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 Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, and he has more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry, inter alia in the fields of wealth management and investment advice. Until October 2014, he was an Executive Director in a leading, Cyprus-based investment advisory firm, where he had previous served as a Chief Executive Officer.

He previously served as the Group Chief Executive Officer in a chief financial services group in Cyprus, where he was amongst the founding members and a major shareholder. He also worked as an Investment Advisor in a global leader in wealth management institution, where he delivered inter alia, tailored management services, equity portfolio management and advisory brokerage services. He also has a rounded experience in insurance services and legal advice. Since 1999, Savvas has been serving as a member of the Board of Directors of various private and listed companies.

Prior to working in the investment management industry, he held an Undergraduate Scholarship (Bachelor of Laws) at the University of Bristol, in United Kingdom. He has also qualified the advocate licence from the Cyprus Bar Association. Savvas also holds an Associateship Diploma (ACCI) by the Chartered Insurance Institute, where he was awarded the Barnfield Prize. Subsequent to that, he completed his Masters of Business Administration at the Insead Business School in Fontainebleau of France. He is also a SFA licensed advisor and UK broker dealer.