Sotiris Apostolopoulos


Special Teaching Staff in Entrepreneurship and Innovation


Sotiris Apostolopoulos acts as Coordinator of the Undergraduate Program Study in Business Administration of the Department of Economics and Business at the University Neapolis Pafos. He specialises in rural entrepreneurship, European policies and the socio-economic development of the rural areas with emphasis on private and social health enterprises. His research interests focus on local development, European policies, private and social enterprises as well as on innovation. He has many years’ experience working in the management of private companies. He served as Head of Communication and Public Relations of the Marketing Department of the Rehabilitation & Recovery Center “Diaplasis” in Greece and Chief Operating Officer (COO) at the largest regional private hospital “City Hospital” of the Peloponnese Region. His research articles have been published in major scientific journals by publishers such as Emerald, Wiley, MDPI, while he has participated in studies that were included and published as book chapters in edited volumes (IGI Global, Eburon, etc.). Finally, he has taken part through research work in international and European conferences on Economics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation held in Greece, England, Switzerland, Italy and Portugal.