The Governing body


The Foundation’s Trustees, who are responsible for promoting its aims are:

  • Mr Kostas Kleanthous, Businessman (Chairman)
  • Mr George Galatariotis, Businessman
  • Mr Nicos Georgiades, Former Director of Cyprus Environment Department
  • Mrs Myriam Leventis
  • Mrs Barbara Lyssaridou, Author – Journalist
  • Mr Lakis Zavallis, Businessman
  • Mr Charalambos Theopemptou, Academic

The Honorary President of the Foundation is Mr Anastasios P. Leventis.


Board of Directors is appointed, to support the work of the Trustees, which consists of at least four members and a maximum of seven members. Of them, one is the Executive Director of the Foundation, one the Director of the Centre for Environmental Studies and at least two Trustees. The remaining members could be chosen from among Trustees, founding members or other persons with appropriate knowledge and experience.

The current Board of Directors of Terra Cypria is composed of:

  • Mr Costas Kleanthous, President of the Executive Committee
  • Mr Adrian Akers-Douglas, Founder of Friends of the Earth – Cyprus
  • Mr Lakis Zavallis, Businessman

Executive Director:

  • Dr Artemis Yiordamli, D.Phil Oxon, M.Sc, Barrister-at-Law