Our Team

#SEEME Team
Christodoulos Damianou
SEEME @ Executive Director
Christodoulos is a Director of International Tax and Executive Director at Eurofast and he specialises in international tax structuring and planning, including real estate structuring. Christodoulos has over 25 years of working experience in tax consulting, working with local as well as multinational companies. Previously in his career he has served as the European Chairman of the 5th largest international accounting association in the world for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region as well as President of the Junior Chamber International of Cyprus and a member of a number of international trade associations. Christodoulos is the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Montenegro in Cyprus. Christodoulos is a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Southern Illinois University and a US CPA. He has extensive general experience in the countries of South East Europe and CIS, as well as specific cross-border structuring; joint ventures and M&A experience involving most of the countries in the region. He is a regular speaker in international tax conferences and events, and he is the author of numerous taxation articles published in International press and magazines. He has also conducted over 200 presentations on International Tax Planning, Accounting and Management Consulting in conferences and meetings all over the world.
Maria Savva
SEEME @ Regional Operations
Maria is the Director of Regional Operations of Eurofast. Maria graduated the Concordia University of Montreal, Canada, obtained her MBA at the University of Cyprus and joined Eurofast in 2004. Maria’s primary responsibilities include developing, creating and implementing the organisation's business development strategy including but not limited to customer strategy, building brand equity, knowledge management, business growth, qualifying new business opportunities and overseeing the expansion of Eurofast in South East Europe and Eastern Mediterranean. Maria works closely with partners and regional managers to ensure organisation targets are delivered across all functions including recruiting professionals, implementation of IT systems to ensure efficiency in information sharing between offices as well as monitoring financial and operating performance.
Savvas Perikleous
SEEME @ CIS Region
Savvas joined Eurofast in 2016. Savvas previously held the positon of Head Representative Office at Hellenic Bank in Kiev and has many years of experience in banking, having spent the previous 35 years in Hellenic Bank in Cyprus where he was instrumental in handling large international corporate accounts. At the same time, Savvas played a key role in the bank’s International Business Center by being head of Accounts, Swift Payment and Incoming Payment Departments. Savvas assists clients and investors in the region to optimize their operations and bottom line, find alternative investment opportunities and assist them with expansion plans.
Albania
Drilona Likaj
Senior Accountant, BSc, MSc
Drilona is a Senior Accountant Manager within the firm of Eurofast in Albania. She has more than 8 years of progressive experience in providing quality accounting and tax services to join-stock companies, limited liability companies, general and limited partnerships, non-profit organizations and individuals. Her experience includes tax advising, financial and business advising, conducting, supervising, and reviewing annual financial records, reviews, and compilations, and examinations of the financial records of a wide range of businesses including real estate, construction contractors, international transport and aviation, IT solutions, engineering, retail chains, manufacturers, telecommunication and other service industries. Drilona is dedicated to helping clients achieve business success by helping them establish practical and sound tax and financial processes and is committed to delivering tax and financial services that meet each client’s unique objectives. Drilona received her BSc in Finance and Accounting from the State University of Tirana. She obtained the Certified Public Accountant license in 2012. Drilona is fluent in Albanian, English and Italian.
Lorina Pirgu
Accounting & Administration Officer
Lorina joined Eurofast Global in Albania in February 2016. Lorina’s obtained MSc Degree in Finance and MPA Degree from University of Tirana, Faculty of Economics. She is certified from Ministry of Finance as Public Sector Internal Auditor. Lorina is currently pursuing the qualification of Certified Accountant in Albania. Being part of Albanian Public Administration for several years, Lorina has gained a wide range of skills to deal with taxes and legal affairs. She has experience in Domestic Taxation and a strong background in client development, marketing and administrative issues. She is fluent in Albanian, English and Italian.
Bosnia
Dajana Topic
Region Executive, BSc, MBA
Dajana is a Region Executive at Eurofast Bosnia and Herzegovina. Dajana studied Economics in Banja Luka, specializing in Business and Entrepreneurship. She is also holder of an MBA from the Frederick University Nicosia. Dajana is professional with over 5 years experience in the area of marketing, business development, financial services, Cyprus tax and corporate issues. She has been involved in a number of projects regarding foreign investments, EU funds, business plans and various marketing activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia and Serbia. She speaks Serbian, English and Greek.
Jelena Kekerovic
Accountant
Jelena is an Accountant at Eurofast Eurofast Bosnia and Herzegovina. Jelena`s responsibilities include accounting, payroll, administrative jobs, financial services, taxing. She has over 5 years of experience in accounting, payroll and financial services including tax and speaks Serbian and English.
Irena Jokic
Administrator
Irena is an Administrator at Eurofast Global, Bosnia Office, since 2016. She assists the CEO and the accounting team, while managing basic office needs. Irena also deals with marketing activities. She graduated from the University for Business and Management in Banja Luka. She has many years of experience in Administration and Marketing. Irena speaks Serbo-Croat, English and learning German.
Stevo Tadić
Senior accountant
Stevo is an Senior Accountant at Eurofast Bosnia and Herzegovina He graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Banja Luka. In 2012 gained the license of certified accountant. His working experience of over 14 years includes work with construction companies,manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers, non-profit organizations and other service industries. Stevo’s main areas of expertise is reporting in accordance with local regulations as well as with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). He participated in many seminars related to accounting,finance and EU funds. Stevo is fluent in Serbian and English.
Bulgaria
Rossitza Koleva
Rossitza(Rossi) Koleva holds the position of country executive at Eurofast Global Sofia. Rossi is responsible to oversee Eurofast operations and day-to-day provision of high-quality services to our clients in Sofia. Rossi assists the Regional Eurofast team to implement new business development & marketing initiatives. In recent years, she has been involved in Eurofast's payroll service line, at a local as well as Regional level, Rossi ensures that the high quality standards are maintained and comply with organizations focus to deliver distinctive service to its clients by going to extraordinary lengths to delight, not just satisfy. Rossi graduated the Kapodistriako University in Athens and completed post graduate studies in Radio Journalism at the University of Sofia. Her voice was heard for over a decade from the studios of the National Radio of Bulgaria broadcasting programs in the Greek language. Rossitzais fluent in Bulgarian, English and Greek
Nelly Parvanova
Nelly Parvanova holds the position of Head of Accounting & Tax at Eurofast Bulgaria. She is member of the Bulgarian Association of Accountants and Accounting Companies. Nelly has over 18 years of experience in Accounting &Tax advisory services. She deals with budgeting, reporting and cost analysis, as well as with accounting, reporting, labor issues, tax advisory, and social security issues. She consults our clients on complex income tax, social security and withholding tax compliance requirements. Her daily responsibilities include supervision of team, accounting, financial, tax, financial statements, reporting general accounting. Nelly has extensive experience with multinational companies. She has held for 15 years the position of CFO in a big multinational company, responsible for the accounting and finance department of 3 countries. She has studied Accounting and Control at the University of National and World Economy of Sofia. Nelly is fluent in English.
Iliya Rusinov
Iliya Rusinov holds the position of Chief Accountant at Eurofast Bulgaria. He holds a MSc degree in Economics, focusing on Accounting from the University of national and world economy, Sofia. With over 8 years of working experience,Iliya specializes in accounting and payroll, financial reporting, employment law, tax and social security issues for a wide range of businesses including real estate, construction contractors, international transport and aviation, IT solutions, engineering, retail chains, manufacturers, telecommunication and other service industries, as well as management reporting in accordance with the local regulations and the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Iliya is fluent in English and in Russian.
Croatia
David Jakovljevic
Tax and Legal Advisor, LLM
David is a Tax and Legal Advisor at Eurofast Croatia. David obtained his LLM from the University of Zagreb in 2011 and was admitted to the Croatian Bar Association in 2015. David specialises in domestic tax advice, real estate and corporate law, corporate insolvency as well as mergers and acquisitions tax. He also has experience in contract, employment law and obtaining work and residency permits for clients. He has been involved in a various projects including advising Croatian and Slovenian banks on bankruptcy proceedings, due diligence projects and negotiation proceedings involving real estate transactions and litigation. David is fluent in Croatian and English and has good knowledge of German.
Afrodita Taći
Head of Accounting and Payroll Services, MSc
Afrodita currently holds the position of Head of Accounting and Payroll Services at Eurofast Global d.o.o. in Croatia. Afrodita completed her MSc in Business Economics from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics, with major in Accounting. She has over 8 years of experience in accounting and payroll for foreign multinational companies. Afrodita’s main field of expertise is accounting, payroll and statutory and management reporting in accordance with local regulations as well as with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Afrodita is fluent in Croatian and English.
Ana Karlović
Accountant
Ana is an accountant in Eurofast Global d.o.o. in Croatia from February 2017 and responsible for accounting services and assisting in payroll services. Ana obtained her Master’s degree in Accounting and Finance on Economic faculty in Zagreb. She has over 4 years of experience in the field accounting and has worked both with local and foreign clients.
Cyprus
Christodoulos Damianou
Director, BSc
Chris is a Director of International Tax and Executive Director at Eurofast and he specialises in international tax structuring and planning, including real estate structuring. Chris has over 25 years of working experience in tax consulting, working with local as well as multinational companies. Previously in his career he has served as the European Chairman of the 5th largest international accounting association in the world for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region as well as President of the Junior Chamber International of Cyprus. He is also a member of a number of international trade associations and a Board Member of some house-hold name companies. Chris is the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Montenegro in Cyprus.
Maria Savva
Director of Regional Operations, BA, MBA
Maria is the Director of Regional Operations of Eurofast. Maria graduated the Concordia University of Montreal, Canada, obtained her MBA at the University of Cyprus and joined Eurofast in 2004. Maria’s primary responsibilities include developing, creating and implementing the organisation's business development strategy including but not limited to customer strategy, building brand equity, knowledge management, business growth, qualifying new business opportunities and overseeing the expansion of Eurofast in South East Europe and Eastern Mediterranean. Maria works closely with partners and regional managers to ensure organisation targets are delivered across all functions including recruiting professionals, implementation of IT systems to ensure efficiency in information sharing between offices as well as monitoring financial and operating performance.
Maria Damianou
Director, Accounting Support Services
Maria is the Director of Accounting Support Services in Cyprus. Maria joined the firm in 1990 and is specialized in accounting, payroll, employer services, and indirect domestic tax and compliance services in Cyprus. She consults our clients on complex income tax, social security and withholding tax compliance requirements. Maria is responsible for the management of payroll services of clients located in multiple locations. Maria is the author and contributor of numerous publications specialized in employment and indirect taxation in Cyprus. Maria is fluent in Greek and English.
Katerina Charalambous
Client’s Relationship Manager, BA, MBA
Katerina has more than 14 years of experience in Big 4 in international business and corporate services. She held the position of a Senior Manager of the International Business Services Division of Eurofast Taxand Ltd and was leading the Mergers and Acquisitions Service Division providing advisory services regarding corporate finance, privatization of State owned companies and overall implementation of a sell or buy mandate. Currently she is the Compliance Officer of Eurofast Taxand Ltd and holds the position of Client’s Relationship Manager. She is a regular participant in various international and local conferences concerning tax and business related matters. Katerina spent her academic life in the UK. She holds a BA in Business Administration from Coventry University and an MBA in International Management from Exeter University. She is fluent in Greek and English.
Chryso Ioannou
Payroll Specialist
Chryso is Payroll Specialist at Eurofast Taxand Ltd. Chryso has joined the practice of Eurofast Taxand Ltd in 2000. She is responsible for payroll services and has a lot of years of extensive experience with local clients.
Yianna Georgiou
Senior Payroll Specialist, BSc
Yianna is Senior Payroll Specialist at Eurofast Taxand Ltd. Yianna has joined the practice of Eurofast Taxand Ltd in 2008. She is responsible for payroll services and extensive experience with international clients and local clients. During her 7 years with Eurofast Taxand Ltd, Yianna was focusing on accounting and payroll services. Yianna supervises a team of specialists who work on variety of payroll outsourcing projects. She holds a BSc in Accounting from the European University Cyprus and is a partly qualified ACCA.
FYR Macedonia
Elena Kostovska
Client Relationship Manager
Elena holds a BSc degree in Computer Management Information Systems and an MBA with a concentration in Marketing. With over 15 years of working experience in FYR Macedonia and abroad, she has extensive background in both profit and non-profit organisations. Elena has undertaken the setup and client base growth of the Eurofast Skopje office since the beginning of operations in the country and oversees the day-to-day provision of high-quality services to a wide range of clients. In recent years, she has been heavily involved in Eurofast's payroll service line, both in terms of group-level relationship management and new business development as well as hands-on involvement in complex local payroll projects.
Mirjana Jovanovska
Accountant, BSc
Mirjana holds a BSc degree in Accounting. With over 25 years of working experience in FYR Macedonia and abroad, she has extensive background in accounting and administrative work in profit and non-profit organisations. During her engagement at Eurofast her main focus has been on the provision of high-quality accounting services for a growing number of clients. She speaks fluent English and basic German.
Georgia
Irina Lopatina
Payroll Executive
Irina obtained her ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) in London, UK in 2011, specializing in tax and audit, IFRS and management accounting and also holds a Bachelors degree in Languages and Translation from Tbilisi State University in Georgia from 1998. Irina has joined Eurofast on 1 May 2016 supporting and representing our operations in Georgia. Her previous experience covers financial analysis, management accounting, financial controls etc in both UK and Georgian-based companies. She coordinates 2 big payroll projects, supervises legal and tax requests, is trained in Global Control Standards (COSO framework), Transactional Processes Improvements, Global Bribery and Anti-corruption Acts etc. Fluent in English, Russian and Georgian.
Greece
Antonis Gavrielides
Country Manager, BSc, MA, MBA
Antonis Gavrielides is the Country Manager of Eurofast Greece. Antonis has completed his studies in the Democritus University of Thrace in Greece and acquired the BSc in Agriculture Development and a Master in Agriculture Economics and Business Management in 2007. In 2013 he completed his studies in University of Cyprus and acquired the MBA qualification. Antonis has prior experience in audit working for a Big4 company in Cyprus. Before his appointment to manager in Greece he held the position of group internal auditor at Eurofast for a number of years. Antonis is now acting manager Eurofast Athens in charge of our activities in the country. Furthermore, he is responsible for our local payroll and employment service line working together with our multinational and local clients ensuring their business needs are met and the clients are fully compliant with all the laws, rules and regulations in Greece.
Maria Anastasiou
Transfer Pricing Advisor, BSc, MSc
Maria is a Transfer Pricing Advisor in Eurofast since 2013. Through her carrier, Maria has been involved in all the main stages of the Transfer Pricing projects including diagnostics, functional analysis, and economic analysis and benchmarking studies for Multi National Enterprises. Prior to joining Eurofast, Maria worked in a Big 4 environment dealing with numerous international clients through financial and tax audits. Maria obtained her MSc from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in Applied Economics and Finance. In 2010 Maria also received her professional qualification in Audit by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Greece (IESOEL).
Maria Sarantopoulou
Tax & Legal Advisor, LLB
Maria is a Lawyer, Member of the Athens Bar Association and appointed as Attorney at Law at the Supreme Court of Greece. She has significant experience in working for corporations as an in-house lawyer and external legal consultant for over 15 years. Her practice areas mainly focus on corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, tax law, financing, competition law, telecoms, media, contract negotiations, information technology and intellectual property rights, energy, trademark and patent law, as well as immigration law for investors. She was involved in the takeover and financing of the biggest Pay TV Company in Greece, and in the restructuring of a telecom-media group of companies. Prior to joining Eurofast, Maria held the position of Senior Associate in respectable law firms in Greece as well as the position of Legal Counsel, Corporate Affairs Manager and Secretary at Forthnet - Nova, a Telecoms and Pay TV Group in Greece. She also held an internship at the Directorate General for Competition of the European Commission, and specifically in the Telecoms and Post sector. She used to be member of the Board of Direcotrs at several legal entities. Maria holds a Law Degree from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and a Diploma in European Competition Law from the King’s College of London and is fluent in Greek, English and German.
Konstantinos Sakkas
Manager of the accounting and outsourcing department, BA
Konstantinos is the Chief Accountant at Eurofast Greece, specializing in payroll, labor and tax issues. He deals with budgeting, reporting and cost analysis as well as with accounting, reporting, labor issues, tax advisory services and social security issues. Konstantinos has extensive experience in Greek multinational companies. He studied economics at the Athens University of Economics and Business (A.S.O.E.E) Konstantinos is fluent in English and German.
Anastasia Sagianni
Head of Transfer Pricing Division, BSc, MSc
Anastasia holds the position of Transfer Pricing Advisor at Eurofast, responsible for clients in South East Europe and Eastern Mediterrenean. Anastasia obtained her BSc in Economics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens with major in Economics and Business Finance, where she also pursued her MSc degree in Applied Economics and Finance, with academic direction in Applied Accounting and Audit. In 2010, Anastasia obtained her professional qualification in Audit by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Greece (IESOEL) and since January 2014, she is regarded a Certified Public Accountant according to the Greek legislation. During her professional career, Anastasia was involved in financial audits and preparation of financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Anastasia specialises in transfer pricing and has substantial experience in various industries. With her interdisciplinary know-how on tax, business and markets, she advises on designing the transfer pricing model that suits to each business. Anastasia was involved in the reviewing of educational material in economics for the Vocational Training Centre of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and is a distance learning lecturer in accounting programs at the Vocational Training Centre of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
Iran
Ali Najm
Client Relationship Manager Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Iraq
Ali Najm holds the position of Client Relationship Manager of Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Iraq. Ali obtained his Master in Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Cyprus and holds an Engineering degree from Azad University of Tehran, Iran. He has more than six years’ experience in the field of management and marketing and client service. Ali holds in depth knowledge of the Iranian market and his expertise include business matching, operations and management, marketing, customer strategy and handling key client accounts Ali joined Eurofast in 2016, supporting our operations in Iran. His primary responsibility is to liaise, coordinate and act as the link for our clients in Iran. Ali speaks Farsi and English.
Montenegro
Jelena Zivkovic
Acting Manager, BSc
Jelena joined Eurofast in 2008 and assumed the position of Acting Manager. Jelena has extensive knowledge of the Montenegrin market and Montenegrin legislative and regulations. Jelena graduated from the Faculty of Economics and has over 15 years of experience in business development, tax advisory, accounting and payroll services as well as nongovernmental organizations.
Amera Brkovic
Tax Accountant, BSc
Amera is a Tax Accountant and is in charge of day-to-day accounting tasks serving our accounting clients. Amera graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Podgorica. She continued her education passing her exams for a Certified Accountant.
Enisa Pepic
Tax Accountant, BSc
Enisa is a Tax Accountant at and is responsible for the supervision of our client bookkeeping and reporting as well as for the communication with the Tax Office. Enisa graduated from the Faculty of Economics in Podgorica and has over 15 year of experience in accounting.
Bojana Perić
Tax Accountant
Bojana joined Eurofast in Montenegro in 2017. She has a Bachelor degree in Economics, and a Master’s degree in Political Science. Bojana has gained a wide range of skills dealing with finance and accounting. She has also vast experience in business statistical analyses and SMEs and a strong background in EU matters. Bojana is fluent in Serbian and English and basic knowledge of Italian and French.
Romania
Roxana Niculai
Accounting supervisor, BA, MA
Roxana is responsible for monitoring the effectiveness and efficiency of the accounting process for her portfolio of clients and her team of junior accountants. Roxana has extensive experience in international companies, ranging from management and consulting companies, public relations and communication and debt collectors. Since 2011, Roxana is a member of the Romanian Body of Expert and Chartered Accountants pursuing her Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification. She is a holder of a License Degree of Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, major in Accounting and is experienced in IFRS reporting as well. Roxana is fluent in English.
Serbia
Violeta Stojicevic
Payroll Accountant
Violeta Stojicevic has joined the company in 2012 as a payroll accountant, in charge for payroll calculations, related forms and annual reports for tax administration and pension and disability insurance fund. During her employment in Eurofast, Violeta attended numerous professional courses and seminars, improving her professional skills and knowledge, as well as services provided to the clients.
Natasa Nedic
Country Executive
Natasa obtained her Masters Degree in International Business, specializing in Management, from European University for International Management. She also holds the diploma of Cambridge International business school as a licenced manager. She is responsible for the coordination and direction of operations of the Serbian office, making sure that all company standards, concerning policy and procedure, are met.
Zvezdana Radulovic
Head of Tax & Accounting
Zvezdana counts over 15 years of experience in Accounting and Tax Advisory services. She specializes in accounting, domestic tax, financial and business advising, compliance in accordance with local regulations. Zvezdana has been leading our accounting and tax team in Eurofast Serbia. Her daily responsibilities include supervision of team, accounting, financial, tax, financial statements, reporting general accounting. Zvezdana is fluent in English .
Jovana Skembovic
Payroll Specialist
Jovana joined Eurofast Serbia to the position of Payroll Specialist in the past year. Jovana main responsibilities includes providing payroll services and advising clients about Serbian employment legislation. Jovana graduated on Faculty of Economics in Belgrade, section Marketing and obtained her qualification in Financial Accounting During her professional career, she worked for both local and international companies and has 5 years of experience in the field administration, human resource and payroll accounting.
Martina Lalic
Payroll Advisor
Martina Lalic holds a master’s degree in business economics with a specialisation in Accounting & Audit. Martina specialises in delivering client-focused consulting solutions for compensation, employment and payroll solutions for local and international clients. Martina has over 15 years of experience in servicing clients. She is responsible for planning, managing and executing all aspects of our client’s payroll. She leads our payroll team in Serbia managing our payroll operations including employee compensation packages and benefits. Martina ensures accurate and timely processing of payrolls in accordance with our internal policies and legislative compliance requirements including tax and labour. Martina supervises our payroll projecst and process improvements with the business IT team and working closely with our clients to optimise their bottom line.
Ukraine
Alena Malaya
Tax and Legal Advisor
Alena joined Eurofast in 2016 as a Tax & Legal Advisor. While getting her Bachelor’s Degree in Law (honours, 2010) she was working as a Junior Lawyer. In 2013 she obtained her Master`s degree in corporate law from the Kiev V. Hetman National Economic University. In 2015 she graduated Ukrainian private school “ProBusiness school” and obtained her Project Management certificate. To this time, she has gathered a wide experience, while working for both local and international companies. Among other she deals with international tax structuring, highly marginal investment projects, forex licensing within the EU, residency & citizenship, foreign company incorporation and administration. Alena actively contributes to professional publications on tax issues.