Costas is a seasoned financial services professional with over two decades of experience in diverse sectors like digital assets, brokerage, FX, e-money, investment banking, and asset management.
He has served on the boards of multinational corporations (Renaissance Capital Group, CPT Markets) and currently supports financial services institutions in the fintech sector, in his capacity as independent non-executive director, in addition to being the CEO and Founder of Chainblox.
Chainblox is a blockchain technology focused consultancy that offers:
legal & regulatory consultancy services in the blockchain space;
forensic data analytics and risk assessment solutions, and
blockchain educational training.
Costa’s academic credentials and professional qualifications include the following:
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Sheffield,
Master of Laws (LLM) in Maritime Law from University College London,
Executive MBA from London Business School,
Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Marketing from the Digital Marketing Institute,
Cyprus Securities & Exchange Commission – Advanced Certificate Holder,
Qualified Project Management certified practitioner (PRINCE II) from AXELOS,
Certification as a Blockchain Expert (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management),
Cryptocurrency Investigator (Blockchain Institute Group),
HRDA (ΑΝΑΔ) trained instructor.
Costas passed his Cyprus Bar exam in 2004