Charles Savva is the Managing Director of Savva & Associates Ltd. in Nicosia, Cyprus. He is Canadian and has lived in Cyprus since 2001.
He has over thirteen years' of experience in Cypriot Corporate Services. His areas of expertise include Cypriot tax, international VAT, and IFRS based accounting.
Charles has extensive experience representing the firm's clients in applications under the Cyprus Investment Programme and Cyprus Permanent Residency Programmes.
Has five years experience with two major banks in Toronto, Canada, and was responsible for the Financial Reporting of publicly listed mutual funds. In Cyprus he has worked for Big 4 accounting firms, as well as major Corporate Service providers.
Since 2012, Charles has been a board member of the Cyprus-Canada Business Association (CCBA), organised by the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Has made numerous presentations regarding the uses of Cyprus in international tax planning and has spoken on the subject at conferences in various countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Romania, Bulgaria, Sweden, and Norway.
Holds an MBA degree in Corporate Finance from the internationally renowned Schulich School of Business in Toronto, Canada, is a UK qualified Chartered Accountant, and a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Is of Greek-Cypriot origin. He was born and educated in Toronto, Canada, and moved to Cyprus over 13 years ago.
Apart from his native English, he speaks fluent Greek.