About EIMF


The European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF) is a leading provider of premium public courses, executive education, eLearning and tailored learning solutions with emphasis on the Financial and Professional Services Sector.

We are here to help our clients and their businesses to reach their goals by facilitating change, enhancing the skills of their team and innovate in an ever more dynamic business world.

We draw on our strong team of our affiliate institutions, as well as our expert trainers who are amongst the most experienced and renowned specialists in their respective fields globally, to create innovative and specialised training programmes that reflect our passion for excellence and service.

The EIMF upholds the following values:

Excellence – delivering the highest standards in all of our activities

Innovation – developing new programmes and incorporating new teaching methods

Service – satisfying our clients’ needs at both the individual and organizational levels

Flexibility – being open to suggestions and soliciting input from our clients and other stakeholders

Cooperation – remain open to cooperation with other organizations and individuals

Community – offer access to free services such as learning and development, recruitment advice and services to any individual in need or associations

From early career to boardroom, we strengthen the skills which will boost career development and enable managerial and leadership qualities to develop.

For the organisation, our spectrum of service cover the full learning and educational support cycle.

EIMF offers a unique and diverse experience to each participant. We have created a large portfolio of learning and development programmes which are constantly updated to meet the ever-changing market needs. We want to make sure that participants can take advantage of our programmes through classroom or online training upon their individual needs. We strive to satisfy the developmental requirements of busy professionals making sure that every programme is tailored to their needs in terms of content and delivery.

You can choose the learning solution which best suits your schedule, team, learning style and budget:

Public courses; range in duration, including conferences

Tailored Learning Solutions; programmes designed for your organisation’s exact needs

eLearning; Self-paced ready courses or custom designed programmes

Handbooks and self-study workbooks

We are proud of our record of customer satisfaction but especially for our results. Here is how EIMF will help you achieve your goals and accelerate your career:

Quality – our clients consistently rate our performance ‘excellent’ or ‘outstanding’. Our average overall score awarded to us by our clients is nine out of ten.

Topics and Range– Our programmes cover a wide range of topics including finance, regulatory and AML compliance, CPD courses, forex training, technical analysis, financial modelling, investment banking, corporate governance, accounting, capital markets training, management, marketing, HR, and interpersonal skills.

Unique and Specialised – We are specialists in training for the Financial and Professional Services Sector and offer only what we are exceptionally good at.

Teaching Methodology– We teach as we want to be taught. We use activity based learning, case studies, hands on exercises and practical examples. Our training programmes are interactive and engaging, we make sure that our learning environment is suitable to the diverse individual learning styles.

Relevance and content – The courses offered are always and constantly relevant and updated so as to incorporate all recent developments in the sector. Our content is always prepared based on our clients’ needs and we do not provide ‘off-the-shelf’ type of standardized content.

Knowledge – our team of industry specialist trainers are among the best in their field, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.

Recognition – we are accredited by the National Human Resource Development Authority (HRDA), by the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI), and by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Professionals (ACAMS).

Welcome from the Management

Welcome to the European Institute of Management and Finance! At the EIMF we are proud to cater to the needs of the ever-changing Financial and Professional Services Sector. Our expert team of professionals and our vast network of expert trainers are here to accommodate all educational, training and consultation needs that arise to individuals and to companies within this sector.


Our key to success is simple as we follow a time tested recipe. Firstly our regulatory compliant experts are always in front of the curve, knowing the sector’s needs before anyone else, implementing and designing training courses that are always relevant and updated.


Secondly our Teaching Methodology follows closely the needs of today’s professional. Case studies, hands-on exercises, practical examples, and training programmes that are interactive and engaging help participants grasp and absorb the course content without effort.


Last but not least, we are always updating and expanding our curriculum based on our course participants’ suggestions, new needs that may arise in the market and new trends in the sector. As such, our website is constantly updated with new courses and events, like seminars, crash courses, conferences, and presentations free for the public.






Marios Siathas               

General Manager           


Marios has an extensive experience in the area of executive education, learning and development and consulting. For the past 14 years he worked as the Director of Executive Education at the Cyprus International Institute of Management (CIIM). His prior experience includes the position of Manager of Corporate Training Programmes at the University of Guelph in Canada in Business Development for the Houlihans group in the US. During his long lasting career in Executive Education, he has gained extensive experience in working with organizations and individuals and in building specialised and unique learning and development solutions for them. He has managed several development projects for large and small companies in Cyprus, Egypt, Austria, Bahrain, Greece, Canada, China, Dubai, and South Africa. He holds a BSc in Marketing and Management from Western Kentucky University in the USA, and an MBA from the University of Guelph in Canada. He is a member of the board of the Institute of Directors (UK) Cyprus Branch, he is a member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment, the Cyprus Human Resource Managers Association, Cyprus International Business Association, and several other professional bodies.


A professional qualification can help a prospective job candidate or working professional acquire the industry specific skills that will set them above the competition, and at the same time demonstrating their commitment to their prospective or current employer to training and career development. At EIMF, we have obtained Accreditation statuses from some of the industry’s most established and esteemed bodies, ensuring that participants in our Accredited programmes receive industry specific qualifications that will help them excel in their respective fields. (you can read more on the importance of professional qualifications here)


Furthermore, through our number of partnerships with other industry leaders, we have ensured a stronghold in our worldwide reach and an increase in our collected offerings.



The CISI is the largest and most widely respected professional body for the securities and investment industry in the UK and in a growing number of financial centres globally. We promote the highest standards of professionalism amongst our members and the wider financial services industry and we believe professionalism is a blend of three elements – Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour.

View our CISI Accredited Programmes here.


ACAMS is the largest international membership organization dedicated to enhancing the knowledge, skills and expertise of AML/CTF and financial crime detection and prevention professionals. Our members include representatives from a wide range of financial institutions, regulatory bodies, law enforcement agencies and industry sectors.


The European Institute of Management and Finance is an Accredited Vocational Training Center by the Human Resource Development Authority (HRDA). We offer a number of courses and seminars which are approved by the HRDA, and enterprises participating with their employees are entitled to the HRDA subsidies.




Our premises are centrally located in the capital city of Nicosia, with direct access from all cities of the island. We are situated in an ideal location, with ample parking space, access to restaurants and cafes and right next to one of the largest city parks of Nicosia for serene walks during seminar breaks.


Furthermore, our premises offer state of the art training facilities and classrooms with capacity of up to 50 people. All our classrooms are fitted with the latest technology in audiovisual equipment and all attention to detail was provided to ensure that the time spent here is a productive one.




The EIMF has access to a team of over 40 expert trainers, spanning almost every aspect of business, finance and management. Our trainers are highly qualified professionals with years’ experience, and with backgrounds in just about every aspect of the Financial Services Sector. Most of our trainers have extensive experience working in different parts of the world, which brings a wealth of knowledge to the training experience. Their expertise enables us to provide training using the latest theories, blended with practical case studies based on their own familiarity with the sector. We advise our trainer to build and use their own content and material so their teaching can be realistic and personal. We do help them in designing the training is such ways that can adapt to the learning styles of individual participants. It is our belief that teaching adults is inherently hard so we make every effort to make sure that our trainers are using the best available teaching methodologies that can be suitable to the needs of the diverse adult training participant. Furthermore, our trainers are highly trained educators themselves, as the EIMF provides ‘Train-the-trainer’ opportunities on a yearly basis.

We work with several clients representing various business sectors. They work with us because we listen to them and are flexible in our offerings. We offer them training and consulting services base on their changing needs. A few of our most recent clients include the following: