Invest Cyprus Roadshow 2020 Israel - Digital Series

  • What makes Cyprus an attract investment destination? Key economic sectors and investment opportunities in a thriving EU Jurisdiction
  • What makes Cyprus an ideal business location for companiesto establish European and International Headquarters?


12:00-12:05     Chair’s Introduction
                         Melina Pyrgou, Board Member, Invest Cyprus

12:05-12:10     Welcome Address
                         Michalis P Michael, 
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Invest Cyprus 

                         Welcome Address
                         Thessalia-Salina Shambos, Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to the State of Israel

                         Welcome Address
                         Constantinos Petrides, Minister of Finance, Republic of Cyprus

12:10-12:45     Cyprus Economic Outlook & Investment Climate, Invest Cyprus

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

                        George Campanellas, CEO, Invest Cyprus

12:20-12:45     SESSION I: Doing Business in Cyprus - Establishing your Corporate Regional and International Headquarters

                         •   Cyprus as an emerging tech hub within the EU
                         •   Working and Living in Cyprus
                         •   Key benefits for foreign investors, corporations & individuals
                         •   The Cyprus IP Regime
                         •   Tax Incentives for Employers and Employees
                         •   Corporation Taxation
                         •   Legal & Regulatory Framework
                         •   Overview of the Banking system in Cyprus

                         Christos Charalambides, Partner - Tax Advisory, PwC Cyprus
                         Pieris Markou, Tax & Legal Services Leader, Deloitte Cyprus
                         Symeon Symeou, Banker, Representative from the Cyprus Banking Sector
                         Pangratios Vanezis, Board Member, KPMG 

                         Questions & Discussion

12:45-13:10     SESSION II: The Growing Investment Funds Industry in Cyprus

                         Cyprus Regulated Funds: Current Status & Benefits
                         Andreas Yiasemides, President, Cyprus Investment Funds Association

                         •   Cyprus: An Emerging Asset Management and Fund Hosting Jurisdiction
                         •   Funds Administration & Depositary Services
                         •   Benefits of Re-domiciliation of Funds to an EU Jurisdiction
                         •   Tax and Legal Developments

                        Andria Koukounis, Advocate, Director, Prountzos & Prountzos LLC – EY Law
                        Andri Michael, Partner - Financial Services and Funds Department, Kinanis LLC

                        Questions & Discussion

13:10-13:20     SESSION III: INVEST CYPRUS SPOTLIGHT ON “TourInvest Cyprus”

                         The Opportunity in the Cyprus Tourism and Hospitality Industry

                         •   The benefits of investing in a key and growing industry
                         •   Attractive Investment Opportunities & Incentives Offered

                         George Campanellas, CEO, Invest Cyprus

                         Questions & Discussion

13:20-13:30     Closing Remarks 


The Conference language will be English

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