Lambros Christofi is the Founder and Chairman of Christofi Group; a Venture Capital Fund dedicated to providing value and diversification to the Cyprus economy through investment in innovative and sustainable projects. Currently, Christofi Group focuses on Online Business & Media, Real Estate & Property Development, Food & Beverage, and Energy.
As a driven entrepreneur and investment professional, Lambros has always felt a calling to stay passionate and accomplish greatness. Apart from business, one of the things that are most important to him is giving back and helping build up his local community. While this is something he does through his work as a venture capitalist as he helps to reinvigorate the Cyprus economy, Lambros has also served on the board of a number of non-profits and councils.
For Lambros Christofi, giving back isn’t simply a luxury that people of success have but a necessity. Knowing that his hard work hasn’t just been for him, he is passionate about helping those without a voice to accomplish great things and instill in them a sense of dignity and worth.
But Lambros wasn’t always in the position he is now, as he started as a young insurance agent in the insurance and financial sector since 1988 in the U.K (London). Soon after, his work ethic took him to the position of Sales & Marketing Manager at CypriaLife in 1995. Here, helped grow the business to become the largest insurance group in Cyprus. After gaining valuable experience in this role, Lambros founded CLJ Financial Services Ltd, which went public in 2001 under the name MFS Holdings Public Company Ltd and was listed in the Cyprus Stock Exchange. Eventually, MFS became what is known today as Christofi Group and the business has grown considerably since its humble beginnings.
Throughout the course of his illustrious 30-year career, Lambros has had the pleasure and privilege of working with a wide array of successful entrepreneurs and philanthropists in their own right, including Teddy Sagi, Roger Tamraz, Johanness Weissnguder, Maurice Sehnaoui, Richard Branson and Heinrich Schoeller.
Be sure to follow along as Lambros Christofi shares his passions about philanthropy and why giving back isn’t just important but necessary.
The Christofi Group
Lambros Christofi is the chairman of the Christofi Group. Located in Cyprus, the group was founded as a Venture Capital Fund in 1997. The Christofi Group started its operations from the Financial Services sector and grew into a number of Industries including Food & Beverage, Real Estate & Property Development, Energy and Online Businesses & Media.
The group has a young, driven, and energetic management team. The team has worked hard, and gained a wide variety of skills through the group’s activities in a diversified portfolio of Industries. Today the can apply all they have learned to a wider business environment.
The Christofi Group’s Values
We embrace profitability and consistency as the lifeblood of the organization.
We encourage an entrepreneurial mindset to consistently solve problems.
We seek to listen and learn from others and guard against prideful attitudes.
We are committed to intellectual honesty and reliability.
We are precise and open about goals, results, successes and failures.