Cyprus High Commission Trade in London

Virtual event on the UK and Cyprus: The financial services case

This was the first part of an online panel event series which was organised by the Ministry of Energy, Commerce & Industry, the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the Cyprus-UK Business Association the Hellenic Bankers Association and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Keynote speaker was the Minister of Energy, Commerce & Industry Ms Natasa Pilides, followed by a panel discussion in which Mr Andreas Yiasemides, President of CIFA, Mr Arun Srivastava, Partner in the Corporate Department at Paul Hastings (Europe) LLP and Mr Louis Loizou, Chairman of the Hellenic Bankers Association attempted to redefine the business model and explore a new sustainable path for cooperation between the two countries in a post Brexit era.

Minister Pilides and members of the discussion panel had the opportunity to answer several questions from the viewers, indicative of the great interest of the business community in the post Brexit environment.