‘Simplify the Complexity’

About us

EUROFAST AUDIT CERTIFIED AUDITORS & BUSINESS CONSULTANTS A.E. is an independent Audit, Advisory and Tax Firm.

Who we are

Eurofast International Organization was established as an audit firm in October 2018 and is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Greece (SOEL No 185) and member of Public Register of Audit Companies of the Accounting Standardization and Auditing Committee (ELTE No 56).

Our Mission

Many corporations say their most important job is to satisfy the customer. We do not! We believe that satisfying the client is simply the minimum requirement for staying in business. We do not seek merely to satisfy our clients, we seek to delight them. Delight means creating customer enthusiasm by giving them more value than they expect whether measured by Price, Performance, Quality or Service. We measure delight through Repeat work, Referrals, Market “talk” and Timely service.

How we do it?

By turning Knowledge into value, for the benefit of our clients, and our people. Our partners closely monitor each project, able to adopt in every changing situation. We work together with our global network and we use the tools, sources and resources through our global channel, so as to provide immediate and effective solutions to our clients.

Our Services

  • Audit & Assurance 

Statutory and Voluntary Audit for stand-alone and consolidated Financial Statements, based on Greek Gaps and IFRS.

Our risk based approach turns audit to a value adding mechanism, emphasizing to areas that may need improvement, deficiencies in internal controls and eventually maximizing the potential of company’s business

  • Tax Compliance Audits (Tax Audits)

Specific tax compliance work with the objective of providing an independent limited assurance conclusion as to whether anything has come to our attention that causes us to believe that the Company has not been in compliance, in all material respects, with the applicable tax legislation in accordance with the requirements of Article 65A of the Tax Procedure Code (Law 4174/2013, as applicable)and the respective Decision POL 1124/2015 of Greek Tax Administration

  • Agreed Upon Procedures

Audit work relating to financial information (ISRE 4400) which are procedures agreed between an entity and a third party to produce factual findings about financial information or operational processes.

  • Special Audits& Fraud Investigations

Special audits and or Investigations are needed when it is suspected that laws or regulations have been violated in the financial management of an organization. The scope and focus of a special audit is agreed with the company on a case-by-case basis.

  • Merges and Conversions based on laws 4172, 2166, 1297 and 4548/2018

Conversion of legal form of the company, Mergers and absorptions

  • EU Audits, for subsidized European Union programs
  • Share Capital Increase and verification, based on Article 20 Law 4548/2018
  • Valuation of contributions in kind, based on Article 17 Law 4548/2018

Advisory

  • Dispute Advisory Services.

Providing assistance, as independent expert in economic, financial, accounting and business matters, to the parties and the courts in jurisdictional and arbitration proceedings.

  • Internal Audit

Involved in helping organizations achieve their objectives. It is concerned with evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes in an organization.

  • Company turnaround

A turnaround refers to steady, positive movement experienced after a significant period of performance decline. To effect a turnaround, a company must acknowledge and identify its problems, consider changes in management, and develop and implement a problem-solving strategy. In some cases, the best strategy may be to cut losses by liquidating the company rather than trying to turn it around.

  • Company valuations

Process of determining the economic value of a business or company. Business valuation can be used to determine the fair value of a business for a variety of reasons, including sale value, or establishing partner ownership.

  • Transaction Services& Deal Advisory

Eurofast Audit can guide you through the process to buy, sell, fund or fix a business. In each case, we have the same objective: to ensure our clients maximize the return on their deal.

  • Business Plans& Strategic investment proposals.

A business plan serves for how you operate your business. While companies need to have a business plan to seek investors or get a loan, the plan is actually for company’s benefit. It provides a step-by-step guide as you start a new business or grow your current company, and it directs every decision you make going forward.

Apart for the preparation of well structures business plans, our advisors undertake independent review of business plans.

  • Debt Restructuring and mediation services, including but not limited to out of court settlement (Law 4469/2017). Provision of sustainability reports.
  • Due Diligence

The process of due diligence is something which the buyer conducts to confirm the accuracy of the seller’s claims. A potential M&A deal involves several types of due diligence (Financial, Tax, Administrative, Legal)

  • Data Privacy & GDPR
  • Professional Training for IFRS, Tax, Accounting
  • Actuarial valuations

Tax & Accounting

  • Transfer Pricing Documentation File
  • Tax Advise& Tax Planning

In a rapidly changing tax environment in Greece our tax experts can help clients understand the impact of the Laws.

  • Diagnostic tax reviews

We identify potential tax risks and facilitate the implementation of the tax requirements in order to optimize your tax management and help you cope with increasingly complex Corporate Tax legislation.

Organization and supervision of companies’ accounting departments

Our Team

Christodoulos Damianou

President of the Board of Directors
   

Andreas Andreou

Managing Director, FCCA, CPA

Anastasia Sagianni

Head of Tax and Transfer Pricing

Andreas Chartofylax

Audit Manager, CPA
 

Antonis Larentzakis

Supervising Senior Auditor

Lakis is a Director of International Tax and he specializes in international tax structuring and planning, including real estate structuring. Lakis 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. Lakis is the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Ukraine in Cyprus.

 
   

Andreas has over 23 years of experience in the Greek Market in Audit, Tax and Advisory field. He started his career at Arthur Andersen at 1997, and then joined a Big4 Firm at 1999 for 20 consecutive years. During that time, Andreas was the Audit & Tax Leader for a large number of companies, listed and non- listed, covering various sectors.

He is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a member of the Institute of Certified Auditors and Accountants (SOEL). He graduated from Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) and postgraduate from the tax department of ELKEPA

Andreas has wide experience as a Statutory, IFRS and Tax compliance Auditor for standalone and consolidated financial statements. He is also specialized at company restructuring, corporate taxation, valuations, merges &acquisitions, dispute advisory projects, independent business plans and due diligence.

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. Anastasia is a member of the Institute of Certified Auditors and Accountants (SOEL).

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.

       

Andreas Chartofylax has more than 14 years of experience in matters of audit approach and accounting. Coming from Karpathos, he started his career at AXON Certified Auditors. He has been a member of the Institute of Certified Auditors and Accountants (SOEL) since 2005.

He has a BSc degree in Economics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and a MSc degree in Banking.

He has specialized and continuous long-term experience in audits of large financial units of the public and private sector as well as in local government organizations.

In addition to conducting statutory audits and related audit projects, he has experience in income taxation of legal entities and business plans.

Finally, Andreas is registered as an expert of the out-of-court mechanism of Law 4469/2017.

Antonis Larentzakis has more than 7 years of experience in the Greek market in Audit, Tax and Advisory field. He started his career at an audit firm as the Audit & Tax Supervisor to more than 20 entities covering various sectors such as Information Technology, Energy Industry, Consumer & Industrial Products, Financial Services, to name a few.

 

He is also a member of the Institute of Certified Auditors and Accountants (SOEL). He has graduated from Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) and also holds a master’s degree in Business Economics from the Erasmus School of Economics – Erasmus University Rotterdam.

 

Antonis has wide experience as a Statutory and Tax compliance Supervisor for standalone and consolidated financial statements. He is also specialized in econometrics, in Business Analytics using tools as Power BI, Python Language Programming, and big data analysis.

Careers

Our fundamental belief is that our people are our competitive advantage. Having this in mind we have created an environment where all our employees can excel. We encourage continuous professional development offering learning opportunities and career development incentives as well as a chance to work in a dynamic and professional environment.

If you believe you have the knowledge and the know­how to fit into our corporate structure of active growth and prosperity, if this sounds like a team of individuals you would like to be part of, then we would like to hear from you.

Contact

Leof. Andrea Syngrou 236, Kallithea, P.C. 176 72, Greece

Phone: +30 210 8257720

Fax: +357 22572401

Email: audit.athens@eurofast.eu