Demetrios received an MEng Hons in Computer Systems Engineering from Lancaster University and an MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance Course from CASS Business School (City University). He attained a PhD in Behavioural Finance from King’s College London (University of London), where he was Alex’s Preda student and subsequently he attended the Advanced Leadership Programme at Cambridge University.

Cambridge University

Advanced Leadership program

Lead: Professor Stelios Kavadias

Departmental: Judge Business School



king’s college london

Management Research MPhil / PhD

PhD thesis

Topic: Heterogeneity, Skill and Behavioural Biases in Retail Trading

First Supervisor: Professor Alex Preda

Second Supervisor: Dr Tarik Driouchi

Department: King’s Business School



City University

MSc Shipping, Trade and Finance

Topic: IPOs and Dual Listings

Supervisor: Professor Gulnur Muradoglu

Department: CASS (Bayes) Business School



lancaster university

MEng Hons Computer Systems Engineering

Supervisor (2005): Mr Robert Mackin

Topic: Formula Engine

Supervisor (2004): Professor James Taylor

Topic: Control Systems

Departments: Engineering and Computing



Licenses and certificates

FT Board Director Programme

The Role of the Board

Completed Apr, 2022

London Business School

Mastering Digital Marketing: SEM, SEO, Social Media and Beyond

Completed Nov, 2021

Wharton Executive Education

Marketing Analytics

Completed Aug, 2021

Rome Business School

Master in Political Marketing and Communications

Completed Mar, 2021


Digital Marketing Specialization

Completed Jan, 2019

Harvard Business School

Leading Product Innovation (Denoted Group Leader)

Completed Feb, 2017

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment

Financial Services Regulatory Framework: Advanced Examination

Completed Dec, 2016


Big Data Analysis with Revolution R Enterprise

Completed Jul, 2015


Intro into Computational Finance with R

Completed Jul, 2015

Stanford University

Machine Learning

Completed Jul, 2015

Darden School of Business

Fundamentals of Project Planning and Management

Completed May, 2015

London Metal Exchange

Hedging with Futures and LMEswaps

Completed 2013

London Metal Exchange

Hedging with Options

Completed 2013

London Metal Exchange

Introduction to the LME

Completed 2013

NYU Stern School of Business

Leadership Training for High Potentials

Completed 2013

Institute for Chartered Shipbrokers

Professional Qualifying Examinations (PQE)

Completed 2013

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Discrete Choice Analysis: Predicting Demand and Market Shares

Completed 2012

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment

Diploma in Investment Compliance

Completed 2009

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment

CISI Level 3 Certificate in Investments (Derivatives)

Completed 2008

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment

CISI Level 3 Certificate in Investments (Securities)

Completed 2007