Business Direction Events UK Ltd and A.C.A.B in association with Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC

THE EVENT: Business Direction Cyprus 2019

Venue: Marriott Hotel, Regents Park, London NW3 3ST - 29 November 2019


This year we are proud to announce that the renowned Cyprus Law Firm, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC have joined us as associate partners in organising the BUSINESS DIRECTION CYPRUS 2019 Event.

What to expect



The upcoming event on 29 November 2019 will provide those attending with the opportunity to discover why Cyprus is now considered as one of Europe's most attractive and safe centres for investment in a variety of areas such as financial and legal services, shipping, funds and asset management, large scale property projects, energy, real estate, leisure and employment services. It was recently dubbed as the New Singapore and we can see why..

The Marriott Hotel Reception and Meeting area

The Marriott Hotel Reception and Meeting area

Our programme will cover most of these areas as our experts will endeavour to answer all your questions and provide insight into the variety of projects happening as well as future developments.

Cyprus is committed to offering a high-quality service in a duly regulated environment in order to ensure the best possible experience for investors and business people worldwide. There is an abundance of highly trained people in all areas with the English language being second nature to most of them.

THE mainly talked about reasons to Invest in Cyprus could be placed in a nutshell as follows:

  • Strategic Location

  • Advantageous Tax System

  • EU & Eurozone Member State

  • Legal and Regulatory Framework based on UK structure

  • A plethora of Human Talent & Quality of Professional Services

  • Advanced Infrastructure

  • High Quality of Life, with mountain air, the sea breeze and picturesque countrysides

  • Economic Prospects & Opportunities

The Marriott Hotel Conference Rooms

The Marriott Hotel Conference Rooms

Who should attend our programme?

Professionals in the Legal Services - Accountants - Financial Services - Marketing Agents/Consultants - Investment Consultants - Interested parties in the Shipping Industry - Property Developers and Real Estate Agencies - Large to small scale Investors and any other applicants that may have an interest in the topics to be discussed.

Why Attend?

Learn from our panels of experts in their fields and have your questions answered with confidence.

Have all your concerns about tax - legal - government policies, do’s and don’ts clarified.

Explore new markets and Networking opportunities with both UK and Cyprus business people.

Learn of all aspects of investment opportunities available in Cyprus.


Philippos Raptopoulos (Tax Partner at Ernst Young Cyprus)

Lambros Soteriou (Partner Michael Kyprianou & Co., Law Firm)

Savvas Savvides (Partner Michael Kyprianou & Co., Law Firm)

Bambos Charalambous (MP for Enfield Southgate)

Xenia Neophytou (Director C.X. Financia)

Alex Chrysaphiades (Director MHA MacIntyre Hudson Accountants)

Giovanis Kouzalis (CEO G. Kouzalis Law)

Panikos Livadhiotis (Lefteris Livadhiotis & Sons Property Developers)

Esme Palas (Senior Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC

Gina Panayiotou ( Global Head of Energy & Shipping, Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC

Yiannis Fanides (Senior Associate, Michael Kyprianou & Co. LLC)

George Appios CEO for AstroBank Limited

Chris Koutouroushis MD for bizserve Consultants Limited

George Campanellas Director at Invest Cyprus



9.30 a.m. Opening Speech

9.40 a.m. Speech by British MP Bambos Charalambous

9.50 a.m. Speech by Minister of the government of the Republic of Cyprus

10.00 a.m. PANEL 1 - Cyprus Investment Programme

10.45 a.m. Beverage break

11.00 a.m. PANEL 2 - Investment opportunities in Real Estate

11.45 a.m. PANEL 3 - Banking and Tax benefits

12.30 p.m. Beverage break

12.45 p.m. PANEL 4 - Other Investment Opportunities and Projects (Shipping, Funds, Technology, Leisure).

1.30 p.m. Networking Opportunities

Panels, Speakers and areas of discussion are subject to change at short notice though every endeavour will be made to keep with the advertised programme.