Republic of Cyprus

Curriculum Vitae

      • Dr Fokaides was born in Famagusta in 1974 and now lives in Larnaca.
      • He studied Economics with minor in Political Science and Turkish Studies at the University of Cyprus.
      • He followed graduate studies in European and Comparative Politics at the University of Kent in the UK, where he earned a PhD in Politics.
      • He worked as a lecturer at the European University of Cyprus.
      • He served as President of the Youth of the Democratic Rally (DISY). Before his appointment as a Minister, he was a member of the Executive Board of DISY holding the post of the Secretary for Political Planning.
      • He is married to Ermioni Platonos and he has a son, Filippos.