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Christina Ioannidou

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Ioannides Demetriou LLC

Work Department

Head of Corporate




Christina Ioannidou is a Director and has been a member of the firm since 2007. Christina is part of the firm's corporate department and has extensive experience in Banking and Finance, Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Restructuring and Insolvency, Stock Exchange Listings and Public Offerings and Tax.

A large portion of Christina's work is advising international corporations and investors on how to best utilise Cyprus corporate vehicles and investment opportunities through the creation of tax efficient structures and through the use of Cyprus and/or overseas vehicles, including inter alia corporations, trusts, foundations and partnerships.

She also acts as legal advisor to major local and international banks, public companies, insurance companies, shipping companies and general trade companies providing day-to-day advice on legal matters and also litigates on their behalf.

Christina is also trusted by her clients to act as both executive and non-executive director for international companies, which are based in Cyprus. In particular, Christina focuses on various areas of international commerce such as mining, construction, general trading, energy, healthcare and e-media.

With considerable experience in Mergers and Acquisitions and Joint Ventures, Christina is adept at drafting and structuring contractual documentation in high value international transactions, mergers and takeovers of banking, insurance and other general business concerns, joint ventures of local and international corporations, syndicated loans and other banking, financing, securities and corporate organisational documentation. Additionally, Christina litigates on behalf of her clients appearing before both the District and Supreme Courts.

Christina is a member of the board of directors of numerous private companies and is also the author of various publications on Cyprus Corporate and Commercial Law. She is also regularly invited as a speaker in seminars, in both Cyprus and abroad, in relation to Cyprus Corporate and Commercial Law.


English, Greek


Cyprus Bar Association

Commonwealth Lawyers' Association - Council Member

STEP Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners


Imperial College, University of London, BSc (Hons) Mathematics & Statistics

Harvard University, AM Statistics

University of Oxford, BA (Hons) Jurisprudence


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Ioannides Demetriou LLC’s ‘good all-round team’ is well versed at handling complex banking mandates and syndicated financings for clients such as Eurobank Cyprus. Pambos Ioannides is ‘knowledgeable’ and Christina Ioannidou is a ‘top lawyer’.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Ioannides Demetriou LLC’s ‘very reliable team’ recently advised several major local companies on ongoing investigations by the C.P.C.. Clients include Hermes Airports. Pambos Ioannides provides ‘pertinent advice each time’ and Christina Ioannidou is ‘thorough’.

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