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Invest Cyprus Roadshow 2020 USA- Digital Series

Cyprus: Your EU Gateway to Global Investments / USA  

  • A leading business & attractive investment destination
  • A thriving jurisdiction offering EU Passporting Solutions to international firms 
  • An ideal business location for companies to establish European and International Headquarters


Chair Introduction

Welcome Address
Constantinos Petrides,
Minister of Finance, Republic of Cyprus
Michalis P. Michael, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Invest Cyprus

Cyprus Economic Outlook & Investment Climate

  • Response to COVID-19
  • Key Sectors of the Cyprus Economy
  • Cyprus as an Investment Destination: Investment Climate and Market Opportunities

George Campanellas, CEO, Invest Cyprus

SESSION I: Doing Business in Cyprus - Establishing your Corporate European and International Headquarters

  • Establishing a regional office / presence in Cyprus
  • Key benefits for corporations
  • Key benefits for individuals (employees living and working in Cyprus)
  • Tax Benefits of Headquartering in Cyprus
  • Overview of the Banking System in Cyprus
  • The Cyprus Intellectual Property Regime
  • Cyprus as an Emerging Tech Hub within the EU


  • Marina Kasapi, Principal, Tax & Legal Department, KPMG Cyprus
  • Petros Krasaris, Partner and Member of the Board, EY Cyprus
  • Andreas Andronicou, Director - Tax Advisory, PwC Cyprus
  • George Ioannou, Partner, Chrysostomides
  • Charalambos Meivatzis, Partner, Head of Tax, Accounting and VAT, Kinanis LLC

Questions & Discussion

  SESSION II:  EU Passporting for the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance Sectors 

  • Cyprus Regulated Funds: Current Status & Benefits
  • Cyprus: An emerging Asset Management and Fund Hosting Jurisdiction
  • Types and Legal forms of Cyprus Funds
  • EU Passporting rights & cross-border fund distribution
  • Alternative Investment Fund Managers
  • Investment firms
  • Electronic Payment Institutions
  • Insurance Sector
  • UCITS Managers


  • Andreas Yiasemides, President, Cyprus Investment Funds Association
  • Panikos Teklos, Partner, Risk Advisory & Wealth Advisory Services Leader, Deloitte
  • George Karatzias, Senior Manager, Alter Domus

Questions & Discussion

  SESSION III:  Invest Cyprus Spotlight on Investment Opportunities arising in Priority Growth Sectors

  • National Strategy and Sector Specific Priorities
  • Market opportunities in the Banking and Finance Sector
  • Latest trends, portfolio of assets, M&As and Greenfield Projects
  • Large scale projects: Hospitality and Tourism, Renewable Energy, Higher Education, Healthcare, Filming, Technology

Stephanie Panayi, Investment Promotion Officer, TourInvest Unit, Invest Cyprus

Questions & Discussion

 Closing of Event

To download the preliminary event brochure for the Invest Cyprus Roadshow - Cyprus: Your EU Gateway to Global Investments / USA, click here.

*The Conference programme is preliminary and subject to change by the organizers. The Conference language will be English