Marios Demosthenous awarded the ‘Excellence in Finance Leaders’ award at FiNext Conference Dubai 2020.

FiNext Conference
2 min readApr 13, 2020

Dubai 2020. Marios Demosthenous is the Head of the Financial Risk Department at Trading Point of Financial Instruments (

Marios has a degree of MSc International Management and Consulting from the University of Reading, and Bank Operations Diploma from the Institute of Banking Studies, Cyprus.

As the Head of Financial Risk Department, his main duties involve designing of payment flows based on local market requirements, monitoring payment channels to ensure smooth business operations in different markets, developing new payment relationships to strategically support business growth in both established and new markets and strategic development of the group on different areas and new markets at a global level.

Marios also worked in the Financial Control Department where he managed the establishment of the Financial Control Department in close cooperation with the CFO, also he had designed the monitoring system and customized payments velocity rules to minimize fraud risks within a smooth customer experience.

“It is a great personal achievement, ideally supported by an amazing team in a highly dynamic and demanding environment.”, said Marios.

Marios was honored at the Finext Awards and Conference award ceremony at Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre.

This was the Fourth Edition of FiNext Awards & Conference, held on the 26th and 27th of February at the Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre. This much-awaited conference of the year brought together and celebrated the excellence of companies and people in the FinTech sector.

Fin-Tech industry needed space for the smartest, innovative, inventive and ambitious people to connect and create, consequently FiNext Awards and Conference were started as a dedicated platform to serve the needs of the Fin-Tech industry in terms of interaction, innovation, networking and showcasing of the talent.

Two days of celebration of people who have put their lives in innovating, transforming the way how people transact through technology. FiNext Awards acknowledge people who are bringing the future of finance through their persistent efforts.

The conference strives to build a platform for startups, SMEs, key decision-makers, researchers, investors and people from the media to interact and garner meaningful alliances.

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