Dear readers! Let us introduce the board of directors of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos.
Anastasia Yianni, President of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos
Education: Kazan State Pedagogical University, Faculty of Foreign Languages, Diploma with distinction Teaching English and German languages.
Working Experience: 2 years Lecturer at the Tatar Institute for the Promotion of Business, 1 year Interpreter at International Telecom company, 11 years – Pafilia Property Developers, Eastern European Sales Manager, currently Business Development Manager at Minthis Hills Luxury Golf Resort, Pafilia Property Developers.
Living in Cyprus since December 2000. Married, has 2 kids
Efthymios (Makis) Tsiatsios, Vice-President of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos
Education: studied Marketing in the American College of Greece (BSc in Marketing), Business Management at the Higher Technological Institute of Chalkida, Greece (BSc in Business Management) and did MBA in General Management in the Neapolis University.
Working Experience: district Manager of Pafos of the Cyprus Hotel Association, the Marketing and Public Relations Manager of the Paphos Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He also holds the position of Secretary in the following committees of the Pafos Chamber of Commerce and Industry: Public and International Relations Committee, Commission of Planning training Programs and European Affairs, Services Department and Tourism Department. He is the 2013 Vice President of the JCI (Junior Chamber International) Cyprus. Also owns Tsiatsios Enterprises Ltd a company that operates in the field of Energy production through Solar Energy-Photovoltaics, Construction Development, and counceling.
Living in Paphos since 2007. Married
Tatiana Aristodemou, Secretary of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos
Education: Commodities Expert
Working Experience: Deputy Director for Commerce (Ukraine)
Since 1995 J. Aristodemou Ideal Homes Regional Manager. Participating in many seminars, exhibitions and business forums all over the world and in Cyprus.
Hobbies: Digital photography, traveling, history of Architecture, fashion, cinema, music
Living in Paphos since 1994. Married, 5 children
Michael Michaelides, Treasurer of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos
Education: graduated from Athens University of Economics and Commerce Science (B.Sc)
Working Experience: Member of the following Professional Bodies:
- Association of International Accountants (AMIA)
- Chartered Institute of management (MCMI)
- Fellow of Association of Accounting Technicians (FMAAT)
Worked in London for 18 years in various auditing and accounting firms. Returned back in Cyprus in 1995. Worked with PWC for one and a half years as a supervisor. Running his own audit, accounting and business consultancy firm since 1997.
Zoe Stylianaki, Assistant Secretary of the Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos
Born and raised in Patras. Moved to Manchester, England at the age of 18 where studied at South Trafford College.
Education: Diploma in Teaching English as a foreigner language.
Working Experience: worked as an interpreter at the University of Patras. Also owns “Eleven” event planning business.
Living in Paphos since 2007. Married.
Education: born and raised here in Paphos. At the age of 18 moved to Thessalloniki where studied at the Aristotelion University English Philology, and then to NY-USA where continued studies receiving a Master’s degree in Mass Media/Communications from the City University of NY( CUNY).
Working Experience: upon completion of her studies, worked in the media sector for a short period of time and then built her career in the Human services sector. Started as a Program Director in a Summer Youth Employment Program and then in the Program Development Division of a multiservice non-profit organization. Before moving back to Cyprus in 2000 was the Associate Director of the Organization managing more than 25 programs funded by the local and Federal Government. Now is the Managing Director of The International School of Paphos since 2002.
Married, has one son.
Education: High School of Music, Moscow Humanitarian University, Cultural Dep., degree in Choir conducting.
Working Experience: accompanist and chorus master of children’s choirs, private music teacher, helped to set up the company which manufactures and supplies heating equipment, worked there for 7 years.
Living in Paphos since 2004. Married, has 2 children.
Dr. Litsa Olympiou
Education: born in Larnaca, was educated at St Joseph’s school in Larnaca and Bedfort High School in England. Studied French at the University College London, and did her doctorate at the same university. Completed education at the University of Durham where studied for a Postgraduate Ceritificate in Education.
Working Experience: worked initially in the United Kingdom and taught for five years in Dubai. Joined the International School of Paphos in 1994 and in 1996 was promoted to the position of Head of School, a position holds today.
Married, has one daughter.
Education: Civil Aviation Institute of Kiev, Master of Science degree in Electronics;
Working Experience: 20 years experience on Information Technology Business Solutions & Education related fields. Partner at ZS Fidelity Electronics Ltd. (Sony Center Paphos) and IT Manager at Aristo Developers Ltd.
Living in Paphos since 1991. Married, has one son.
Education: degree in economics and accountancy, degree in psychology, various psychologist’s training programs.
Working experience: 5 years in the company organizing social events, then organizing and doing business and public relation training programs.
Living in Paphos since 2003, raising 3 children.
Working experience: The Association’s Lawyer/ Legal advisor is Andreas Demetriades & Co
The Accountant/ Econimic Advisor is Multibusiness Ltd, Chartered Certified Accountants
Cyprus-Russian Association of Paphos — the Board of Directors