Ioannis Siskos

Research Associate

Ioannis Siskos

Research Associate

Ioannis Siskos is a Research Associate in the field of Operations and Supply Chain Management at Kühne Logistics University. His current research focuses on location factors in global manufacturing in the context of two different areas: a) in the automotive sector, where he studies the relative effect of location factors on vehicle manufacturing plant openings and closures, and b) in the industrial park context, where he studies how industrial symbiosis can be used as a business model by industrial park operators. His research interests include decentralized energy systems, eco-innovation strategy, energy policies, sustainable logistics, and insurance policies against natural hazards.

Academic Positions

since 2015

Research Associate at Kühne Logistics University, Hamburg, Germany

since 2015Visiting researcher at INSEAD, France
2010 - 2014

Research Associate at INSEAD, France; member of the Sustainability Group and Humanitarian Research Group of the INSEAD Social Innovation Centre

Work Experience

2007 - 2010Design Engineer at Energy Technologies G.P., Greece
2006Production Engineer at ΕRΚΑΤ G.P., Greece
2004 - 2006Design Engineer - self employed, Greece


since 2016PhD candidate in Operations Management at University of Ghent, Belgium
2004 - 2006

MSc in Nanosciences and Nanotechnology- Physics Department, of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

1998 - 2004

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Msc equivalent) at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic School of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.