Our Team

Nicos Chr. Pattichis – Publisher

A graduate of the Lanition Gymnasium with merit, he completed his military service and studied at the University of Munich (T.U. Muenchen) from 1981 to 1988, where he was awarded an ΜΑ and a Diplom Ingenieur und Architectur with a merit and a distinction in architecture and history of art. He worked in various university departments and took part in competitions with leading architectural firms. Since 1988 he has been living in Nicosia and working at Phileleftheros Media Group where he is the Executive Chairman. He is the publisher of the daily newspaper Phileleftheros… Read More

Myrto Markides – CEO

Myrto Markides was born in Nicosia. She attended Kykkos Lyceum before pursuing undergraduate studies at the University of Boston in the United States from 1982 to 1986 where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Business Administration. She continued her studies from 1986 to 1987 at London’s City University where she obtained a Master of Arts in journalism. On completing her studies in 1987 she started work at Phileleftheros newspaper, initially as a feature writer and then as a finance correspondent, playing a leading role in the launch of the newspaper’s financial section… Read More

Aristos Michaelides – Editor in Chief of Phileleftheros

Aristos Michaelides was born in 1959 in Temvria, Solea. He graduated from the Greek Gymnasium of Solea and after serving in the army, studied journalism and architectural design – which he never worked in – in Athens. He participated in a series of seminars and conferences on the design and updating of newspapers and has been working in the Cypriot press since 1983, first as an Athens correspondent… Read More

Stavros Christodoulou – Chief Editor PhilGood Magazine – Journal Magazine Advisor

Stavros Christodoulou was born in Nicosia in 1963 and studied law at the University of Athens. He started writing articles for Embros newspaper, but his first position as a professional journalist was with the weekly magazine Selides, which he joined at the beginning of 1992. His next professional step was the launch of the monthly magazine Omikron in 1996, of which he was the first editor. He moved to Athens in December 1999 where he initially worked as head of communication for Laiki Greece and then, for several years cooperated with the Nova platform and the magazine Elle… Read More

Renos Onoufriou – Sales and Marketing Manager

Renos Onoufriou was born on May 15, 1966 in Limassol where he grew up. After completing his military service he studied in Cologne, Germany (1986 – 1993) and at Phillips College in Cyprus (1993 – 1994) where he received a BA in Economics and Business Administration.From 1994 to 2000 he was deputy manager of Alpha Trading & Shipping Agencies Ltd in Saudi Arabia. Alpha Trading & Shipping Agencies Ltd is a food import company with annual sales exceeding €800 million. Since March 2000 he has been Sales and Marketing Manager at the Phileleftheros group… Read More

Costas Anastasiou – Chief Accountant

Costas Anastasiou was born in Nicosia in 1963. He graduated from the Grammar School and after completing his military service, studied accounting. He is AAT and CAT qualified. He is a member of the Cyprus Institute of Internal Auditors, member of the International Institute of Internal Auditors, member of the Institute of Financial Accountants of Great Britain as well as a member of the Institute of Financial Consultants of Canada. He has been employed at the Phileleftheros Media Group since January 1984 … Read More

Stelios Onoufriou – Proteas Press Manager

Stelios Onoufriou was born on March 29, 1969 in Limassol where he grew up. He graduated from the 5th Limassol Lyceum and after completing his military service studied German in Vienna (1988-1989), continuing his studies at HIM (Hotel Institute of Management Montreux) from where he graduated in 1992 with a diploma in hotel management with specialisation in Sales & Marketing. From 1992 to 1999 he worked as a manager at various hotels Le Meridien Limassol (1992-1996), the Holiday Inn Nicosia (1996-1998), and the Amathus Beach Hotel (1998-1999)… Read More


Aristos Michaelides – Editor in Chief

Androulla Taramounta – Editor of Sunday Phileleftheros

Panicos Charalambous – Editor of Financial Phileleftheros

Yiorgos Kallinikou – Editor of Daily Phileleftheros

Marios Christodoulou, Iordanis Constantinides – Sub Editors

Vasos Vasileiou, Frixos Dalitis, Antigoni Droushiotou, Akis Ethelontis, Petros Theocharidis, Theano Theiopoulou, Iasonas Iasonos, Michalis Ignatiou, Marilena Panayi, Angelos Nicolaou, Pavlos Xanthoulis, Panicos Panayiotou, Andreas Pimbishis, Xenia Tourki, Michalis Hadjivasilis, Michalis Hadjistylianou, Chrysanthos Chrysanthou, Loukas Parpas, Christos Charalambous, Chrystalla Hadjidemetriou  – Features / Investigations

Marios Kyriakou, Militsa Constantinou, Maria Rousi, Tasoula Sophocleous, Petros Petrou, Soulla Timotheou, Andri Georgiou, Michalis Orphanou, Michalis Aristodemou – Creative Department

Christalis Efstathiou, Pin (Petros Papapetrou) – Special contributors

Goal News

Iakovos Kakouris, Yiorgos Kyriakou – Editors

Costas Kallis, Andreas Mavros, Yiorgos Chr. Georgiou, Andreas Valanides, Panos Larkos, Nikos Moulazimis – Editorial Team

Stavros Foukarides – Production Manager

Michalis Orphanou, Michalis Aristodemou – Creative Department

Dinos Papa, Polys Christofi, Fryni Christodoulou – Image Editing

Panicos Pitsillis – Advertising


Thanasis Photiou – Editorial Director

Stavros Christodoulou – Publication Advisor

Haris Athanasiou – Art Director

Maria Kakoulli – Advertising Manager

Tonia Stavrinou, Pieris Panayi, Fotini Pallikaridou – Editorial Team

Demetris Vattis – Head Photographer

Panagiotis Mina, Stelios Kallinikou, Marina Shacola, Antonis Antoniou – Photography

Shona Muir, Georgia Moditi – Styling

Elena Kyprianou-Stasi – Layout Supervisor

Maria Zervou, Maria Kapatai – Proof reading

Sophocles Karpasitis – Digital Image Editing

Down Town

Thanasis Photiou – Editorial Director

Vasiliki Zenonos – Chief editor

Maria Kakoulli, Elena Elia – Advertising

Sophocles Karpasitis – Digital Image Editing

Demetris Vattis, Panagiotis Mina, Stelios Kallinikou, Olympia Krasagaki, Charlie Makkos, Antonis G. Antoniou, Stefanos Kouratzis – Photography

Georgia Ioannidi, Yasmine Mina – Fashion & Styling

Kika Sergiou – Layout Supervisor

Maria Zervou, Maria Kapatai – Proof reading


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Stavros Christodoulou – Publication Advisor

Tasos Gagkos – Art Director

Elena Elia, Maria Stylianou – Advertising

Niki Andreou – Layout Supervisor

Panagiotis Mina, Stelios Kallinikou, Antonis Antoniou, Αgisilaou & Spyrou Advertising Photography, Motion Art Photography, 123rf – Photography

Maria Zervou, Maria Kapatai  – Proof reading

Sophocles Karpasitis – Digital Image Editing

Chryses Syntages

Chryso Lefou – Chief Editor

Stavros Christodoulou – Publication Advisor

Tasos Gagkos – Art Director

Elena Elia, Maria Stylianou – Advertising

Antonis G. Antoniou, ©dreamstime.com, 123rf – Photography

Sophocles Karpasitis – Digital Image Editing


Tasos Giavroutas – Digital Media & IT Manager

Andreas Nicolaides – Digital Media Manager

Giorgos Angastiniotis – Philenews.com Editor

Maria Porfiriou – Elena Matheou – Like.com.cy Editors

Marios Pavlou – Head of Web Development

Ioanna Giannikou – Web Developer

Giannos Afxenti – Web Developer

Human Resources

Nikoleta Kynigou – Human Resources Officer


Pantelina Andreou – Production Coordinator