Markos Kashiouris has been the IronFX Group Chief Executive Officer since March 2011, Chairman since February 2013 and one of the directors since he co-founded the IronFX Group in January 2010. A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Kashiouris has founded and developed successful businesses including real estate, international franchising/brokerage, financial services and online trading in a career spanning more than 20 years. Mr. Kashiouris founded Terra Capital, an investment firm primarily focused on real estate in 2000 and led the successful listing of Agua Terra on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in 2008. In addition, he owns a specialized housing portfolio in London, catering specifically to the U.K. public sector. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA), an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (ACIM) and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (MCSI). Mr. Kashiouris is also an FSA-registered Securities Representative (Level 3). He worked for JPMorgan and Commerzbank Securities in London where he was top-rated in the 2001 and 2002 Extel Surveys. Mr. Kashiouris holds a Bachelos Degree in Econometrics from the University of Manchester and a Masters Degree in Strategic Marketing Management from UMIST. He currently serves as a Member of the Board of Blue Phoenix and of Anorthosis Basketball Club, a basketball incubator for young children. With the IronFX Yacht, Mr. Kashiouris organized and participated in the first-ever Cyprus entry in the ORC, at the 2017 ORC World Sailing Championship, where the IronFX Yacht won the offshore race and came fifth overall in the Corinthian class of the World Championship.