After graduating with a first-class honors degree from the University of Manchester, Savvas joined PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in London at the Insurance and Investment Management department, where he specialised in the service of FCA and SEC regulated investment management companies and private equity firms. Upon his return to Cyprus, Savvas joined the international tax advisory department of PwC in Nicosia from where he later departed to set up Fidescorp.
For Fidescorp, among other things, Savvas actively advises and assists clients on the set up of start-up companies, on corporate finance and restructuring transactions and on international taxation matters. Savvas is also heavily active in the field of investment promotion and facilitation, investment migration and entrepreneurship.
Savvas is a member of the board of directors of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Cyprus (ICPAC), the regulatory body of the accounting profession in Cyprus, a member of the Advisory Committee of the Investment Migration Council (IMC), the global association for Investor Immigration and Citizenship-by-Investment and serves on the board of several private companies.
Savvas is a qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA) member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), a practicing member of ICPAC, an Associate member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (ACSI), an accredited mediator and a Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA).