Minister of Transport, Communications and Works of Cyprus
Mr Marios Demetriades assumed office as Minister of Transport, Communications and Works on 14 March 2014. He was born in Paphos on 27 August 1971.
Over the last six years he held a managerial position at Piraeus Bank (Cyprus). Prior to that, he had been working 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.
He has been a member of the CFA Institute (Chartered Financial Analyst) since 2000.
He has been 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) since 1996.
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 held a managerial position at the international audit firm Ernst & Young’s local office in Pafos, Cyprus.
From July 1988 until August 1990 he served his military duty at the Cyprus National Guard.
Mr Demetriades is married to Maria and they have two children.