Elia graduated from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom and has an LLB in law. She also has an LLM in commercial and corporate law from the University College of London, UK and an MBA from the Cyprus International Institute of Management, Nicosia, Cyprus. She also holds the bar qualification from the Cyprus Bar Association.
Prior to joining the Amicorp Group, Elia worked as the head of the corporate law department at Polakis Sarris & Co.; prior to that she worked as an advocate at C. Patsalides & Associates. Elia has more than 11 years of legal, corporate services and managerial experience.
Elia is currently the Managing Director of AMICORP (CYPRUS) LIMITED, Nicosia, Cyprus, a position she holds since May 2009. She is responsible for the overall office strategy, client relations, office performance, targets, compliance matters, implementation of Group’s policies and procedures as well as HR functions. She began with Amicorp (Cyprus) in 2007 as Director of Legal and Corporate Services responsible for the development, supervision and management of the legal and corporate services department.
She is fluent in both English and Greek and has moderate knowledge of French and Russian.