Senior Lecturer in Management, with research and teaching focus on business strategy, corporate governance, leadership, negotiations, cross-cultural management, and EU law and institutions. Mr Couvas has also taught as Clinical Professor and Visiting Professor at Koç University, Istanbul, Ozyegin University, Istanbul, and Santa Clara School of Law, Santa Clara, CA.
Prior to his academic career Mr Couvas held senior executive, corporate officer, CEO, and board director positions with public and private U.S. multinational enterprises in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.
Mr Couvas is also an author of academic and press articles and of two books on European Union law and related issues. Fluent in English, French, Italian, and Greek.