Stavros Ioannou
Managing Partner, CEO

Stavros Ioannou

As of 1 January 2011, Stavros is the Managing Partner of Grant Thornton in Cyprus. He is also our Advisory Services Partner and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He trained in the UK and has a BSc (Honours) in Business Finance and Economics from the University of East Anglia.

During his time with Grant Thornton in the United Kingdom, Stavros obtained considerable experience in financial due diligence in connection with acquisitions and fundraising, flotations and public company transactions.
Augoustinos Papathomas
Assurance and IBC Director

Augoustinos Papathomas

Augoustinos is in charge of Assurance Services, he is the IBC Director of our firm and the Managing Partner of our Limassol office. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus. He trained in the UK and has a BSc and BEng in Engineering, Manufacture and Management from U.M.I.S.T. the University of Manchester.

Augoustinos has extensive experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries, as well as considerable experience in personal and corporate taxation. He has also undertaken several international tax planning assignments. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of various organisations in Cyprus.
Stelios Loizides
Assurance Partner

Stelios Loizides

Stelios is an Assurance Partner in our Nicosia office. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He trained in the UK after completing a BSc Honours degree in Economics at University College London.

Stelios has a long experience in almost all fields of the profession, mainly auditing, accounting and taxation.
George Pouros
Assurance Partner

George Pouros

George is an Assurance Partner in our Nicosia office and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus (ICPAC).He has a B.Sc. in Accounting with Financial Analysis from the University of Warwick.

George has extensive experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries, as well as considerable experience in personal and corporate taxation. During his time with Grant Thornton he has also undertaken a number of international assignments including audits, tax planning exercises and financial due diligence. He is also an active member of the ICPAC's Committee on International Financial Reporting Standards and a member of the international quality control team for Grant Thornton International.
George Karavis
Tax Partner

George Karavis

George is the Tax Partner of Grant Thornton in Cyprus and has a BA(Hons) in Accounting & Finance from the University of East London. He is a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus, where he represents the Firm in the VAT Committee of the Institute.

George has many years of hands-on experience in the application of Cyprus and International tax legislation.
Stephen Michaelides
Outsourcing Partner

Stephen Michaelides

Stephen is the Partner responsible for our Outsourcing department and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus. He qualified in the UK and has a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Accounting from the University of Manchester.

Stephen has many years of international experience in the UK, UAE, Greece and the Netherlands, in financial, operational and managerial roles. Our Outsourcing department offers corporate, advisory and bookkeeping services to both local and international clients.
Achilleas Achilleos
Assurance Partner

Achilleas Achilleos

Achilleas is an Assurance Partner in our Nicosia office. He is a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus (ICPAC). He has a B.A. (Honours) Degree in Accounting and Finance from Southbank University London.

Achilleas has experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries. During his time with Grant Thornton he has also undertaken a number of international assignments including audits and financial due diligence.
Nicos Mouzouris
Assurance Partner

Nicos Mouzouris

Nicos is an Assurance Partner in our Limassol office and advises a wide range of entities and individuals. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus (ICPAC). He trained in the UK and holds a BA (Hons) Accounting with Computing degree from the University of Kent at Canterbury.

Nicos has extensive experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries, in personal and corporate taxation, as well as in financial advisory. He is accredited by the Human Resource Development Authority of Cyprus as management consultant specialising in financial management and business planning. He served as member and vice president of the Consulting and Information Technology Committee of ICPAC.
Polys Polyviou
Assurance Partner

Polys Polyviou

Polys is an Assurance Partner in our Limassol office. He is a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus.

Polys trained in UK and has a First Class B.Sc. Honours in Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics (MORSE) from University of Warwick and a Master of Advanced Study (MASt) from University of Cambridge.

Polys has extensive experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries.

Antonis Loyides
IFRS and Training Partner

Antonis Loyides

Antonis is the IFRS Partner. He has a BA (Hons) in Accounting, Finance and Economics from the University of Sheffield and is a fellow member (FCA) of ICAEW. He is also an active member of the ICPAC's Committee on IFRS.

He has considerable experience in banking, primarily in loan asset quality and credit loss provisioning in accordance with IFRS, as well as in other financial services sectors. Also, he has been lecturing for six years for advanced professional exams leading to ICAEW and ACCA qualifications and also presenting IFRS CPD and long-duration seminars in Cyprus and Greece.
Froso Yiangoulli
Assurance Partner

Froso Yiangoulli

Froso is an Assurance Partner in our Nicosia office. She is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus (ICPAC). She has a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Reading.

Froso has extensive experience in auditing of organizations across a variety of industries. During her time with Grant Thornton she has also undertaken a number of international assignments including audits and financial due diligence. She is also an active member of the ICPAC's Ethics & Institutions Committee.
Melpo Konnari
Advisory Partner

Melpo Konnari

Melpo is the Advisory Partner of our firm. She is a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Cyprus (ICPAC). She is also an active member of the ICPAC’s Committee on Corporate Finance, Internal Controls and Risk Management.

Melpo has obtained experience through her employment in Grant Thornton Cyprus in the audit of Financial Statements and she has considerable experience in advisory services, especially in Transaction Advisory Services projects such as financial due diligences and valuations as well as in Internal Audit projects.

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