|Mr Marios Demetriades assumed office as Minister of Communications and Works on 14 March 2014. |
Mr Demetriades was born in Pafos on 27 August 1971.
Over the last six years he held a managerial position at Piraeus Bank (Cyprus). Prior to that he worked at Laiki Bank Group for approximately ten years.
He studied Business, Finance and Economics in the United Kingdom (1990-93 University of East Anglia). During his studies he was the recipient of many awards.
Since 2000 he is a member of the CFA Institute (Chartered Financial Analyst).
Since 1996 he is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (Chartered Accountant) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC).
During the period 1993-96 he worked at the international firm BDO Stoy Hayward in London as a trainee Chartered Accountant.
From 1996 until 1998 he was manager of the Pafos local office of the international audit firm Ernst & Young.
From July 1988 until August 1990 he served his military service at the National Guard.
Mr Demetriades is married to Maria and they have two children.