Speakers at Athens Investment Summit
Tax & Financial Consultant, Eurofast
Ms. Maria Nicolaou is a senior tax and financial consultant at Eurofast, Cyprus.
Eurofast is a regional business advisory organisation employing over 200 people in South East Europe and East Mediterranean. The organisation is managed by a team of professionals capable of addressing all client needs in all the countries of operation in the Region in one single meeting, using one single language for all the countries involved. The fact that all local Eurofast ofces are fully fedged subsidiaries of Eurofast enables us to implement and maintain a uniform region-wide management policy with the same client focused approach and partner led personal service.
Ms. Nicolaou is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) as well as a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC). She holds a Master of Arts in International Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting. She is currently studying for the ADIT (Advanced Diploma in International Taxation) qualification.
Ms. Nicolaou has over 8 years work experience, having previously worked in a Big4 practice and in an AIM-listed company.
Throughout her career Ms. Nicolaou gained a wide range of experience in both audit and tax services. She has extensive knowledge in International Financial Reporting Standards, International Standards in Auditing, and tax legislation.
On a daily basis she is assisting clients with various tax issues whether being local or cross-border and she is also involved in the audit and financial reporting of various companies, both local and foreign. In addition, Maria is also actively involved in the KYC and AML procedures of the Company.