Pitsa Charalambous – Insurance and Finance Specialist
Pitsa Charalambous is one of the most well-known insurance advisors of Cyprus. In 1985 she established the insurance company Pitsas Insurances Agencies & Consultants Ltd and since then she sets the standards and the ethical code in the national insurance industry. Recently in 2014 in cooperation with other leading financial advisors she created the insurance company Amazon Insurance Agencies & Consultants Ltd with main focus on the new generation of insurance policies (e.g. cyber attack, D &O, aviation insurances, pension plans etc). Pitsa Charalambous personally manages over 2500 insurance policies throughout a wide range of insurance products. In addition, she has an enviable background of international and local awards, honors and memberships conferring her professional superiority. Specifically since the initiation of her career Pitsa Charalambous was awarded 19 times with the prestigious International Quality Award (IQA) provided by the leading international association of insurance and financial services companies, LIMRA and she is a honorably member of the MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table) which is the indisputable leading association of the world’s leading life insurance and financial services professionals.
Alexandros Iordanous – Contruction and Engineering Adviser
Alexandros Iordanous belongs to the generation of young Cypriot entrepreneurs destined to play a leading role in Cyprus’ business life. He is a Project Manager in Loizos Iordanous Constructions Ltd and the CEO of Green Moles Ltd. Loizos Iordanous Constructions Ltd is one of the largest construction companies in Cyprus and it has successfully undertaken a multitude of complex investment projects during its thirty-year course (The Mall of Cyprus, Limassol Marina). Green Moles is an innovative company that combines engineering and IT expertise to provide CCTV pipeline inspection and cleaning services. The cooperation of Alexandros Iordanous with Amazon aims to effectively promote investment projects abroad through his valuable experience and knowledge, as well as his international connections.
Andreas Charalambous – Real Estate Consultant and Researcher
With a rich academic background in business and real estate (BSc Business Information, MBA, MSc in Real Estate) and with massive working experience in the leading real estate agents in Pafos Andreas has become one of the most prominent real estate consultants in the region. He actively participated in a series of international real estate seminars in Cyprus and abroad (China, UK) and through his countless trips has created an enviable list of international partners and HNWI.As a Head of the Real Estate Research Department of Amazon, Andreas has contributed to the creation of sophisticated and practical methods for calculating the investment value of real estate objects. His expertise is mainly commercial and luxury property.Finally, Andreas is an easy-going extremely positive person with a unique sense of humor, who is always willing to help our clients to achieve their aims.
Antonis Theofanous – Financial and Business Adviser
Antonis is a professional financial and business advisor with specialization in financial planning and feasibility studies. He is a director in the companies Amazon Finance, Pitsas Insurances, Amazon Insurance και Buy Let Properties. In addition, he is an active member of the Committee of European Issues in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Cyprus and head representative of it in Kazakhstan and Belarus. Since 2014, he is a honorable member of the MDRT, the preeminent association of professional IFA globally. He possesses an enviable academic background as an awarded economist in Greece and UK (Fama and French Award) and many of his researches on diversification and mutual funds are published. His main activity today is the analysis and promotion of investment projects in foreign investment funds in the CIS countries. Antonis has an excellent knowledge of the economic and legal regime in these countries and he is specialized in the detection of effective investment structures for foreign companies that they want to export their funds in Cyprus. Beyond this Antonis speaks Russian perfectly, he is an enthusiastic violinist and he has extensive knowledge of the culture of the CIS countries.
Kyriakos Karslidis – Head of Sales Department
Mr. Karslidis joined Amazon Financial Center (A.F.C.) in 2015 as a Head of Sales Department. Prior to joining A.F.C., he was a member of a business development team in one of the largest, most geographically widespread foreign exchange trading company. Mr. Karslidis has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from university of Piraeus, Greece.
Alex Lu – Financial and Investment Adviser
Alex is one of the most prominent international partners of Amazon Financial. He successfully worked as a consultant in Ernst & Young and at the moment he is a Senior Trader in the Ping An Asset Management Co. Ltd in Shanghai.Through his rich experience as an investment adviser, he has created an enviable clientele of Chinese HNWI. As Member of the Investment Department of AFC, Alex is responsible for the financial analysis and promotion of investment project to international clients. In his spare time Alex enjoys marathon running. As he spends most of his time travelling across China, he has also developed jogging routes in many cities in China.
Sergios Alaverdian – IT Specialist
Sergios Alaverdian is a professional programmer with extensive experience in the world of technology and progress. He was born on 06-12-1985 in Dresden, Germany. He knows four languages and he studied in the Moscow State University of Instrument Engineering and Computer Science (MGUPI) and in Patras Computer Engineering & Informatics Department (CEID). He is working as Head of Web Developers Department, Mob Application Developer and IT Manager in several industries like Forex, IT Solutions and etc. He is an active person and always interested in the newest innovative technologies that make our world a better and easier place to live in every aspect of Hi-Tech.
Lysandrides Charis – Aviation Specialist
Combining experience, academic knowledge and innovation are the three pillars required for success in aviation. At an early age, Haris has achieved a strong level in all three areas. Having completed a degree in Air Transport Operations, he moved further on to successfully attain a Master in Air Safety Management. At the same time he has already gained important years of on hand experience, as a Flight Instructor, an Operations Manager of a training organization and as the Safety Manager of an EASA approved training college. Haris specializes in setting up Safety related departments in the aviation industry, with extra care taken in the concept of Safety Culture. Today he enjoys his passion for flying in the national airline of UAE, Etihad. In addition, Haris is actively involved in many investment programs, he has deep knowledge and understanding of the global financial markets and he is an active member of AFC regarding aviation insurance issues.
Marinos Agathocleous – Economic and Financial Adviser and Researcher
Marinos was born on 12.24.1986 in Kato Paphos. He studied Economics with specialization in Finance in the Athens University of Economics and Business. After his return to Cyprus in 2011, he is working as a Professor of Economics and Accounting and he is in the process of acquiring the title of Certified Accountant. He is an active researcher with articles focusing on macroeconomic phenomena.
George Lazarou – Marketing and Advertisement Expert
A well-presented highly personable and efficient professional with significant experience of delivering a variety of marketing & event projects in various multi-channel environments. With the experience of multicultural environment (Switzerland, Spain, Africa, and Cyprus) and having proven ability to organize large and small projects in constantly evolving commercial environments, George has no problem bearing the big picture in mind while keeping an eye on the details. Having a strong customer service orientation and an active commitment to continuous improvement and quality standards, excellent communication skills and comfortable working in fast-paced growing oriented work environment. Currently George leads the events and marketing department of Kings Avenue Mall, he is an advertisement and marketing consultant of AFC while he supports and guides a local charity with his knowledge and experience.
Marinos Nearchou – Architecture Engineer
Marinos was born in Paphos in 1985. He is a graduate of the Department of Architecture from the University of Patras, a member of ETEK (the Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber), while as a person he is particularly pleasant and inventive.
Since January 2016 he has been working at a large architectural office in Paphos and at the same time he undertakes the three-dimensional design of indoor and outdoor spaces. In the past, he has worked at a large construction company and significantly contributed to the construction of a big complex of villas.
He has been involved in the making of architectural models, and he is exceptionally proficient in 3D-design programmes and architectural software.
Since 2015 he has been an active member of Amazon, contributing to the accurate assessment of the technical characteristics of insurable risks (e.g. big housing complexes, apartment blocks etc.)
When it comes to the comprehension and realization of all bureaucratic procedure related to the construction of a building, the general building regulations and all the procedures necessary to develop property inside and outside city limits, his contribution is tremendous.