Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Trust International Insurance Company (Cyprus) Ltd. consists of a group of prominent and established business personalities.
Chris Georgiades is a distinguished lawyer and partner at Chrysses Demetriades Law Firm and Associates, specialising in Corporate law. He is a Legal Adviser and member of several Boards including Cyprus and Foreign Public Companies as well as of many Private Companies.
Kamel Abunahl has more than 15 years of experience in the insurance industry including the time he served at the Lloyds Syndicate in London.
Mehran Eftekhar is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales (ICAEW). He has over 40 years of experience in private finance and corporate affairs. He serves as an independent, non-executive member of the Board of Directors in a number of approved companies. In addition, he is the Head of Corporate Services of the Nest Group.
Kikis Kazamias was the Executive Director of the Limassol Co-operative Bank. He has served for ten years as a member of the Parliamentary Committee for Financial and Budgetary Affairs. He has also represented the Cyprus Parliament in numerous international meetings abroad. He played a vital role in the Cyprus Economy from his position as Minister of Finance.
Andreas Constantinides holds a BA Honors degree in Economics and is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. During his career as Assurance Partner at PwC Cyprus, he has managed a large portfolio of audit clients both publicly listed and major private organisations and has extensive experience in audits of international entities and consolidations. He had significant involvement in European and Eastern European markets. Apart from being co-founder of Avantium Corporate Services Ltd, he serves as Board member of a number of Organizations and Companies.
Marios Hadjiyiannakis is the Chief Executive Officer of Renaissance Securities (Cyprus) Limited, the Cyprus based subsidiary of the investment bank Renaissance Capital. Prior to joining Renaissance Capital, Marios was the founding partner of Egnatia Financial Services (Cyprus) Ltd, one of the three leading domestic investment firms in Cyprus. During the period 2016-2018, Marios worked with Playtech Plc, listed on the London Stock Exchange, as the CEO of Playtech’s regulated investment services subsidiaries. Marios holds a BA (Hons) in Industrial Economics and Accounting from the University of Nottingham. He is a Chartered Accountant with extensive experience at Coopers & Lybrand UK. He has been involved at national level in the roll out of initially the investment services directive and subsequently MiFID I and MiFID II into domestic national legislation in Cyprus. Marios Hadjiyiannakis is a Member of the Governance Committee of the National Investor Compensation Fund for clients of the Cyprus investment firms, Chairman of CySEC regulated Trade Capital Markets Limited and a non-executive Director of Hellas Sat Limited.
Chief Executive Officer - Director
Mr. Christos Christodoulou holds an HND, BSc and an MSc in Engineering. He is a Chartered Director with the UK Institute of Directors with an extensive experience in Corporate Governance and Management. He has been serving the Insurance Industry for more than twenty-five years, both in General Business and Life Operations, from various Managerial positions. Under his leadership, since 2009, the Company has successfully penetrated the Cyprus Insurance Industry and established itself as a leading Insurer on the island. The adopted strategies, focused on innovation and customer experience, proved to serve the Company as they were pivotal in creating a large portfolio of loyal customers and agents which led to profitable operations. In 2016 he was awarded with the annual IN Business Awards as "The Manager of the Year". Under his management, Trust Insurance is awarded the "Platinum Employer of the Year" for 2017 by the Investors in People of the London International Office, which is a special recognition as Trust is the first Company to receive the Platinum Award in Cyprus and the first to be internationally recognized for its practices. The same recognition was also awarded in 2020. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Insurance Association, the Cyprus Hire and Rejected Risks Pool as well as World Trade Center (Cyprus) Ltd.