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.