Spyros Lioukas is Professor at the Department of Management Science & Technology of the Athens University of Economics and Business. He is teaching on business strategy, strategic change and governance in the International MBA, the Athens MBA, the MSc in HR and in undergraduate programs. Currently he directs the Strategy and Entrepreneurship research unit. He has served as Chairman of the above department as well as of the Department of Marketing.
A graduate in engineering from the National Technical University of Athens he received his Ph D. from the London Business School. He started his academic career as Senior Researcher Officer and continued as Lecturer at the London Business School.
He has published many papers in leading academic journals and his work has received international recognition. His current research interests are in strategy, change, entrepreneurship, governance and reputation. He is also interested in public management and in regulatory policies. Recently he has directed several research projects in these areas. He has also undertaken many consulting assignments for public organizations, government and private enterprises.
Prof. Lioukas has been Ambassador of Greece to the OECD ( 1996-2001). He has served as member of several public committees and task forces and haw been national representative in the European Commission in technology and innovation issues. He has also been advisor to the Public Power Corporation for many years. Currently is member of the Board of Directors in private companies and participates in some start ups in wind energy.