is a highly developed Ministry with a huge range of responsibilities that has a major impact on the Cypriot economy as well as the daily life of the citizen. I want to assure the President of the Republic but also the citizens that we will achieve our goals methodically with hard work.

  • Religion:Christian Orthodox
  • Date of Birth:21 November 1979
  • Born In:Ayia Napa
  • Slogan:With Determination & Dynamism
Yiannis Karousos

Political Course

Minister of Transport, Communications & Works

Republic of Cyprus

(12.2019 - Today)

Has been assigned to act as Minister of Transport, Communications & Works by the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Nicos Anastasiades

Mayor of Ayia Napa

Ayia Napa

(2016 - 12.2019)

Re-elected as the Mayor of Ayia Napa

Mayor of Ayia Napa

Ayia Napa

(2013 - Today)

Elected as the Mayor of Ayia Napa

Elected Municipal Councillor

Ayia Napa City Hall, CY

(2006 - 2013)

In December 2006 he was elected a municipal councilor for the first time and re-elected in December 2011.

Founder & President

Ayia Napa Youth Council

(2010 - Today)

Founder and President of the Ayia Napa Youth Council.

Chairman - Committee of Tourism of the Municipality

Ayia Napa Municipality, CY

(2007 - 2016)

He was Chairman of the Committee of Tourism of the Municipality

Chairman - Youth Committee of the Municipality

Ayia Napa Municipality, CY

(2007 - 2016)

Chairman of the Youth Committee of the Municipality

Member - Cultural Committee of the Municipality

Ayia Napa Municipality, CY

(2011 - 2013)

Member of the Cultural Committee of the Municipality

Member of the School Board

School Board

(2007 - 2012)

Member of the School Board

Education

Lyceum

Paralimni Lyceum. UK

(1994-1997)

He has graduated from the Paralimni Lyceum. As a pupil, he was elected secretary of the central student council.

International Hospitality & Tourism Management, BSc (Hons)

University of Surrey, UK

(1999-2002)

He is a graduate of the University of Surrey, UK, with a BSc (Hons) degree in International Hospitality and Tourism Management, where he specialized in the strategic development of tourist destinations.

Business, MBA

French ESSEC Business School & American Cornell University

(2003 - 2005)

He holds a Masters degree from the French ESSEC Business School and the American Cornell University.

Chartered Marketer

Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK

(2009 - Today)

He holds the Chartered Marketer of the Chartered Institute of Marketing of the United Kingdom.