Mr. Chris Demetriades
Director, Strategy, Operations & Financing
Chris is EPGE’s Director for Strategy, Operations & Finance. He worked for the Joannou & Paraskevaides Group from 1994 until 2018 where he had Financial Management responsibilities. Chris has been involved in numerous projects and lately he was involved in the financing of the 80 MW Chirnogeni Wind Farm financed by EBRD (the first project financed wind asset in Romania) which won the Deal of the Year award for 2012, and, the 117 MW JWPC Tafila Wind Farm in Jordan (the first utility scale Wind Farm in the Middle East ).
Previously from 1991 to 1994, he worked for Coopers & Lybrand in Nicosia where he headed the Financial and Management Services Group. He joined Coopers & Lybrand in London in 1986 and he is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales since 1989. During his post qualification years with the firm he was involved in a number of Merger and Acquisition projects and with the UK electricity privatization as Manager in the Corporate Finance Department.
Chris holds a BSc (Econ) with First Class honors in Industry and Trade from the London School of Economics.