George Yiapanas

George Yiapanas
University of Nicosia · School of Business

ΑΑΤ, MA [with Distinction], PhD

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Introduction
George Yiapanas is the Finance Manager of GSP Stadium in Nicosia, with more than 20 years of experience in the sports industry. He is also the founder and owner of GKY Sports Management. He holds a PhD in Sports Management, an MA in Management, and a degree in Accounting. He is a member of the Parallel Parliament of Cyprus, a board member of the Cyprus Association for Sports Management [CyASM], and a Fellow Member of the EuroMed Research Business Institute.
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October 2000 - present
GSP Stadium and Sports Centre
Position
  • Manager

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Publications (14)
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The Covid-19 pandemic outbreak is considered one of the most serious crises, which affected the education industry causing huge complications and high levels of uncertainty. The pandemic crisis led governments around the world to rapidly proceed into mandatory emergency measures, to restrict physical interactions between people, to prevent the viru...
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The purpose of this paper is to theoretically identify the various stakeholders of the football industry and to define and delineate their typology, prioritisation and interrelationships, along with specific attributes; drawing in parallel explicit theoretical and practical conclusions towards scholarly advancement and managerial implementation. Th...
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Football has long transcended its state of being a sport, to evolve into a business that supports a complex and dynamic multi-billion industry. Never having lost its identity, it still bears massive influence, far beyond the economic one, affecting and being affected by a multitude of stakeholders. Inexorably, this phenomenon of multi-stakeholder e...
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Football has long transcended its state of being as a sport or activity, to evolve into a business that supports a complex and dynamic multi-billion industry. Never having lost its original identity, nonetheless, it still bears massive influence, far beyond the economic one, at the social and cultural levels, affecting and being affected by a multi...
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Over the past decades, European football went through a large number of tragedies, mainly due to the absence of an integrated framework that could enable every involved agency to operate under specific safety procedures and laws. It is commonly perceived that disorder behaviour has adverse effects on football, minimising potential revenues and obli...
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Over the past decades, European football went through a large number of tragedies, mainly due to the absence of an integrated framework that could enable every involved agency to operate under specific safety procedures and laws. It is commonly perceived that disorder behaviour has adverse effects on football, minimising potential revenues and obli...
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Over the past decades, European football went through a large number of tragedies, mainly due to the absence of an integrated framework that could enable every involved agency to operate under specific safety procedures and laws. It is commonly perceived that disorder behaviour has adverse effects on football, minimising potential revenues and obli...
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The research relies on an extensive theoretical study taking into consideration the Decisions, Resolutions and Recommendations of the European Union and the Council of Europe, together with the enactments and amendments of the Cyprus law on violence in sports, to identify the key actions taken by the authorities in Cyprus, as a response to football...
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The purpose of this paper is to theoretically identify the main stakeholders of the football industry and to define and delineate their typology, prioritization and interrelationships, along specific attributes; drawing in parallel explicit theoretical and practical conclusions towards scholarly advancement and managerial implementation. The resear...
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It is the first book of its kind published in Cyprus and Greece based on the procedures to be followed according to Cyprus law and the instructions and regulations of FIFA and UEFA in order to organize a safe and secure sporting event.
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It recently became apparent that it was imperative to amend the “On the Prevention and Suppression of Violence at Sports Grounds Act 2008”, as football violence incidents were increasing dramatically. The new Act was voted by the House of Representatives in August 2014 containing in total 77 articles which clearly define and segregate the duties...

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