Born and raised in Athens, Pagona Liggou now resides in Cyprus and is the Chief Human Resources, Health & Safety and Communication Officer at Vassiliko Cement Works. She has a long standing 25-year experience in foreign cement industries which has proven pivotal in her current position. She is a certified Coach and HR practitioner. Her motto is the following: “a successful HR expert needs to preserve the role of a Coach and Mentor for employees and not the role of a boss, standing by employees, not confronting them.” She is very active and in her spare time she participates in Marathon runs due to her athletic past as a runner. She speaks 3 foreign languages and she is an avid reader.