Meet the team
Chief Executive Officer
Haris Stavrinides is the Chief Executive Officer at Emporium Capital K.A. Ltd Cyprus. He has over two decades experience in the fields of finance and investments, ranging from equities to derivatives, mutual funds, and alternative investments. He holds an MBA with Distinction in Financial Management from the University of Exeter in the UK and MSc in Finance from the University of Cyprus.
Additionally, Mr Stavrinides has been involved in the introduction of mutual funds in Cyprus and has worked as a banker and a fund manager in the insurance industry. Mr Stavrinides is accredited by CySEC with the advanced certificate and by the Athens Derivatives Exchange (ADEX) as a derivatives advisor and market maker.
In 2022, he founded Cleartrust Investment Funds and Cleartrust Data Analytics. He has created a proprietary software named as the Finance Monitor© that analyses 10 developed markets and 28K shares globally on a daily basis. Emporium Capital and Cleartrust Investment Funds have joined forces in portfolio management enabling clients to take advantage of the cutting edge technology in quantitative investment decision making process.
Chief Financial Officer
Marios Timinis has many years’ experience as a CFO – Executive Director in Cyprus Investment Firms. He holds a Degree in Accounting & Finance and an Executive MBA from UK Universities. He is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA) in the U.K.
Marios has over 20 years practical experience as a CFO in private Companies. He completed his ACCA practicing qualification in London with a medium sized firm of Chartered Accountants. He has also experience as a Deputy Director of the Internal Audit Department of a large group of Companies in Cyprus. Additionally, Marios Timinis is accredited by the CySEC advanced certificate.
Karim Naar is a CISI Level 4 Qualified Investment Advisor with more than 12 years’ experience in Mutual Funds industry, gained mainly at the two major Fund Rating agencies in the world (Morningstar and Lipper); Karim also worked during 2 years as an Economic Researcher and Advisor at a diplomatic mission in Cyprus and served as a Director in the Board of a RAIF established in Cyprus in 2020.
Karim holds a Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering and a Certificate in Advanced Wealth & Investment Management from the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment in London; he also passed the Advanced Examination on Financial Services Legal Framework from the Cyprus Securities & Exchange Commission.
Regulatory & AML Compliance Executive
Mirsida Alikaj has many years of extensive and broad knowledge in the field of financial services. She started her career at a regulated investment firm in Cyprus and has strong knowledge and experience on day-to-day operations of regulated entities and implementing regulatory compliance aspects across the Company and its clients.
Mirsida studied Business Administration (BSc) and then pursued a Master’s degree in Business Economics and Management with her research interests focusing on applied economics. She is also a holder of both CySEC Advanced and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Certification.
Broker / Client Service Executive
Charidemos Levadiotis has more than 3 years of experience as an FX, Equities and CFDs Broker at Cyprus Investment Firms. Due to his passion for trading, Charidemos traded on his personal account for many years and has earned a Certificate in Financial Technical Analysis (CFTe) from the society of Technical Analysts in the UK.
Charidemos studied Mechanical Engineering (with concentration in Business) and holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering (MENG) from the University of Sussex. While working as an engineer, he also studied for and earned his CFTe and CySEC Advanced Certificate to join the finance industry.
Broker / Client Service Executive
Charalambos is committed, passionate, self-driving individual, reflected by numerous examples in his tasks and projects. Through his work ethic and analytical skills, he makes sure he delivers to the client’s best interests.
Charalambos acquired a BSc in Mathematics at the University of Nottingham. For his postgraduate studies he attended Cardiff University completing the MSc in Operational Research, Applied Statistics and Financial Risk with Distinction. Additionally, Charalambos is accredited by the CySEC advanced certificate.
Compliance / AML Assistant & Risk Manager
Iliana Neokleous has more than 3 years of experience in the Financial Industry Sector. She has more than 2 years of experience in the banking industry, handling client accounts and following bank financial and security regulations and procedures. Moreover, she has more than 1 year of experience at a Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF). Iliana has a passion for, and a genuine interest in finance and economics.
Iliana studied and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Cyprus. She has further continued her studies to earn a Master of Science Degree in Finance from the University of Cyprus. Iliana Neokleous is also accredited by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) Anti-Money Laundering (AML) certificate.