The Cyprus-based Takirra Investment Corporation Ltd. holds a diversified portfolio of stakes in companies across Europe. From its offices in Larnaca it manages various investments, e.g. baby food and clinical nutrition production, commercial and private real estate projects as well as contract manufacturing in oncology medication. The privately owned company was established back in 1992.
Antonis AvraamManaging Director Certified Accountant ICPAC show bio
Antonis has over 35 years of experience in international business management. After graduating from university in Australia and first experience in accounting he moved to Cyprus. For the last 25 years he has lived in Cyprus working for PWC and Deloitte and more recently as managing partner in his own business and member of the board of directors in several international privately held companies.
Antonis is with Takirra since 2016. He leads the team as Managing Director of the company and brings international management and business development experience in multinational and multicultural environments to the team.
Margarita ChristoforouFinance Manager BSc, FCCA show bio
Margarita has profound international finance experience and holds a Public & Business Administration degree from the University of Cyprus. In 2006 she started her professional training in KPMG, where she was engaged until 2013 in the audit department. During the practice and post qualification, Margarita performed audits and related assignment for various companies including multinational, listed, and local companies.
Margarita is a member of ACCA and ICPAC since 2009. Before joining Takirra she worked in an international group of companies where she held various positions in the finance department.
Margarita has extensive experience in financial management and reporting, IFRS, audit, accounting and taxation.
Savvas AvraamTax Assistant Manager ACCA, MBA show bio
Savvas is a professional tax expert with over 9 years of experience both in the audit and tax functions of a Big Four firm in Cyprus.
Savvas has experience in assisting various local and international companies in various tax projects as well as to comply with the Cyprus tax legislation.
Savvas has extensive knowledge and understanding of the Cyprus tax legislation and over the years he has developed the skills and experience to understand and manage a wide spectrum of projects in line with company requirements. Savvas is a member of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants and has a Master in Business Administration.
Constantinos ConstantinidesIn-house Legal Counsel LLB (Hons) Law, BSc (Hons) Computer Science show bio
Constantinos has degrees in both Law and Computer Science. Upon completion of his law degree he joined one of Cyprus’ largest law firms where he advised international clients with assets spanning the energy, real estate, logistics, retail, media and hotel industries. He is well versed in the day-to-day management of the legal affairs of Cyprus companies, partnerships and trusts. Through his 9-year career, Constantinos has gained substantial expertise in managing and conducting cross-border financing and acquisition transactions, is experienced in drafting of all manner of agreements and commercial documents and has consulted on commercial, corporate restructurings, joint venture and contract law related matters.
Constantinos is currently involved in all legal matters of the group and its investments and also serves as the company secretary.
Demetra AvraamidouTeam Assistant / Office Manager
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
“One Dream One Wish” Annual Event
On 10th November our representatives were pleased to attend an event in Larnaca, organized by “One Dream One Wish” Foundation.
The event was organized with the means to bring together the affected children and their families with the various sponsors and the Foundation’s Representatives where gifts from childrens’ ‘wish lists’ were personally given out to them by the sponsors.
The gathering gave the opportunity to the sponsors and affected families to get to know each other, exchange views and share their experiences.
Larnaca Children's Shelter
Takirra Investment Corporation Ltd is pleased to have contributed to the Larnaca Children’s Shelter with the construction of a shade port for their courtyard at their new premises where Larnaca Children’s Shelter has recently relocated to, donated by the Government.
The Shelter has been operating since 1978 and provides a safe place for children between the ages of 6-18, some of which reside permanently at the Shelter.
Antonis Avraam, Managing Director states: “It is our pleasure to contribute towards improving the life quality of the children that use the Shelter and we would like to thank the staff and management of the Shelter, for their continuous and tireless work supporting the children.”
"One Dream One Wish" Foundation
As part of our corporate social responsibility activities and as a commitment towards society, Takirra Investment Corporation Ltd has become a sponsor of the “One Dream One Wish” Foundation, the Cyprus Association for Children with Cancer and Related Diseases based in Nicosia. Our representatives have met with the President of the Foundation, Mr. George Penintaex, who shared stories and details of the Foundation’s truly amazing work and contributions for cancer-struck children and families in Cyprus.