Our Team

Our staff are top investment and financial services professionals with well over a century of industry experience.

EEmergo Wealth's staff are top investment and financial services professionals with stellar academic and professional backgrounds. The team has extensive hard-earned experience and a specific expertise in investment strategy and portfolio management, corporate finance, risk analysis, and compliance. Consequently, Emergo Wealth is able to provide its clients with comprehensive and specialised investment solutions.

We are firm believers in continuing professional education and staff development. We invest considerable resources to make sure that our team is always exceptionally well equipped to address the changing needs of our clients. Be it new investment analysis tools or changes in legislation, we are always ahead of the curve and ready to add outstanding value for our clients.

 

Our Team

Alfred H. Balm
Chairman
Mr. Alfred Balm, chairman and owner of the Emergo Group, has developed business opportunities in Canada, the United States, Asia, South America, the Caribbean, Africa and Europe and owns holdings through numerous companies in Canada, U.S.A. and Europe.

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Mike F. Balm
DBA, MBA, CPA, ACMA, CGMA, CMA
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Balm is a member of the Board of Directors and the Managing Director. He has been with the Emergo Group for over 20 years. Since joining the group he has held several positions within the company including group treasurer, corporate controller and CEO.

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Constantinos Neophytou
Ph.D., CIMA, Cert. Director (IoD)
Managing Director
Dr. Neophytou is a member of the Board of Directors and has been with the Emergo Group for well over a decade, where he has held various roles, including that of Managing Director of Emergo (Cyprus) Ltd.

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Michael Hadjihannas
Β.Eng, M.Sc, MFTA
Director, Client Services
Mr. Hadjihannas is the Director of Client Sevrices at Emergo Wealth. He is a holder of the advanced certification issued by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission and he has more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry.

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Neophytos Christophides
ΒA
Director of Finance and Operations
Mr. Christophides is the Director of Finance and Operations at Emergo Wealth. He has extensive knowledge of the financial services industry, with more than 15 years of experience and an in-depth understanding of statutory, compliance and reporting requirements.

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Christos Spanos
B.Sc, M.Sc, MBA, CFA
Director, Asset Management
Mr. Spanos is the Head of Asset Management at Emergo Wealth where he manages institutional and High Net Worth Individual multi asset class portfolios and systematic strategies. He is a CFA charterholder. He holds an MBA, an M.Sc in Medical Radiation Physics and a B.Sc (Honours) in Physics.

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Savvas Orphanides
LLB, ACCI, MBA
Non-executive Director
Mr. Savvas Orphanides is a member of the Board of Directors at Emergo Wealth. He is a holder of the Competency Certificate for all investment services issued by the CySEC and has more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry.

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Antonia Sotiriou
Antonia Sotiriou
Dip, Intermediate GNVQ (UK)
Manager, Human Resources and Operations
Ms. Sotiriou is Head of the Administration / Back Office Department at Emergo Wealth, where she is responsible for coordinating various daily operations such as account opening and due diligence procedures, record keeping, transaction reporting and more. She is a holder of a Diploma in Integrated Secretarial Studies and a holder of the Intermediate General National Vocational Qualification.
Ioanna Vounisea
Ioanna Vounisea
BΑ, ΜΑ
Head of Administration
Ms. Vounisea is the Head of Administration at Emergo Wealth with extensive experience in order reception and transmission of orders on international and local markets as well as a deep knowledge regarding the set-up, administration and regulatory support of provident funds. She holds a BA degree in Trilingual Professional Translation and she is a Masters graduate in Translation. She is a holder of the advanced certification issued by CySEC.
George Mavros
George Mavros
B.Sc, M.Sc
Financial Analyst
Mr. Mavros is a Financial Analyst at the Firm's Institutional and Wealth Management Department, where he performs extensive qualitative and quantitative analysis. He also contributes to Emergo Wealth's Research department through data analysis and report writing. He is an honours graduate in Economics (BSc) and a holder of an MSc in Finance and Investment. He also holds the advanced certification issued by CySec and has passed the CFA Level 1 exam.

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