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Cass alumni gather to help tomorrow’s students

Cass alumni gather to help tomorrow’s students

4th September 2015

Over 150 alumni for City University's Cass Business School gathered in Monaco last Friday to raise money for a bursary fund for future needy students. Cass academics Paul Curran (vice-chancellor) and Costas Grammenos (professor - shipping/trade & finance) were on hand to receive a £128,000 cheque from Sir Stelios marking the 10th year of a pledge for ten student bursaries annually. In addition a €2000 raise from the "honesty bar" has been earmarked for a Monaco Bursary to help finance a student at the prestigious postgraduate business school. Last year's donation has been earmarked to help a Vietnamese student with her studies.

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Sir Stelios tells Huffington Post about his Foundation’s scholarships to Doukas School in Athens (Greek text)

Sir Stelios tells Huffington Post about his Foundation’s scholarships to Doukas School in Athens

16th April 2015

To view the full article, please click here for the Huffington Post or view Sir Stelios' response to their questions here.

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Stelios scholars meet easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Stelios scholars meet easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou

28th March 2015

Nearly 40 Stelios scholars from LSE and Cass Business School met last Saturday to hear easyJet founder, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou update plans for his philanthropic foundation. Speaking at the Foundation's new London HQ Sir Stelios said 215 Stelios Scholars had been helped to-date; with financial assistance being given to students at LSE/Cass as well as Doukas high school in Athens. He added the Foundation had pledged £3.5m over 15 years with awards going to students from Greece, Cyprus and the UK as well as other EU countries.

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LSE thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

LSE thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

12th March 2015

Last night the London School of Economics played host to the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation and other benefactors who have generously funded scholarships for undergraduate places at the world famous academic institution.

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Cass Business School thanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation for its continued support

Cass Business School tanks Stelios Philanthropic Foundation of it's continued support Back row left to right: George Michael, Christos Roumeliotis, Harry Lister, Kyriakos Lymperis, Alexander McHale
Front row left to right: TG, Gavriella Christoforou, Gloria Setordjie, Arti Patel, Vasiliki Bakourou, Antonios-Dimitrios Tsiantas Tracy

18th February 2015

The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation was represented at Cass Business School's donors reception earlier this month. The Foundation sponsors ten scholarships at the world famous post-graduate college, which includes Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou among its alumni. Vice-chancellor Paul Curran thanked the Foundation's Tracy Ghori and expressed hope for its continuing support.


 

Graduation congratulations to our Cass Business School scholars!

Graduation congratulations to our Cass Business School scholars!

27th January 2015

Yesterday Mario Stasis, Christos Omorphos, Chrysostomos Christofi and Mikaela Chronopoulou received their degree certificates from Dean Steven Haberman before setting off for new career paths at Coca-Cola and PwC among others. The Stelios Philanthropic Foundation endows 10 one-year scholarships annually at this prestigious graduate university college.


 

Cass says thanks to Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

Cass says thanks to Stelios Philanthropic Foundation

15th November 2014

Cass Business School held their annual Donor Thank You reception on Thursday 14th November which included speeches from Dean, Professor Steve Haberman, (pictured) Michael Cole-Fontayn, Executive Vice President and Chairman EMEA BNY Mellon and Julia Giese, BSc Business Studies student and Coca Cola Scholarship recipient.

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Nicosia school children thank Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou for his generosity

30th October 2014

A small group of teachers and young children from The Giving Tree English Nursery School in Nicosia have sent a warming thank you video to Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou and his Philanthropic foundation.

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FFTH reaches out to Nicosia school children

FFTH reaches out to Nicosia school children

15th October 2014

Teachers and children at the Kaimakli public nursery school presented Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou with a bouquet of flowers and a thank-you card after the easyJet founder dropped in to help distribute a lunchtime sandwich snack and chocolate bar. A growing number of families are affected by the on-going financial crisis in Cyprus so the lunchtime snack is a great help to those on limited budgets. The school headmistress has promised to register the kids at the Nicosia FFTH outlet and arrange for the pickup of their daily snacks.

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Sir Stelios receives award from alma mater

Stelios announces new Scholarships in Greece

28th April 2014

easyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou's was guest of honour at an event to mark his philanthropic foundation's support for a scholarship programme at Athens' Doukas high school. In return the school's head teacher Kostantinos Kuritsis (pictured) and alumnus society presented him with a commemorative award to mark the event.

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LSE welcomes its Stelios Scholars and Foundation representatives

LSE welcomes its Stelios Scholars and Foundation representatives

13th March 2014

Nearly 20 Stelios Scholars were on hand tonight to hear colleagues as well as their sponsors describe the life-changing prospect of studying at the world famous School. Director Craig Calhoun said his thanks were not enough to reward donors' generosity and hoped the students would justify the charity by "giving back" in the future.

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Class of 2014: Stelios Scholars graduate from Cass Business School

Class of 2014: Stelios Scholars graduate from Cass Business School

29th January 2012

Congratulations to:
Despoina Makariou (MSc Insurance & Risk Management - distinction), Ann Maria Videli (MSc Insurance & Risk Management), Contantinos Christodoulou (MSc Energy, Trade & Finance), Stefanos Baratsas (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance), Georgios Belesis (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance), Marios Vamvakouris (MSc Shipping Trade & Finance - distinction)

who graduated yesterday from City University's Cass Business School. The ceremony took place at London's Guildhall in the presence of the Vice Chancellor Professor Paul Curran, Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor John Fothergill and the Dean of the School Professor Steve Haberman.

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