Alkis is leading IHG’s Responsible Business practice across Europe, Middle East, Africa and India focusing on the delivery of IHG’s environment and community objectives.
Prior to IHG, he was leading on Santander UK’s sustainability strategy implementation and the overall management of Harrods’ Corporate Responsibility programme.
Alkis started his career in responsible business at AccountAbility Advisory, advising clients in sectors such as Oil & Gas, Pharma and Finance, while he also worked at Linklaters LLP as a Responsible Business Consultant.
Alkis holds a MSc in Management and CR from Cass Business School, an MA in Marketing, Advertising and PR from the University of Sheffield and is a qualified Social Auditor and Environmental Management practitioner (PIEMA).
He is also a member of the Board Advisory Panel at Heart of the City, a City of London Corporation organisation which promotes responsible business practices in SMEs and member of the Sir John Cass Foundation Schools Engagement Steering Group, in collaboration with Cass Business School.
In his spare time, he is taking his best shot at swimming and yoga and -claims to be- a great cook.