Dr. Constantinos Neophytou is the Managing Director of Emergo Wealth Ltd., a fully-fledged financial services firm and a Director of the international investment Group of Emergo. Having been formally trained in science, throughout his career, Constantinos interfaced between emerging technologies and their translation into business opportunities. He works with several emerging Companies, in the fintech sector, the biomedical sector and in the information and communication technology sectors. Constantinos has a rare combination of scientific, technical and finance skills as well as hard earned expertise in launching and managing new ventures from the business plan stage to the exit. He served as a Special Finance Adviser to the European Commission and he regularly serves as an independent expert project reviewer for a range of EU-funded programs. Previously, he served on the Board of Directors of the Cyprus Business Angels Network, the Athena High Technology Business Incubator and worked as the General Manager of an equity brokerage business in Nicosia and he was a member of the Cyprus Stock Exchange.
Constantinos is a Chartered Director (Institute of Directors, UK) and also holds professional certifications from the Cyprus Securities & Exchange Commission and the Cyprus Insurance Companies Control Service. Prior to working in the investment management industry, he held a Welcome International Prize post-doctoral research fellowship at Harvard Medical School. He studied on full merit-based scholarships at the University of Cambridge (BA, MA Hons) and at University College London (PhD).