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.
Stavros SoupashisGroup Tax Manager LL.B., LL.M. in Commercial Law and Adv. LL.M. in International Taxation show bio
Stavros is an experienced tax and commercial advisor with more than 10 years of experience. He is a law graduate from the Kapodistriakon University of Athens and a holder of an LL.M. in Commercial Law from the University of Bristol and an Adv. LL.M. in International Tax Law from the I.T.C. University of Leiden.
Stavros held managerial positions in accounting and law firms in Cyprus and Luxembourg. He was also a teacher of International Tax Law of the Advanced Diploma in International Tax.
Throughout his career Stavros has served as a trusted advisor of multinational firms in a variety of industries. He specialized in direct tax matters (both local and international) as well as matters pertaining to EU Fiscal State Aid. He also served also as a speaker on international tax matters in various conferences in Cyprus and abroad.
Athina FokasIn-house Legal Counsel Lawyer show bio
Athina started her career as a litigation lawyer and then focused on the fields of company and commercial law and has specialized in the areas of compliance, anti-money laundering & counter terrorist financing. She carried out advisory work, M&A, corporate restructuring as well as complex and sensitive matters whether that be commercial issues arising in the banking and financial sectors, shareholders disputes, employment law issues and has also been involved in the implementation of the GDPR legislation.
Athina is currently involved in all legal matters of the company and its investments and she serves as the company secretary.