Lecturer – SBR
Elias is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) since 2005, a fellow member of ICAEW since 2015, a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC) since 2006 and a member of the IFRS Committee of ICPAC since 2019. He is a graduate of the University of Cyprus (2002) with a major in accounting.
He has 21 years of audit experience:
2002-2015: EY Cyprus
2015-2023 (June): LIS Primus (audit Director)
He has a wide range of experience across many industries including the banking sector, software development companies, hospitality and leisure, real estate companies, investment companies, general trading and online trading companies. He is also involved in several group audits, acting in the capacity of the head of the primary team.
Other than audit, he is also involved in IFRS technical reviews, due diligence reports, valuation reports and provision of IFRS and audit seminars (both internal and external).
Over the last 11 years, he is also acting as an ACCA lecturer, teaching Strategic Business Reporting. He has also taught Financial Management, for 8 years, and Performance Management, for 4 years.
In mid-2023, he joined a group of companies, in the position of Chief Financial Officer.