Member of the European Parliament
Mr. Lefteris Christoforou studied Economics and received a Master's Degree in Business Administration at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
He was a representative of the Democratic Rally (DISY) in the Famagusta constituency, Cyprus, from 1996-2014. He is the former Chairman of the House Standing Committee for Areas in Proximity to the Ceasefire Line and of the House Standing Committee on Trade and Industry. He is also a former member of the House Standing Committee on Refugees-Enclaved-Missing-Adversely Affected Persons. He was also a member of the delegation of the House to the Inter-parliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy. He is currently the Vice-President of the Democratic Rally in Cyprus.
Since 2014 Mr. Christoforou is a Member of the European Parliament, Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats).