Marios Athanasiou

Ext.Director | Financial Advisor

Marios has been a business professional for over 18 years, with expertise in taxation, financial services, auditing, regulatory compliance and business advisory. Since 2004, he has also been a Visiting Lecturer in private universities throughout Cyprus, teaching Taxation, Audit, Corporate Reporting and Compliance courses.

Marios operates from Cyprus, locally and internationally, through his regulated entities and global network of business associates and affiliates.

Additionally, Marios is currently serving as a Board Member in companies regulated by the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC), the Central Bank of Lithuania and the Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC).

He graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) in the United States, obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s Degree in Audit and Information Systems. Marios is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA – USA) and a Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA – USA), being also a holder of a practicing certificate issued by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants Cyprus (ICPAC) authorised to practise as a Certified Public Accountant and Registered Auditor. He also holds the Advanced Licence from the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), being a Certified Person for Investment Firms. Indicatively, Marios has served as a member in the Board of Directors of different companies including in the Board of APOEL FC, the country’s most prominent professional football club, for several years, dealing with the financial aspects of the Club and the Academy.

He is a professional member in various associations:

    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA);
    • Institute of Certified Public Accountants Cyprus (ICPAC);
    • Institute of Internal Controls (IIC);
    • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA);
    • Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC);
    • Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI);
    • International Tax Planning Association (ITPA).

 

Areas of expertise

    • Regulatory compliance
    • Financial services
    • Business advisory
    • Corporate reporting
    • Assurance
    • Tax
    • Teaching

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Practice Areas

Regulatory Compliance, Financial Services, Business Advisory, Corporate Reporting, Assurance Tax

Languages

English, Greek

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Practice Areas

Regulatory Compliance, Financial Services, Business Advisory, Corporate Reporting, Assurance Tax

Languages

English, Greek