Valentina Phinikettou

Director | Geologist , Environmental Engineer, Phd

Ms. Valentina Phinikettou has graduated from the Department of Geology and Geoenvironment of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, holds a master’s degree in Environmental Conservation and Management, while since 2018 she is a PhD candidate in the Chemical Engineering and Sustainability Engineering laboratory of the Environmental Management and Protection program of OUC. Ms. Phinikettou started her professional career as a geologist in a construction materials testing laboratory, but her continuous training, her love for Geosciences and hard work has led her to start up a Building Materials and Geotechnical Investigation Laboratory in 2018, where she works the as a Quality Manager. She actively participates in many Scientific Bodies of Cyprus such as the Association of Geologists & Mineralogists of Cyprus, the Cypriot Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering while she is a member of the Board of Directors of the Pan-Cypriot Association of Environmental Engineers and Sciences (PASMEP), member of the Limassol Regional Committee (PEL) of ETEK, member of ETEK’s geologists’ committee and approved instructor by ANAD.

She has so far dealt with various topics both research and practical, some of which are presented below:

  • Geotechnical Investigation
  • Hydrogeology
  • Geology
  • Applied Geology
  • Quarry & Mining Rehabilitation
  • Soil Science
  • Health and Safety
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Management
  • Energy & PollutionEnvironmental Engineering Consultant
  • Pollution
  • Life Cycle Analysis