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New Appointments at Russell Bedford Cyprus Firm

Russell Bedford member firm Totalserve Management Ltd, Cyprus, has made three new appointments to its management team.

London, United Kingdom, October 18, 2008 --( Totalserve Management Ltd, Cyprus, a member of worldwide accounting group Russell Bedford International, has announced three new appointments.
Petros Rialas is the new Head of the Trust and Corporate Department. He graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in Economics and Social Studies and from City University, London, with a Master’s degree in Business Systems Analysis and Design. He is a Chartered Certified Accountant with many years of experience in corporate taxation and international tax planning in the UK and Cyprus.

Alkisti Kannidou has been appointed Manager of the Corporate and Shipping Department and also serves as Senior Legal Consultant with Totalserve’s associated law firm, Economides, Dionysiou & Co, Advocates & Legal Consultants. Alkisti is a UK-trained lawyer with many years of experience in shipping law, marine and cargo claims and registration of ships. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association.

George Mylonas will serve as Totalserve’s Chief Financial Officer. George is a Certified Accountant and is currently studying towards obtaining a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. George has many years’ experience in management, working for a large public company in the positions of Human Resources Manager, Financial Controller and Company Secretary.

For further information, contact Peter G. Economides on +357 25 559 000. Alternatively, visit the websites at and


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