FIDIC Adjudicator Details

International Client Manager

Platonas  Stylianou

  Country of residence: Cyprus

  Citizenship: Greek - Cypriot


Countries with experience

Other countries with experience:

Global regions

  • East Europe
  • West Europe

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Georgian
  • Greek

Construction contract experience

  • Construction Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Red Book)
  • Construction Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Red Book)
  • Design-Build-Operate Contract, 1st Ed 2008
  • EPC/Turnkey Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Silver Book)
  • EPC/Turnkey Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Silver Book)
  • Plant & Design-Build Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Yellow Book)
  • Plant and Design-Build Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Yellow Book)
  • Short Form of Contract, 1st Ed 1999

Consultancy contract experience

  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 4th Ed 2006
  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 5th Ed 2017

Specialist contract experience

  • Construction Subcontract, 1st. Ed. 2011

CV - Services offered

  • Arbitration
  • Adjudication
  • Mediation
  • Technical expert
  • Expert witness

Technical expertise

  • Airports - air-side
  • Soil Erosion and Irrigation
  • Building - commercial
  • Building - industrial
  • Civil Engineering - Site Investigation
  • Civil Engineering - Foundations and Subsidence/Settlement
  • Civil Engineering - Land Drainage & Dewatering
  • Civil Engineering - River & Flood Control
  • Civil Engineering - Tunnelling and piling
  • Civil Engineering - Retaining Walls
  • Civil Engineering - other
  • Construction law
  • Cost engineering (QS)
  • Environmental issues
  • Geotechnics and foundations
  • Road and highways - Planning, Layout and Design
  • Road and highways - bridges and car parks
  • Road and highways - other
  • Claims and variations

  • Extension of time
  • Defects
  • Failure investigations
  • Flood damage
  • Technical issues

Short summary experiences

In case number 1 a DAB Decision was issued on 2017 . I was appointed as a Sole Adjudicator. In case number 2 a Joint Notice of Termination of Adjudication & Dispute Adjudication Agreement. I was appointed as a Sole Adjudicator. In case number 3 a DAB Decision was issued on 2017. I was appointed as a Sole Adjudicator. In case number 4 an Arbitral Award was issued in 2020. I was a member of the Arbitral Tribunal. In case number 5 the expected time for Decision to be issued is July 2022. I am appointed as a DAB chairman. In case number 6 an Arbitral Award was issued in 2018. I was appointed as a Sole Adjudicator.

Position and experience

Acredited mediator: Yes
Acredited arbitrator: Yes

Employment status:
Present position: C.E.O.
Previous positions:


  • Medcon Construction Ltd Vs Sewerage Board of Limassol Amathus - Sewerage and drainage project of Limassol - Amathus Phase B2 – Contract E8.
  • Miltiades Neophytou C.E.C. & D. Vs Larnaca Sewerage and Drainage Board-Phase ‘B’ of the Sewerage and drainage system in the Larnaca Area - Contract C19
  • Stereau – Iacovou J.V. And Water Development Department - Operation of the Vathia Gonia Central Wastewater treatment plant for five years
  • Contract No. TAY 20/2012.
  • Arbitration Loizos Iordanous ConstructionLtd Vs ITTL Trade tourist & leisure Park PLC for the Projects Shacolas Mall – Exhibition Areas unit 2 and unit 3.
  • Kruger A/S- Cybarco Limited JV and Sewerage Board Of Limassol - Amathus - Sewerage and drainage project of Limassol - Amathus Phase B2 – Contract E13 Limassol West WWWTP
  • Iacovou – Zemco J.V. and Sewerage Board of Larnaca - Contract No 12 of the Sewerage and drainage systems in the Larnaca Area


  • Fidic Certified Adjudicator (FCA).
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (F.C.I. Arb.) - membership No: 022383.
  • Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers - (F.I.C.E.) - membership No: 49924833.
  • Chartered Civil Engineer - Member of the Engineering Council UK - (C.Eng.).
  • Certified Civil / Structural Engineer in Cyprus - ETEK number A063318.
  • Member of the Association of Civil Engineers of Cyprus (CyACE) - member ship No 265. President of the Association from 2013 until 2017.
  • Member of FEANI association - Federation of European Engineers (Eur. Ing.) member No: 26368.
  • Member of Cyprus Technical Chamber (E.T.E.K.). Registered Professional Civil Engineer in Cyprus (Registration No. AO 63318). Also registered as an ETEK Senior Arbitrator.
  • Accredited Mediator in Commercial Matters (registered under the Cyprus Law No.159 (I) of 2012).
  • Member of the Concrete Society (MCS)
  • member ship No: 20837.

Panel listings

  • CIArb Panel of Cyprus
  • Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber
  • ADR Panel

Qualifications, jurisdiction and discipline

  • National Representative of European Council of Civil Engineers (ECCE) – elected Member (2018 – 2021) in the Executive Board (ExBo) of ECCE
  • Currently President of ETEK Committee for the “Regular Inspection of Buildings”
  • Coordinator of subcommittee CYS TE / 18 SE 03 & 04 – Eurocodes from 2013 until today.
  • Vice president in the ETEK ADR Committee of Arbitrators and Expert Determinations (2014 – today).
  • He was appointed by FIDIC Task Group 8 (TG8) as International Expert / Friendly Reviewer for producing the update of the FIDIC Short Form of Contract (The Green Book).
  • Coordinator of the official Committee assigned to translate the Fidic Contracts Documents in Greek language (“Yellow Book”).
  • Coordinator of ECCE Position Paper ‘‘The need for integrating Structural / Seismic Upgrade of Existing Buildings with Energy Efficiency Improvements” (2018-2020).
  • Member of ECCE Editorial Board (2nd Editor in Chief) for publishing “Notes on the history of Civil Engineering’’ (Volume I 2018 and Volume II 2021).
  • Certified Adjudicator (FCA).
  • Chairman of the Committee who were assigned to prepare the “ETEK Arbitration Rules booklet” (2007 – 2011).