New MTN Board Chairman

Posted on: October 31, 2013

MTN is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Kikis Kyriakides as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Kyriakides’s significant contribution to the economic and social life of our country, as well as his vast experience and calibre in the financial sector, will undoubtedly help MTN achieve its corporate objectives.

Born in 1948 and educated as an economist, Mr. Kyriakides specialized in the banking sector while in the UK at Bank of America.  Mr. Kyriakides’s career progressed through a wide variety of Business Management and Banking roles.  Significantly, for five years he worked as an Administrator/Auditor at a listed company in Glasgow, Scotland.

From 1980 to 2011 he acquired significant experience in the domestic banking sector: he undertook the positions of the Regional Director of Hellenic Bank, the General Manager at the National Bank of Greece (Cyprus), a member of the Board and the CEO of USB Bank Cyprus.

Mr. Kyriakides takes over as Chairman at a time MTN is establishing a leading role in Cyprus’ telecommunications and technology landscape.  His appointment further demonstrates MTN’s confidence in the Cypriot business community and exhibits its ongoing investment and support in the Island’s economy and prospects for growth.