The General Assembly of the ALBA founding and corporate members is the overall governing body of ALBA. The Board of Directors consists of prominent business and academic leaders, partly appointed as representatives of the major Greek business community organizations [Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (ΣΕΒ), the Hellenic Management Association (ΕΕΔΕ) and the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ΕΒΕΑ)] and partly elected by the General Assembly of ALBA. The Dean has the overall responsibility to operate ALBA and implement the strategies and policies approved by the Board of Directors. The ALBA Academic Council, consisting of a select group of internationally distinguished business schools professors, reviews the annual progress and offers guidance on strategic issues.
Corporate Members form the backbone of ALBA by supporting the School and taking part in decision-making and long-term planning.
Corporate Members make a one-time financial pledge and are given priority in accessing educational and other benefits and activities that ALBA offers. Currently, ALBA has 88 Corporate Members:
As stipulated in ALBA's Charter and according to its established practices, Corporate Members are entitled to the following prerogatives:
Corporate Members' obligations towards ALBA as stipulated in ALBA's Charter and in accordance to its established practices are limited to:
The Board of Directors of ALBA consists of the following prominent individuals:
Stelios Argyros, Chairman of the Board of Directors
Alexandros Macridis, Vice-Chairman; Hellenic Federation of Enterprises Representative (CEO, CHRYSAFIDIS S.A.)
Sotiris H. Seimanidis, Secretary General (Vice President of the Board,Tesco Group)
Sophia Kounenaki-Efraimoglou, Treasurer; Athens Chamber of Commerce & Industry Representative (President & CEO, BIBLIOSYNERGATIKI S.A.)
Konstantinos Axarloglou, Member (Dean, Alba)
Efthymios Vidalis, Member (Group Advisor On Strategy & Sustainable Development, Executive Director and Member of Advisory Council, Titan Cement Company S.A.)
Evangelos Argyropoulos-Papadopoulos, Member (Vice-Chairman, PAPADOPOULOS, E. J., S.A.)
Nikos Koumettis, Member (President Central & SouthEast Europe , Coca Cola Hellas SA)
Philippa Michali, Member (CEO, ALLIANZ HELLAS S.A.)
Konstantinos Bitsios, Member
Kyriacos Sabatakakis, Member (Country Managing Director, Accenture Workplace Solutions)
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