Dr Christos Anagnostopoulos is the Deputy Dean of the School of Business and Management of the British University of Central Lancashire in Cyprus, and the former Director of the MBA Distance Learning of that School. At the same time, he holds a permanent position as Associate Professor in sport management at the Faculty of Business Administration and Social Sciences at Molde University College (Norway). He graduated from University of Birmingham and he holds a Master’s by Research from University of London (Birkbeck), as well as a PhD from Coventry Business School (UK). Currently, he is completing a Graduate Diploma in Management at London School of Economics (LSE), and an Executive Course in Nonprofit Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School.

He is an Editorial Board member in nine international scientific journals related to sport management, and he has more than 120 scientific publications (books, articles, international conferences). Since 2018, he has secured almost three million euros from leading and/or participating in seven European research projects dealing with sport governance, social responsibility and entrepreneurship in sport.

From 2017 to 2019, Dr Anagnostopoulos served as an elected member the Board of Directors of the European Association for Sport Management, while he recently appointed as the Secretary General of the newly established charitable foundation by the Cyprus Basketball Federation. In 2018, he was commissioned by the highest authority of sport in the Republic of Cyprus to write the first ever Code of Good Governance for the national sport federations.