Athos is a Senior Financial Services Professional with hands on consulting experience in the areas of AIF & UCITs Funds, CIFs, PIs, EMIs and other regulated entities in the finance sector. He has extensive experience in Set up and Licencing, Compliance & AML, Fund Administration, Transfer Agent and other financial regulation matters. He holds an Honours degree in Law (LLB) from Queen Mary University London, a Master’s Degree in International Commercial Law (LLM) from Westminster University and a Master’s Degree in Finance (MsC ship. & finance ) from Cass Business School, City University. He is a holder of the Cyprus Bar, member of the Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA), holder of CYSEC’s Advanced Certificate in Financial Services Legal Framework and CYSEC AML Certification. He is also member in a number of technical committees and working groups including the CIFA AML Technical committee, for the past few years. He held various positions in the Legal and Finance Sector and for many years provided expert advice and technical assistance in Finance Law and Funds Law, to entities both on a local and international level. He is currently Deputy Head of the Financial Services Registration Department (FSRD) of MAP S. Platis.