Dr. Neophytos Lambertides is Professor of finance and Head of the Department of Commerce, Finance and Shipping at Cyprus University of Technology (CUT). In the past, he has been Lecturer in finance at Aston Business School (UK) in 2006-2011. He received his PhD in Finance from the University of Cyprus (2001-2006). He received BSc in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Cyprus (1996-2000) and MSc in Financial Mathematics from the University of Warwick (2000-2001). Dr Lambertides is (co)author in top tier journals such as Management Science, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, European Financial Management, Journal of Accounting and Auditing and Finance, Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of Travel Research, Transportation Research Part E, and others.