Ms. Onisiforou holds a BSc and an MBA from the George Washington University in Washington, DC, USA, in the fields of Human Resource Management, and Organizational Behavior and Development. She started her career working at the HR department of the International Monetary Fund, in Washington DC, USA for 12 years.
Ms. Onisiforou joined Polykarpou HRD Ltd as an HR Consultant/Trainer. Previously, she worked for over 15 years as a Business Management Consultant and Trainer for the Cyprus hotel and tourism industry, offering services in the fields of General Management, Human Resource Management and Quality Management Systems, ISO 9001 and ISO 22000. As a certified HRDA trainer, she has many years of experience in training managerial and non-managerial staff on various general business management, human resources management, and quality management systems topics.
She is a certified trainer by the Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus (HRDA) and today is an Executive Instructor at the Cyprus Hospitality Educational Institute, instructing Management and certification programs.