Mr Christophides has an extensive knowledge of the financial industry with more than 15 years’ experience. He has good knowledge of the relevant competent authorities and compliance and reporting requirements. In the past Neophytos worked with private brokerage firms regulated by CySEC as Finance Director, Operations Manager, Fund Administrator and AML Compliance Officer. He accumulated experience of the procedures required for the proper operation of a financial firm and AIFs. He has broad knowledge of how local and international stock exchanges, custodians and brokers function. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and he is a Certified Accountant. He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus. Also, he is a holder of the Advanced Certificate of CySEC.