Virtus GCCG

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Structure of the Center

The Center is run by Prof. Alex Kostyuk as a Director of Virtus Interpress. The Center has an Advisory Board composed of experts in corporate governance who have long-term relationships with Virtus Interpress and representing many countries of the world. They have the right to advise on the policy of the Center. Besides that we have a group of Ordinary members of the Center. They have rights to propose the new projects to the Center, take part in the conferences and seminars arranged by the Center, etc. We expect to have the Advisory Board composed of 20-25 experts and a Group of the ordinary members composed of 80-100 experts.

Director of the Center

  • Alexander N. Kostyuk, Virtus Interpress, Ukraine

Members of the Advisory Board of the Center

  • Daniel Zeghal, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Tom Berglund, Department of Economics & Hanken Centre for Corporate Governance, Hanken School of Economics, Finland
  • Markus Stiglbauer, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
  • Remi Jardat, ISTEC, France
  • Udo Braendle, American University of Dubai, UAE
  • Miriam Garnier, Finance and Governance, France
  • J. Young, Centre for Business Management, University of South Africa
  • Eilis Ferran, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Philip Weights, Managing Director, Enhanced Banking Governance GmbH, Switzerland
  • Dilvin Taşkın, Yasar University, Turkey
  • Carsten Gerner-Beuerle, London School of Economics, UK
  • Barbara Monda, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Gianfranco Vento, Regent’s Business School London, UK
  • Ivo Pezzuto, International School of Management (ISM), Paris, France; ISTUD Business School, Milan; Catholic University of Milan, Italy

Members of the Center

  • Patrick Velte, Leuphana University Lueneburg, Germany
  • Yaroslav Mozghovyi, Virtus Interpress, Ukraine
  • Marco Tutino, UniRomaTre, Italy
  • Ikäheimo Seppo, Aalto Business School, Finland
  • Andrea Minto, Contract Professor of Banking and Financial Market Law Ca’ Foscari University (Venice)
  • Mynhardt Henry, University of South Africa, South Africa
  • Themistokles Lazarides, TEI of Western Macedonia, Greece
  • Vijaya Thyil, Senior Lecturer Accounting and Finance, Program Coordinator- Master of Finance and Banking, FBE - AEFL, Australia
  • Paola Ferretti, University of Pisa, Italy
  • Yulia Lapina, Virtus Interpress, Ukraine
  • Shehabaddin Al-Dubai, Ph.D (Accounting), Certified Management Accountant (CMA - Australia), Master of Business Adminstration (MBA - Accounting), College of Business (COB) University Utara Malaysia (UUM), Kedah - Malaysia
  • Anthony O. Nwafor, University of Venda, South Africa
  • Ahmed Al-Baidhani, CPA, MBA, PhD Candidate, Yemen
  • Ehab K. A. Mohamed, The German University in Cairo, Egypt
  • Lindrianasari, Universitas Lampung, Indonesia
  • Shirley Mo-Ching Yeung, Hang Seng Management College, Hong Kong
  • Andreas Kokkinis, University of Warwick, UK
  • Geeta Duppati, University of Waikato, New Zealand
  • Rainer Lueg, School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Silvia Testarmata, University of Cusano, Italy
  • Ahmad Ismail, Olayan School of Business, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
  • Maclyn Clouse, University of Denver, USA
  • Jimmy A. Saravia, Universidad EAFIT, Colombia
  • Faten Ben Bouheni, Telekom Business School and University of Evry-Val-d’Essonne, France
  • Philip Kruger, Geneva Finance Research Institute, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Konari Uchida, Kyushu University, Faculty of Economics, Japan
  • Andrew Kakabadse, Henley Business School, UK
  • Sophie Manigart, Vlerick Business Schoo, Belgium
  • Francesco Ciampi, Dipartimento di Scienze Aziendali, University of Florence, Firenze, Italy
  • Glenn Boyle, BNZ Chair, Department of Economics & Finance University of Canterbury, New Zealand
  • Joe Chieh-Chung Ueng, Cullen Foundation Chair of Finance, Chair, Dept. of Economics, Finance & Decision Information Sciences, Cameron School of Business, University of St. Thomas, Houston, USA
  • Samuel Arturo Mongrut Montalvan, Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, México, Mexico
  • Noralv Veggeland, Faculty of Economics and Organization Science, Lillehammer University College, Norway
  • Jean J. du Plessis, School of Law, Deakin University, Australia
  • Gérard Charreaux, Emeritus Professor, Université de Bourgogne, France
  • Rado Bohinc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Roberto Garcia-Castro, IESE Business School, Spain
  • André Aroldo Freitas de Moura, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
  • Thomas Steger, Chair of Business Administration, Leadership and Organization, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • Sabri Boubaker, Groupe ESC Troyes (Champagne School of Management), France
  • Oskar Kowalewski, Institute of Economics of the Polish Academy of Science, Poland
  • Arunima Haldar, S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, India
  • Paulius Miliauskas, Faculty of Law, Private Law Department, Vilnius University, Lithuania
  • Bonnie Buchanan, Albers School of Business and Economics, Seattle University, USA
  • Alicja Brodzka, Wrocław University of Economics, Poland
  • Ghassan H. Mardini, College of Business & Economics, Qatar University, Qatar
  • Miko Apostolov, University Goce Delcev, Macedonia
  • Meziane Lasfer, Cass Business School, City University, UK
  • Marc Steffen Rapp, Universität Marburg,School of Business & Economics & Marburg Centre for Institutional Economic, Germany
  • Wolf-Georg Ringe, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
  • Idoya Ferrero Ferrero, Universitat Jaume I, Spain
  • Jayalakshmy Ramachandran, School of Business, The University of Nottingham, Malaysia
  • Ed Ketz, Penn State University, USA
  • Viviane de Beaufort, ESSEC, France
  • Parveen P. Gupta, Chair, Department of Accounting, Lehigh University, USA
  • Hank Boerner, Chairman & CEO, The Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc., USA
  • Dariya Mykhayliv, University of Bradford, UK
  • Deniz Ozenbas, Montclair State University, USA
  • Anat R. Admati, George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics, Stanford Graduate School of Business, USA
  • Güler Manisali Darman, President, Corporate Governance and Sustainability Center, Turkey
  • Merwe Oberholzer, North-West University, South Africa
  • Patrizia Riva, University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy
  • Giovanna Mariani, University of Pisa, Italy
  • Christian Kretzmann, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany
  • Jasper Kim, Graduate School of International Studies, Ewha Womans University, Korea
  • Burcin Col, Lubin School of Business, Pace University, The USA
  • Aila Virtanen, Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Finland
  • Albert Sanchez-Graells, University of Bristol Law School, UK
  • Ania Zalewska, Director of the Centre for Governance and Regulation, Professor, School of Business, University of Bath, UK
  • Marco Sorrentino, Pegaso Telematic University, Italy
  • Hassan Mohamed Mohamed Hafez, College of Applied Studies and Community Service, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Saudi Arabia

Associate Members of the Center:

  • Dmitry Govorun, Ph.D, TCM Group Ukraine, (Ukraine)
  • Dmitriy Riabichenko, Ph.D, Deloitte (Ukraine)
  • Shinya Hanamura, Managing Executive Officer at Mizuho Securities USA Inc., (USA)
  • Howard Bernheim, Director at Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ/Compustat, (USA)
  • Patricia H. Lenkov, Agility Executive Search LLC, (USA)