Emmanouil received his Master of Science in Operations Research from Columbia University in the city of New York as a full scholar of the Foundation for Education and European Culture and a merit scholar of Gerondelis Foundation in 2010. He also holds an Advanced Diploma (equivalent to Master of Science) in Electrical and Computer Engineering with a major in Energy and a minor in Decision Support Systems from National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). Prior to joining University College London (UCL), Emmanouil’s research was related to reliability of Photovoltaic Systems and High Voltage surge arresters. His research as a PhD student at UCL focuses on the improvement of knowledge-based operations and processes in knowledge intensive industries such as healthcare. He is also working as a Teaching Assistant at UCL, London Business School (LBS) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).