Karekla Maria

Director

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Maria Karekla is a Director in the Governance Services department of Arendt Investor Services.
She specialises in corporate governance matters for regulated and non-regulated investment funds as defined under the AIF and UCITS Law.
Maria joined Arendt Investor Services in 2022 managing a portfolio of CSSF regulated and non-regulated investment funds investing mainly in transferable securities, real estate, private equity, infrastructure and renewable energy assets worldwide. She is an active board member of entities forming part of one of the largest real estate investment firms in the UK.

  • LL.B. in Law and LL.M. in Commercial and Corporate Law from Queen Mary University of London (UK)
  • Qualified lawyer in Cyprus

  • Member of the Cyprus Bar Association
  • Affiliated Member – Institut Luxembourgeois des Administrateurs (ILA)
  • Affiliated Member of LPEA – Fund Administration Committee
  • Affiliated Member of ALFI – Private Assets Conference Committee

Maria has over 12 years of professional experience in corporate and commercial law. In the course of her career, she has been involved in complex corporate restructurings and M&As, and provided legal advice to HNWIs, family offices and reputable company groups.