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George Y Yiangou LLC

12-14 KENNEDY AVENUE, KENNEDY BUSINESS CENTRE, 2ND FLOOR, OFFICE 203, 1087 NICOSIA, CYPRUS
Tel:
Work +357 22 65 33 33
Email:
Web:
www.yiangou.com.cy
Athens, Nicosia

Chris Yiangou

Tel:
Work +357 22 653 333
Email:
George Y Yiangou LLC

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial

Position

Partner, Head of Corporate

Career

Chris has been a Lawyer for 10 years; his main areas of practice are Corporate and Commercial Law, Banking & Finance, M & A, Cross-border Transactions and Joint Ventures, Companies management, trustee and fiduciary Services. Chris works regularly with international law firms, local and international world-leading commercial and investment banks, international finance organizations, investment funds, government institutions, as well as many corporate clients. He attended business conferences and is actively involved in the business development of the firm. He became a partner at George Y. Yiangou LLC in 2008 and he is now the head of the Corporate Department having in his team nine administrators and five corporate lawyers. He is involved, amongst others, in legal due diligences, shareholders agreements, trust deeds, escrow deeds and other M & A related documents. Chris has extensive experience in the set up and completion of complex joint-ventures and cross-border structures through the use of Cyprus vehicles and advises regularly on Corporate, M & A, Banking & Finance and Insurance/ Pension Funds issues.

Languages

Greek, English

Member

Cyprus Bar Association International Tax Planning Association (ITPA) IAG Integrated Advisory Group International

Education

LLB With Honours – University of SUSSEX


Cyprus

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

George Y Yiangou LLC is often involved in high-value and complex cross-border deals with the 'intelligent and constructive' Chris Yiangou at the helm. Major clients include Nordea Bank, Romanian Commercial Bank and Hellenic Bank. International projects manager Lory Cirstea is ‘practical and smart’.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

George Y Yiangou LLC acts for clients such as Sberbank CIB and Promsvyazbank and frequently works with a number of international law firms. Highlights included advising a major international bank on all Cypriot aspects of the complex restructuring of a large real estate group. Chris Yiangou and Lory Cirstea  are noted.

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Legal Developments by:
George Y Yiangou LLC

  • Commentary on the judgement of the European Court of Justice

    The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) dismisses the actions for annulment of the MoU and the Eurogroup statement and the actions for compensation of uninsured depositors for the restructuring of the Cypriot banking sector
    - George Y Yiangou & Co

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