President | Marios Philippou
“The young generation of Cyprus is the future of this country; and in this future we want to build the hope of a better tomorrow. The Cyprus Council Youth, as a leader in the collective effort for the prosperity of the Cypriot youth, calls everyone to join forces and hand in hand to empower the youth of our country, and give wings to its dreams, in order to constructively put a common fight for a better today, but also for a more promising tomorrow.”
Mr. Philippou is a graduate of the University of Cyprus in the field of Civil and Environmental Engineering, with a master’s degree in “Sustainable Design and Energy Technologies” by the same academic institution. He has worked both in Cyprus and abroad, in large construction companies and consulting firms, while he has served as a project manager of co-financed European projects, but also as a managing director, or a member of the corporate management teams for companies, having the role of providing guidance for various sectors related to his profession, whilst today he maintains his own consulting and investment firm in the respective industry. The current president of the CYC, is an experienced youth worker and trainer, who has been actively involved in the field of youth for more than 7 years now, both in Cyprus and in Europe. Until recently, he has been an active member of many local and European non-governmental organizations, informal youth groups and pools of youth trainers and he has also served as a youth ambassador. Today he maintains a board member position at the NGO “Citizens in Power”, with whom he was elected in the CYC secretariat for the 2017 – 2019 mandate.