Deano is a business psychologist, a coach, and an assessment expert with an extensive organizational psychology background in a variety of roles comprised of assessment and development work for multinationals throughout the UK, the Middle East, and Europe. He has a BA in Psychology, an MSc in Occupational Psychology, and is a certified practitioner on various high-profile psychometric tests. He is Co-founder and Director of Open Box Communication, a boutique consultancy based in Cyprus, which offers experiential training and innovative management solutions. Deano is also Co-founder and Director of Chrysalis LEAP, a Cleantech accelerator program in Cyprus helping entrepreneurs transform their ideas into viable businesses.
Deano’s down-to-earth approach has seen him engaged with assessment centre design and implementation, leadership assessment, performance management systems, psychometrics, and performance coaching. His main focus is the incorporation of innovative assessment methodologies to bridge the gap between management and employees, and transform corporate cultures into more communicative and engaging environments that facilitate growth and productivity.