Marios Koutsios Senior Associate
Expertise and Professional Background
Marios Koutsios joined Harneys in 2010 and is a senior associate in the Cyprus office. He is a member of the Banking and Finance department and advises major international banking institutions on project and asset finance transactions and security structures. Marios also practises corporate and commercial law, specialising in the area of capital markets.
Marios is co-author of the Cyprus Chapter of the Neate and Godfrey: Bank Confidentiality, 6th edition and has authored legal articles in the International Banking Newsletter of the International Law Office.
Marios is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association.
Marios' recent experience includes:
- Advising Advent International plc, as financial sponsor, on India’s first synthetic INR-denominated margin loan
- Advising Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, ANZ Fiduciary Services Pty Ltd, Credit Suisse AG, Sydney Branch, ING Bank N.V. Singapore Branch in relation to a $385 million secured term loan facility agreement granted to ASX-listed SpeedCast International Limited, SpeedCast Limited and SpeedCast Australia Pty Limited (Speedcast)
- Advising leading agro industrial company Camposol on its US$200 million exchange offer (click here for details)
- Advising in bond issues in aggregate worth €1 billion for real estate holding company Aroundtown Property (click here for details)
Education & Admissions
University of Kent (LLM)
University of Kent (LLB)
Banking and Finance
Corporate and Commercial
Cyprus Banking & Finance
In early 2013 the Cyprus banking sector was in severe difficulties. As a result of the disproportionately large banking sector, Cyprus was facing a major economic crisis. Laiki bank, the second largest bank in Cyprus, was on the verge of bankruptcy... read more
Harneys acted for lenders in two successive bond issues in aggregate worth €1 billion in 2016 by Aroundtown Property Holding Plc. Aroundtown is a specialist real estate holding company focussed on investing in and managing turnaround opportunities... read more