Promoting Cypriot innovation in the US
Kinisis Ventures, a Cyprus-based company that operates as a business accelerator for start-ups, this month held a seminar focused on building ties with the American market for Cypriot innovative ventures.
Titled ‘USA Realised: Does your business have what it takes?’ the seminar at the Bank of Cyprus headquarters was organised with support from IDEA – a scheme run by the bank for start-ups.
Also involved were the Georgiades & Associates law firm, Chrysalis Leap, Cipa (Invest Cyprus), University of Technology Cyprus, Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Climate-KIC.
It was also attended by US Ambassador to Cyprus, Kathleen Doherty and the deputy CEO and Chief Operating Officer of Bank of Cyprus Dr Christodoulos Patsalides.
Kinisis Ventures consists of seven members, six of whom are Cypriots living in America and Co-founder Yiannos Georgiades is the main link in Cyprus. The team says they have over 200 years of combined professional experience between them.